Intimidating quotes from movies
But when it’s over, I know you’ll be the one standing. We keep losing and losing till we say, you know, “What the hell am I livin’ around here for? Duke (Rocky IV): You’re gonna have to go through hell, worse than any nightmare you’ve ever dreamed. Little by little, we lose our friends, we lose everything.Because this is to be asserted in general of men, that they are ungrateful, fickle, false, cowardly, covetous, and as long as you succeed they are yours entirely; they will offer you their blood, property, life and children, as is said above, when the need is far distant; but when it approaches they turn against you. The quickest way to get it over with is to go get the bastards who started it.And that prince who, relying entirely on their promises, has neglected other precautions, is ruined; because friendships that are obtained by payments, and not by greatness or nobility of mind, may indeed be earned, but they are not secured, and in time of need cannot be relied upon; and men have less scruple in offending one who is beloved than one who is feared, for love is preserved by the link of obligation which, owing to the baseness of men, is broken at every opportunity for their advantage; but fear preserves you by a dread of punishment which never fails. The quicker they are whipped, the quicker we can go home. And when we get to Berlin, I am personally going to shoot that paper hanging son-of-a-bitch Hitler. — George Patton It is not the critic that counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or the doer of deeds could have them better. Tonight the American flag floats from yonder hill or Molly Stark sleeps a widow! Rocky IV: Going in one more round when you don’t think you can – that’s what makes all the difference in your life. Rocky IV: I guess what I’m trying to say is, if I can change, and you can change, everybody can change. Mickey Flashback (Rocky V): And nature is smarter than people think.Doctors and scientists said that breaking the four-minute mile was impossible, that one would die in the attempt. We are nerved for the contest, and must conquer or perish.2 weeks ago, I attended the Unleash the Power Within Seminar conducted by Tony Robbins and was introduced a movie character named Rocky Balboa during the seminar. Rocky Balboa VI: I appreciate that, but maybe you’re looking out for your interests just a little bit more.I have heard of the name Rocky before I attend the seminar but I did not really bother to find the movie. Every once in a while a person comes along who defies the odds, who defies logic, and fulfills an incredible dream. I mean you shouldn’t be asking people to come down here and pay the freight on something they paid, it still ain’t good enough, I mean you think that’s right? : Go watch Rocky if you have not and you will definitely find some meaning about life.
I got no reason to go on.” But with you, kid, boy, I got a reason to go on.
Perhaps no movie character can beat Yoda when it comes to the wise, all-knowing mentor.
This simple retort to Luke’s complaint is a poignant underscore to one of the main themes in the Star Wars films: that a strong mind that perseveres can do anything in life.
— Patrick Henry, 1775We view ourselves on the eve of battle.
Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!Another theme in Chicago rings reminiscent of Shakespeare’s “all the worlds a stage..”. A quiet, simple moment that teaches us all to remember to walk a mile in another’s shoes.