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The Best 'Rocky' Quotes

Updated June 19, 2019 143 votes 27 voters 2.0k views24 items

The best Rocky quotes 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 Rocky, with the help of your votes. Starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, and Carl Weathers, Rocky was directed by John G. Avildsen and released in 1976. 

What are your favorite lines from Rocky? There are plenty of fun and inspirational Rocky quotes to choose from. One of the memorable one-liners was when Apollo Creed said, "'Apollo Creed Meets the Italian Stallion.' Sounds like a damn monster movie." Another great line from Rocky is, "How 'bout I stay here and you fight?" spoken by Rocky when talking to Adrian.

Vote up your top Rocky quotes, regardless of which character they come from.

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    Rocky: Adrian!!

    Adrian: Rocky?! Rocky!

    Rocky: Adriann!!!!!


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      Don't Want One

      Apollo: Ain't gonna be no rematch. Ain't gonna be no rematch.

      Rocky: Don't want one.


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        Yo, Adrian

        Rocky: I just want to say hi to my girlfriend, OK? Yo, Adrian! It's me, Rocky.

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          It's Thursday

          Rocky: Listen, I don't want no turkey anyway, ya know.

          Adrian: But it was Thanksgiving.

          Rocky: It was what?

          Adrian: It was Thanksgiving.

          Rocky: Yeah, to you. But to me, it's Thursday, right?


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