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The Best 'High School Musical' Quotes

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High School Musical quotes are certainly quotable for movie fans. These are some of the best quotes from the Disney TV musical High School Musical as determined by you and your votes. Debuting on January 20, 2006, High School Musical was the TV special that launched the HSM trilogy and the careers of Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens. Not only was it a ratings hit for Disney, but High School Musical also produced the best-selling album in the U.S. for all of 2006. The TV movie's tagline was "This School Rocks Like No Other!"

What are the best High School Musical quotes? Do you like Gabriella telling Troy, "Do you remember in kindergarten how you'd meet a kid and know nothing about them, then 10 seconds later you're playing like you're best friends, because you didn't have to be anything but yourself"? Or do you like some of the lesser known lines from the film? Let it be known. Vote for your top High School Musical quotes and watch them rise to the top of the list.


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    Someday You Might Thank Me For This

    DJ: [after forcing Troy and Gabriella on stage] You know, someday, someday you might thank me for this.


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    Microwave Popcorn

    Troy: [after Gabriella makes a three point shot on the first try] Whoa! Don't tell me you're good at hoops too?

    Gabriella: You know, I once scored forty-one points on the league championship game.

    Troy: No way.

    Gabriella: [sarcastic] Mmm hmm, and on the same day I invented the space shuttle and microwave popcorn.

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    It's Foreign Territory

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    Chad: Have you ever seen Michael Crawford on a cereal box?

    Troy: Who's Michael Crawford?

    Chad: Exactly my point! He was the Phantom of the Opera on Broadway. Now my mom, she's seen that musical twenty-seven times. And she put Michael Crawford's picture in our refrigerator. Yeah, not on it, in it. So my point is, if you play basketball, you're gonna end up on a cereal box. If you sing in musicals, you're gonna end up in my mom's refrigerator.

    Troy: Why would she put his picture in her refrigerator?

    Chad: I don't know, one of her crazy diet ideas. Look, I don't attempt to understand the female mind Troy! [Ms. Falstaff peers around the corner] It's foreign territory.

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    Shut Up, Zeke!

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    Chad: Yeah, and Zeke? Zeke is baking. Crème brûlée.

    Troy: Oh, what's that?

    Zeke: Oh, it's a creamy custard-like filling with a carmelized surface. It's really satisfying.

    Chad: Shut up, Zeke!