The best The Island 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 The Island, with the help of your votes. Starring Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johansson, The Island was directed by Michael Bay and released in 2005.
What is your favorite The Island quote? One memorable line was when McCord said, "You know when you really want something, you close your eyes and wish for it really hard? God is the guy that ignores you." Another great line from The Island is, "I guess just you and God. That's the answer you're looking for, isn't it?" spoken by Laurent.
Vote up your top The Island quotes, regardless of which character they come from.
The Guy That Ignores You
McCord: (mumbles about God)
Lincoln Six-Echo: Who is God?
McCord: You know when you really want something, you close your eyes and wish for it really hard? God is the guy that ignores you.4611Agree or disagree?
Dr. Merrick: What's troubling, you, Lincoln?
Lincoln Six-Echo: It...it's just...all right, Tuesday night is tofu night, and I'm asking myself "Who here decided that everyone likes tofu in the first place, and what is tofu anyway?" And why can't I have bacon? I line up every morning, and I'm not allowed any bacon for my breakfast. And - and tell me - let's talk about all the white. Why is everyone wearing white all the time? It's impossible to keep clean, I'm walking around, I get - I always get the gray stripe, I never get any color, and I hand it in to be cleaned, a and someone cleans it and fold it neatly back in my drawer, but who? Who is that person? I don't know. I wanna know answers and I wish that there was more.
Dr. Merrick: More?
Lincoln Six-Echo: Yeah, more than just waiting to go to The Island!406Agree or disagree?
McCord: Man, why do I gotta be the guy tells the kids there's no Santa Claus? OK, look. You're...Well, you're not like me. I mean, you're not... human. I mean, you're human, but you just, you're not real. You're not, like, a real person. Like me. You're clones. You're copies of people out here in the world.184Agree or disagree?
I Give LIfe
Dr. Merrick: I have discovered the Holy Grail of science, Mr. Laurent. I give life. The Agnates... they're simply tools, instruments. They have no souls. The possibilities are endless here. In two years' time, I will be able to cure children's leukemia. How many people on Earth can say that, Mr. Laurent?
Laurent: I guess just you and God. That's the answer you're looking for, isn't it?197Agree or disagree?