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The Best 'Léon: The Professional' Movie Quotes 

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Updated June 14, 2019 638 votes 218 voters 12.2k views 29 items

The best quotes from Léon: The Professional shows why the movie has become a classic. In a film chock full of memorable lines and dialogue, there are plenty of quotes from Léon: The Professional to choose from. The movie stars Jean Reno as Leon, a professional hitman who takes the young Mathilda, played by Natalie Portman, under his wing. After Mathilda witnesses the brutal murder of her family she convinces Leon to teach her how to become an assassin. Leon is obviously hesitant to take on such a young protege but eventually agrees. Which of these are your favorite quotes from The Professional? Because it’s time to determine the best lines from the movie.

Your votes will help determine the best quotes from The Professional. Vote up the most memorable Léon: The Professional movie quotes from the list below and vote down the lines you could forget.

Calm Down is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 'Léon: The Professional' Movie Quotes
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Calm Down

Mathilda: I don't wanna lose you, Léon.
Léon: You're not going to lose me. You've given me a taste for life. I wanna be happy. Sleep in a bed, have roots. And you'll never be alone again, Mathilda. Please, go now, baby, go. Calm down, I'll meet you at Tony's in an hour, I love you, now go, go now.

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Always Like This is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 'Léon: The Professional' Movie Quotes
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Always Like This

Mathilda: Is life always this hard, or is it just when you're a kid?
Léon: Always like this.

 

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Okay is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 'Léon: The Professional' Movie Quotes
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Okay

Léon: And stop saying "okay" all the time. Okay?
Mathilda: Okay.
Léon: Good.

 

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I'm Old Enough is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 'Léon: The Professional' Movie Quotes
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I'm Old Enough

Léon: You need some time to grow up a little.
Mathilda: I finished growing up, Léon. I just get older.
Léon: For me it's the opposite. I'm old enough. I need time to grow up.

 

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