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2001: A Space Odyssey Quotes

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Here are the best 2001: A Space Odyssey quotes, as ranked by fans' votes. This list of great movie quotes from 2001: A Space Odyssey collects all of the most famous lines from the film in one place, allowing you to pick the top quotes and move them up the list. Quotations from movies are repeated all the time in other movies, on television, in speeches and in day-to-day life, so having a good knowledge of good movie quotes (and having resources useful to search movie quotes) have become essential. This list includes all the best 2001: A Space Odyssey lines and moments, just as they appeared in the actual movie script. Whether they are funny quotes, sad quotes, quotes about love or death, all the most famous 2001: A Space Odyssey quotes are here.

  • 5

    Special Birthday Wish

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    Dr Floyd: Is there anything else special that you would like for your birthday?
    Floyd's Daughter: A bush baby.
    Dr Floyd: A bush baby. Well, we'll have to see about that.
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  • 6

    Space Failure

    HAL: I've just picked up a fault in the AE35 unit. It's going to go 100% failure in 72 hours.
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  • 7

    Complete Biodata

    Female computerized voice: Welcome to Voiceprint Identification. When you see the red light go on, would you please state in the following order: your destination, your nationality, and your full name; surname first, Christian name and initial.
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    No Idea

    Dr Floyd: Don't suppose you have any idea what the damn thing is, huh?
    Dr. Rolf Halvorsen: Wish to hell we did.
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