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The Best Quotes From 'The Big Lebowski' 

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Updated August 28, 2019 70 votes 13 voters 25 items

The best quotes from The Big Lebowski make you realize how funny the movie really is, even if you haven't seen it in a while. Let's rank the greatest quotes from The Big Lebowski, with the help of your votes. Starring Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, and Julianne Moore, The Big Lebowski was directed by the Coen brothers and was released in 1998.

What are your favorite lines from The Big Lebowski? One of the memorable one-liners was when The Dude says, "Well, sir, it's this rug I had. It really tied the room together." Another great line from The Big Lebowski is, "I mean, say what you want about the tenets of National Socialism, Dude, at least it's an ethos." spoken by Walter who was played by John Goodman.

Vote up all The Big Lebowski quotes you want to see at the top of the list, regardless of which character they come from.

This Rug I Had is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quotes From 'The Big Lebowski'
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This Rug I Had

Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski: Well, sir, it's this rug I had. It really tied the room together.

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The Dude is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quotes From 'The Big Lebowski'
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The Dude

Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski: Look, let me explain something to you. I'm not Mr. Lebowski. You're Mr. Lebowski. I'm the Dude. So that's what you call me. That, or His Dudeness … Duder … or El Duderino, if, you know, you're not into the whole brevity thing.

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Complicated Case is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quotes From 'The Big Lebowski'
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Complicated Case

Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski: This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head. Luckily I'm adhering to a pretty strict, uh, drug regimen to keep my mind, you know, limber.

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Your Opinion

Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski: Yeah, well, you know, that's just, like, your opinion, man.

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