Flashcards in Famous Last Words Deck (47):
"Tomorrow, I’ll think of some way to get him back. After all, tomorrow is another day."
Gone With the Wind (Margaret Mitchell)
"So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past."
"“Oh, Jake,” Brett said, “we could have had such a damned good time together.” Ahead was a mounted policeman in khaki directing traffic. He raised his baton. The car slowed suddenly pressing Brett against me. “Yes,” I said. “Isn’t it pretty to think so?”
The Sun Also Rises (Hemingway)
"Then starting home, he walked toward the trees, and under them, leaving behind him the big sky, the whisper of wind voices in the wind-bent wheat."
In Cold Blood
“Yes, she thought, laying down her brush in extreme fatigue, I have had my vision.”
To the Lighthouse (Virginia Wolf)
"Don’t ever tell anybody anything. If you do, you start missing everybody."
Catcher in the Rye
“'You can trust me,' R.V. said, watching her hand. 'I’m a man of my'"
The Broom of the System (David Foster Wallace)
"As you from crimes would pardoned be,
Let your indulgence set me free."
". . . and then he asked me would I yes to say yes my mountain flower and first I put my arms around him yes and drew him down to me so he could feel my breasts all perfume yes and his heart was going like mad and yes I said yes I will Yes."
Ulysses (James Joyce)
“At that point, I realized that maybe working for the man isn’t so bad, and now I run a little company called Coca-Cola, ever heard of it?”
On the Road
“And they both lived happily ever after.”
Lolita (Vladimir Nabakov)
“Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship,”
"Look, Daddy. Teacher says, every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings."
"That's right, that's right. Attaboy, Clarence."
It's a Wonderful Life
“Oh no, it wasn’t the airplanes. It was beauty killed the beast.”
"Well, nobody’s perfect!”
Some Like it Hot
"I'm not even gonna swat that fly. I hope they are watching. They'll see. They'll see and they'll know and they'll say, 'Why, she wouldn't even harm a fly'..."
"A man's got to know his limitations."
Magnum Force (Clint Eastwood)
"Emily, I have a little confession to make. I really am a horse doctor. But marry me, and I'll never look at any other horse."
Graucho Marx in A Day at the Races
"You see, this is my life. It always will be! There's nothing else - just us - and the cameras - and those wonderful people out there in the dark. All right, Mr. De Mille, I'm ready for my close-up."
"Did you hear what I said, Miss Kubelik? I absolutely adore you."
"Shut up and deal."
"You finally really did it. You maniacs! You blew it up! God damn you! God damn you all to hell!"
Planet of the Apes
"Oh Good. For a moment there, I thought we were in trouble."
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid
"Rupert Pupkin, ladies and gentlemen. Let's hear it for Rupert Pupkin. Wonderful. Rupert Pupkin, ladies and gentlemen."
King of Comedy
"I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was 12. Jesus, does anyone?".
Stand By Me (Based on The Body by Stephen King)
"Mein Führer! I can walk!"
“And it seemed real. It seemed like us and it seemed like, well, our home. If not Arizona, then a land not too far away, where all parents are strong and wise and capable, and all children are happy and beloved. I don’t know. Maybe it was Utah.”
“It’s so beautiful. Let’s live here! We’ll rent to start.”
"After that it got pretty late, and we both had to go, but it was great seeing Annie again. I... I realised what a terrific person she was, and... and how much fun it was just knowing her; and I... I, I thought of that old joke, y'know, the, this... this guy goes to a psychiatrist and says, "Doc, uh, my brother's crazy; he thinks he's a chicken." And, uh, the doctor says, "Well, why don't you turn him in?" The guy says, "I would, but I need the eggs." Well, I guess that's pretty much now how I feel about relationships; y'know, they're totally irrational, and crazy, and absurd, and... but, uh, I guess we keep goin' through it because, uh, most of us... need the eggs."
“That’ll do, pig. That’ll do.”
"YOU MET ME AT A VERY STRANGE TIME IN MY LIFE."
"WHERE WE GO FROM THERE IS A CHOICE I LEAVE TO YOU."
"THIS IS RIPLEY, LAST SURVIVOR OF THE NOSTROMO, SIGNING OFF."
"HANG ON, LADS; I'VE GOT A GREAT IDEA."
The Italian Job
"I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS... I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS, I'M DA BOSS."
"NO MATTER WHERE HE IS, I THOUGHT YOU SHOULD KNOW WHAT KIND OF MAN YOUR FATHER REALLY WAS."
Million Dollar Baby
"I WAS CURED ALL RIGHT!"
Oh The Horror...
"STILL, THINGS WON'T EVER BE THE WAY THEY WERE BEFORE HE CAME. BUT THAT'S ALRIGHT BECAUSE IF YOU HANG ONTO THE PAST YOU DIE A LITTLE EVERY DAY. AND FOR MYSELF, I KNOW I'D RATHER LIVE."
"SOME MEN GET THE WORLD. OTHERS GET EX-HOOKERS AND A TRIP TO ARIZONA."
“I’M TOO OLD FOR THIS.”
"YOU KNOW SOMETHIN', UTIVICH? I THINK THIS JUST MIGHT BE MY MASTERPIECE."
"YOU HAVE NO IDEA WHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT, I'M SURE. BUT DON'T WORRY: YOU WILL SOMEDAY."
"THE UNKNOWN FUTURE ROLLS TOWARD US. I FACE IT, FOR THE FIRST TIME, WITH A SENSE OF HOPE. BECAUSE IF A MACHINE, A TERMINATOR, CAN LEARN THE VALUE OF HUMAN LIFE, MAYBE WE CAN TOO."
"WHEN PEOPLE ASK ME IF MICHAEL SULLIVAN WAS A GOOD MAN, OR IF THERE WAS JUST NO GOOD IN HIM AT ALL, I ALWAYS GIVE THE SAME ANSWER. I JUST TELL THEM, HE WAS MY FATHER."
Road to Perdition
"THERE HAVE BEEN TYRANTS AND MURDERERS AND FOR A TIME THEY CAN SEEM INVINCIBLE, BUT IN THE END THEY ALWAYS FALL. THINK OF IT. ALWAYS."
"AND NO MATTER WHAT THEY DID TO BUILD THIS CITY BACK UP AGAIN ... FOR THE REST OF TIME ... IT WOULD BE LIKE NOBODY EVEN KNEW WE WAS EVER HERE."
Gangs of New York