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Life is Beautiful Movie Quotes

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Best Life is Beautiful quotes, with movie clips, ranked by fans. This list of great movie quotes from Life is Beautiful 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. Many of the most notable quotes come from sources you may not even know about, some could even be the most memorable Life Is Beautiful quotes or come from some of the other most quotable movies of all time.

Regarded by many as one of the best movies of all time, Life is Beautiful (La vita è bella) takes place in German-occupied Italy during World War II as a man tries to use humor save his son from the horrors of a Nazi death camp they've been taken prisoner in. Director and star Roberto Benigni's film was lauded by critics and audiences and won the Oscar for Best Foreign Film as well as the Oscar for Best Actor in a year filled with big name contenders like Tom Hanks and Ian McKellen.

This list includes all the best Life is Beautiful 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 Life is Beautiful quotes are here.
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    Losing Three Points

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    Guido: You can lose all your points for any one of three things. One: If you cry. Two: If you ask to see your mother. Three: If you're hungry and ask for a snack! Forget it!
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    Riding on a Train

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    Guido: You've never ridden on a train, have you? They're fantastic! Everybody stands up, close together, and there are no seats!
    Giosué Orefice: There aren't any seats?
    Guido: Seats? On a train? It's obvious you've never ridden one before! No, everybody's packed in, standing up. Look at this line to get on! Hey, we've got tickets, save room for us!
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    Let's Take The Bus

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    Giosué Orefice: I didn't like the train.
    Guido: Me, neither. We'll take the bus back, okay?
    Guido: Did you hear that? We're taking the bus back!
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    They Don't Make Them Work

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    Dora: At least they don't make the children and old people work.
    Female Prisoner: They don't make them work because they kill them! One day, you will hear a lady calling, "Kids, come take a shower," then they gas them!
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