The Best Quotes From 'Apollo 13' Will Take You To The Moon (And Back)

The best quotes from Apollo 13 make you realize how great the movie really is, even if you haven't seen it in a while. Let's rank the greatest quotes from Apollo 13, with the help of your votes. Starring Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, and Kevin Bacon, Apollo 13 was directed by Ron Howard and released in 1995.

What are your favorite lines from Apollo 13? One of the memorable one-liners was when Jim Lovell said, "Gentlemen, it's been a privilege flying with you." Another great line from Apollo 13 is, "From now on, we live in a world where man has walked on the moon. And it's not a miracle, we just decided to go." also spoken by Jim Lovell who was played by Tom Hanks.

Vote up the Apollo 13 quotes you want to see at the top of the list, regardless of which character they come from.

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    A Privilege

    Jim Lovell: Gentlemen, it's been a privilege flying with you.

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    Good To See You

    Jim Lovell: Hello Houston, this is Odyssey. It's good to see you again.

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    Jim Lovell: Houston, we have a problem.

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    Don't Be Scared

    Marilyn Lovell: We came to tell you something. There's been an accident. Jimmy's okay, he's all right, but he's not gonna get to walk on the moon.

    Blanche Lovell: Well, they said he was.

    Marilyn Lovell: I know. I know. That was before. Now there's been an explosion. And they're all okay, they're all right. But now they're just going to try to figure out how to get them home. And it's a little bit dangerous. Oh, sweetie.

    Blanche Lovell: Are you scared? (Susan nods yes) Well, don't you worry, honey. If they could get a washing machine to fly, my Jimmy could land it.