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Top 100 Movie Quotes

The following table lists the top 100 movie quotes in 100 years of film, according to the American Film Institute, including movies such as Gone With the Wind and Casablanca.

 QuoteMovieYear
1.Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.Gone With the Wind1939
2.I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.The Godfather1972
3.You don't understand! I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.On the Waterfront1954
4.Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore.The Wizard of Oz1939
5.Here's looking at you, kid.Casablanca1942
6.Go ahead, make my day.Sudden Impact1983
7.All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.Sunset Blvd.1950
8.May the Force be with you.Star Wars1977
9.Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.All About Eve1950
10.You talking to me?Taxi Driver1976
11.What we've got here is failure to communicate.Cool Hand Luke1967
12.I love the smell of napalm in the morning. Apocalypse Now1979
13.Love means never having to say you're sorry.Love Story1970
14.The stuff that dreams are made of.The Maltese Falcon1941
15.E.T. phone home.E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial1982
16.They call me Mister Tibbs!In the Heat of the Night1967
17.Rosebud.Citizen Kane1941
18.Made it, Ma! Top of the world!White Heat1949
19.I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore!Network1976
20.Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.Casablanca1942
21.A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.The Silence of the Lambs1991
22.Bond. James Bond.Dr. No1962
23.There's no place like home. The Wizard of Oz1939
24.I am big! It's the pictures that got small.Sunset Blvd.1950
25.Show me the money!Jerry Maguire1996
26.Why don't you come up sometime and see me?She Done Him Wrong1933
27.I'm walking here! I'm walking here!Midnight Cowboy1969
28.Play it, Sam. Play 'As Time Goes By.'Casablanca1942
29.You can't handle the truth!A Few Good Men1992
30.I want to be alone.Grand Hotel1932
31.After all, tomorrow is another day!Gone With the Wind1939
32.Round up the usual suspects.Casablanca1942
33.I'll have what she's having.When Harry Met Sally1989
34.You know how to whistle, don't you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow.To Have and Have Not1944
35.You're gonna need a bigger boat.Jaws1975
36.Badges? We ain't got no badges! We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges!The Treasure of the Sierra Madre1948
37.I'll be back.The Terminator1984
38.Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.The Pride of the Yankees1942
39.If you build it, he will come. Field of Dreams1989
40.Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.Forrest Gump1994
41.We rob banks.Bonnie and Clyde1967
42.Plastics.The Graduate1967
43.We'll always have Paris.Casablanca1942
44.I see dead people.The Sixth Sense1999
45.Stella! Hey, Stella!A Streetcar Named Desire1951
46.Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.Now, Voyager1942
47.Shane. Shane. Come back!Shane1953
48.Well, nobody's perfect.Some Like It Hot1959
49.It's alive! It's alive!Frankenstein1931
50.Houston, we have a problem.Apollo 131995
51.You've got to ask yourself one question: 'Do I feel lucky?' Well, do ya, punk?Dirty Harry1971
52.You had me at “hello.”Jerry Maguire1996
53.One morning I shot an elephant in my pajamas. How he got in my pajamas, I don't know.Animal Crackers1930
54.There's no crying in baseball!A League of Their Own1992
55.La-dee-da, la-dee-da.Annie Hall1977
56.A boy's best friend is his mother.Psycho1960
57.Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.Wall Street1987
58.Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.The Godfather II1974
59.As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.Gone With the Wind1939
60.Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into!Sons of the Desert1933
61.Say “hello” to my little friend!Scarface1983
62.What a dump.Beyond the Forest1949
63.Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you?The Graduate1967
64.Gentlemen, you can't fight in here! This is the War Room!Dr. Strangelove1964
65.Elementary, my dear Watson.The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes1929
66.Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape.Planet of the Apes1968
67.Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.Casablanca1942
68.Here's Johnny!The Shining1980
69.They're here!Poltergeist1982
70.Is it safe?Marathon Man1976
71.Wait a minute, wait a minute. You ain't heard nothin' yet!The Jazz Singer1927
72.No wire hangers, ever!Mommie Dearest1981
73.Mother of mercy, is this the end of Rico?Little Caesar1930
74.Forget it, Jake, it's Chinatown.Chinatown1974
75.I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.A Streetcar Named Desire1951
76.Hasta la vista, baby.Terminator 2: Judgment Day1991
77.Soylent Green is people!Soylent Green1973
78.Open the pod bay doors, HAL.2001: A Space Odyssey1968
79.Striker: Surely you can't be serious. Airplane!1980
Rumack: I am serious…and don't call me Shirley.
80.Yo, Adrian!Rocky1976
81.Hello, gorgeous.Funny Girl1968
82.Toga! Toga!National Lampoon's Animal House1978
83.Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.Dracula1931
84.Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.King Kong1933
85.My precious.The Lord of the Rings: Two Towers2002
86.Attica! Attica!Dog Day Afternoon1975
87.Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but you've got to come back a star!42nd Street1933
88.Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go!On Golden Pond1981
89.Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.Knute Rockne All American1940
90.A martini. Shaken, not stirred.Goldfinger1964
91.Who's on first.The Naughty Nineties1945
92.Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac...It's in the hole! It's in the hole! It's in the hole!Caddyshack1980
93.Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death!Auntie Mame1958
94.I feel the need - the need for speed!Top Gun1986
95.Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.Dead Poets Society1989
96.Snap out of it!Moonstruck1987
97.My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.Yankee Doodle Dandy1942
98.Nobody puts Baby in a corner.Dirty Dancing1987
99.I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too!The Wizard of Oz1939
100.I'm king of the world!Titanic1997
Source: American Film Institute, 2005. www.afi.com .

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