The Greatest Movie Quotes of All Time Films
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The Greatest Movie Quotes of All Time

List Criteria: Best quotes from the greatest movies only.

These are the most memorable lines uttered on film, lines and quotes that have lived on long past the point where people even know where they originated from. This list asks "What are the greatest movie quotes of all time?" by incorporating the views and opinions of all members of the Ranker Community. Nominate your picks for best line ever by making a list of your own. This list includes the movies quotes with videos so you can rewatch your favorite iconic scenes from movies and remember where these popular movie quotes are from.

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    the people's #1 &most listed
    May The Force Be With You.

    100
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    Bond. James Bond.

    99
  3. 3
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    I'll Be Back.

    98
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    Go Ahead, Make My Day.

    95
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    I'm Going To Make Him An Offer He Can't Refuse.

    93
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    Frankly, My Dear, I Don't Give A Damn.

    92
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    You Talking To Me?

    92
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    You Can't Handle The Truth!

    90
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    Houston, We Have A Problem.

    88
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    Yippee-ki-yay, Motherf*cker.

    88
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    You've Got To Ask Yourself One Question: 'Do I Feel Lucky?' Well, Do Ya, Punk?

    87
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    You're Gonna Need A Bigger Boat.

    87
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    Toto, I've Got A Feeling We're Not In Kansas Anymore.

    85
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    Say Hello To My Little Friend!

    83
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    I Love The Smell Of Napalm In The Morning.

    83
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    Here's Johnny!

    83
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    Hasta La Vista, Baby.

    81
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    It's Only A Flesh Wound!

    81
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    There's No Place Like Home.

    81
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    What We've Got Here Is Failure To Communicate.

    79
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    Keep Your Friends Close, But Your Enemies Closer.

    78
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    I See Dead People.

    76
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    Here's Looking At You, Kid.

    75
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    No. Try Not. Do... Or Do Not. There Is No Try.

    74
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    Mama Always Said Life Was Like A Box Of Chocolates. You Never Know What You're Gonna Get.

    72
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    Striker: Surely You Can't Be Serious. Rumack: I Am Serious...And Don't Call Me Shirley.

    72
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    There's No Crying In Baseball!

    71
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    Get Your Stinking Paws Off Me, You Damned Dirty Ape.

    71
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    Badges? We Ain't Got No Badges! We Don't Need No Badges! I Don't Have To Show You Any Stinking Badges!

    68
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    No! I Am You Father!

    66
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    I'll Have What She's Having.

    66
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    I'm Batman.

    66
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    I'm As Mad As Hell, And I'm Not Going To Take This Anymore!

    66
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Gentlemen, You Can't Fight In Here! This Is The War Room!

    65
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    A Census Taker Once Tried To Test Me. I Ate His Liver With Some Fava Beans And A Nice Chianti.

    65
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    ranked low on reranks
    My Name Is Inigo Montoya. You Killed My Father. Prepare To Die.

    64
  37. 37
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    Elementary, My Dear Watson!

    64
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    This Is Sparta!

    63
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Fasten Your Seatbelts, It's Going To Be A Bumpy Night!

    63
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    Louis, I Think This Is The Beginning Of A Beautiful Friendship.

    62
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    Snakes. Why'd It Have To Be Snakes?

    62
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    Run Forrest Run

    61
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    You Don't Understand! I Coulda Had Class. I Coulda Been A Contender. I Could've Been Somebody, Instead Of A Bum, Which Is What I Am.

    60
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    If You Build It, He Will Come.

    60
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    Khaaaaan!

    59
  46. 46
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    It's The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of.

    59
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    All I Have In This World Are My Balls And My Word, And I Don't Break Them For Anybody.

    59
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    There Are Two Types Of People In The World – Those With A Gun, And Those Who Dig. Now Dig!

    59
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    Nobody Puts Baby In A Corner.

    59
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    E.T. Phone Home

    58
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