Here’s our pick of the best movie quotes of 2021 so far in alphabetical order.
Top Movie Quotes 2021
King James: Say what you will about these colonists, but frying a chicken, and putting it in a bucket, that’s a solid idea.
Scott Ward: If it’s a choice between dying on the Strip, and spending another day flipping patties at the Lucky Boy, I’ll gamble on a few million.
Sea-Doo Guy: There are good ships. And wood ships. And ships that sail the sea. But the best ships are friendships. And may they always be.
Natasha Romanoff: Pain only makes us stronger.
Isabel Clemens: The thing is that it’s amazing how easy humans can get used to even something spectacular.
Ted: “Warning, may cause drooling, babbling, emotional outbursts, fits of laughter, loss of bowel control, chubby thighs?” I think some guys at my gym take this stuff.
Joe: Hey, are you like that guy, the one from Taken, who has a particular set of skills?
Viola: Do you just believe everything that guy says?
Todd: Our mayor is a war hero.
Viola: Doesn’t mean you shouldn’t ask questions.
Cherry: Sometimes I feel like I’ve already seen everything that’s going to happen. And it’s a nightmare.
Semmi: You walk like an American pimp.
Lavelle Junson: You dress like a slave from the future.
Harp: Home ain’t a place. It’s a fam. That’s what make us cowboys.
Arne Johnson: Being brave doesn’t mean you’re not scared. It means you are scared, but you hang in there.
Oleg Penkovsky: Maybe we’re only two people. But this is how things change.
Cruella: The good thing about evil people is you can always trust them to do something, well, evil.
Basil Brown: We all fail. Every day. There are some things we just can’t succeed at. No matter how hard we try.
Roman: Two dudes from the ghetto, outer space. You know ain’t nobody going to believe us, right?
Tej: You’re right.
Anthony: I feel as if I’m losing all my leaves. The branches, and the wind, and the rain. I don’t know what’s happening anymore.
Mike: Welcome to not knowing the right thing to do. That’s a dad specialty.
Kate: Why do you know so much about killers?
Josh: Know thy enemy, right?
Cindy Berman: I thought if I just put my head down, and followed the rules, everything would be fine, that I’d get out of Shadyside. But now I know you were right. Everything is cursed.
Sarah Fier: The truth will come out. Maybe not today, and maybe not tomorrow, but it will. The truth shall be your curse.
Adela: America is México. America is Africa. America is Italia. We can take it all, we can learn it all, and we can embrace it.
Madison Russell: So what is this place?
Bernie Hayes: Well, if there’s a corporate friendly term for “sacrifice pit”, I’d say we are in it.
Scarlet: You are a strong, smart, incredibly impressive young woman. There’s not a single person on earth I’d rather kill people with.
Sonia Kincaid: Don’t you think I would make a great mother?
Michael Bryce: I think you will. Yes. Oh, my God. A child would be so lucky to have you as its host.
Sonia Kincaid: Thank you, Bryce. Thank you. It must be your powerful asexuality that makes you such a good listener.
Marla Grayson: Every fortune ever accumulated started with a leap of faith. But before you take that leap, first take a long, hard look at yourself. Know who you are.
Usnavi: A dream isn’t some sparkly diamond we get. You know, sometimes, it’s rough. And it’s not so pretty.
Fred Hampton: Anywhere there’s people, there’s power.
Frank Wolff: I just think if you’re lucky enough to have one person in this life to care about, then that’s world enough for me.
Ellie: They say if we don’t learn from past mistakes, we’re bound to repeat them. But can we also learn to let go of the past, learn to forge ahead, keeping the knowledge close, but not letting it overtake our ability to try again, to feel again?
Joe ‘Deke’ Deacon: It’s the little things that rip you apart. It’s the little things that get you caught.
Alberto Scorfano: Now, walking is just like swimming. But without fins. Or a tail. And also, there’s no water. Otherwise, it’s like the exact same thing.
Marie: I value mystery. The unknown. It’s what supports the tension of a relationship and forces us to be the best version of ourselves. The “what if” factor.
Greta: It’s true that we’re losing time every day, all the time, until one day it’s all gone. But you’re gaining it too. Every second. Perfect moments, one after the other, until, by the end, you have your whole life. You have everything. And it costs you everything. But it’s worth it.
Mohamedou Ould Slahi: In Arabic, the word for “free” and the word for “forgiveness” is the same word. This is how, even here, I can be free.
Katie Mitchell: Families can be hard, but they’re so worth fighting for. They might be one of the only things that are.
Liu Kang: Focus on what you can’t deny. Find the truth in you. The pain. It’s the ultimate catalyst.
Vivian: Claudia won’t talk to me. I might get kicked out of school. And I might have sex.
Lisa: Wait a minute. You might get kicked out of school?
Mike Lowen: I believe all truths must be acknowledged, however painful they are, or else there’s no growth. And growth is the key.
Hutch Mansell: Give me the goddamn kitty-cat bracelet, m*therf***er!
Bob: You know, I’ve met hundreds of people out here, and I don’t ever say a final goodbye. I always just say, “I’ll see you down the road.” And I do.
Barnabas: It’s not hard to lie to someone who wants to believe.
Emmett: The people that are left, what they’ve become, you don’t know, do you? I knew. They’re not the kind of people worth saving.
Sisu: It may feel impossible, but sometimes, you just have to take the first step, even before you’re ready.
Bugs Bunny: You know something? If we’re going out, we’re going out looney. Let’s go, team! All tooney, big mooney, full looney!
Det. William Schenk: So how do you take your coffee in the morning?
Det. Zeke Banks: Alone.
Zoe Levenson: I applied to the HARP program because I thought it would be a funny story to be rejected by Hyperion. But now I realize this is one of those rare opportunities that could truly give my life meaning beyond anything I could imagine.
George Claire: People really don’t want the truth, and they certainly don’t want to be set free.
Arthur: Assume the worst case scenario. Assume catastrophe, and act accordingly.
The King: How can we not stop two chicks in their forties?!
Laser: Mid-forties at least.
Dr. Covey: Lara Jean, you got to stay true to yourself. Okay? You can’t save this relationship by not growing.
Terence: If a picture of this mouse is tweeted out to InstaBookFace, or the Ticky Tok, we will be ruined.
Dan Forester: Second chances are really hard to come by.
John Kelly: They’re going to play by my rules now. I’ll show them what a pawn can do to a king.
Anna Fox: I’m not crazy. I’m not hallucinating. Do I seem unreasonable?
H: I can do in two weeks what you only wish you could do in twenty years.
Bruce Wayne: I don’t care how many demons he’s fought in how many hells, he’s never fought us. Not us united.