Philip Anthony Hopkins movie quotes

Philip Anthony Hopkins movie quotes, phrases and lines
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Philip Anthony Hopkins quotes
  • “Screw'm! Screw'm all! Screw the gov'm'nt!”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Col. William Ludlow
  • “It is our weakness that calls forth the grace of God. You show your weakness, He gives us strength.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Pope Benedict
  • “- Pope Benedict: In 1978, we had three popes.
    - Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio: Yeah, but they weren't at the same time.
    - Pope Benedict: I was making a little joke.
    - Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio: A joke?
    - Pope Benedict: A German joke. It doesn't have to be funny.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Pope Benedict
    Jonathan Pryce - Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio
  • “It's better to go too far than not far enough.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Arthur Denning
  • “- Jack Lewis: Have you got any cranberry sauce, Mrs. Young?
    - Mrs. Young: Cranberry sauce, what's that?
    - Jack Lewis: Well, it's a sauce made from... cranberries.
    - Mrs. Young: Well, you find me some cranberries, Mr. Lewis, and I'll sauce them.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Jack Lewis
    Pat Keen - Mrs. Young
  • “I loved Susan from the moment she was born, and I love her now and every minute in between. And what I dream of is a man who will discover her, and that she will discover a man who will love her, who is worthy of her, who is of this world, this time and has the grace, compassion, and fortitude to walk beside her as she makes her way through this...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - William Parrish
    [Tag:daughter, dreams, love]
  • - Charles Morse: You know, I once read an interesting book which said that most people lost in the wilds, they, they die of shame.
    - Stephen: What?
    - Charles Morse: Yeah, see, they die of shame. "What did I do wrong? How could I have gotten myself into this?”. And so they sit there and they... die. Because they didn't do the one thing that would... (continue)
    (continue reading)
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Charles Morse
    Harold Perrineau - Stephen
    Alec Baldwin - Robert Green
  • “- Susannah: Will he come back?
    - Colonel Ludlow: I don't know.
    - Colonel Ludlow: [One Stab speaks Cree] Stab says yes.”

    Julia Ormond - Susannah
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Col. William Ludlow
  • “- John Quincy Adams: I'm telling you, I'm preparing you, I suppose I'm explaining to you that the test ahead of us is an exceptionally difficult one.
    - Cinque: We won't be going there alone.
    - John Quincy Adams: Alone? Indeed not, no we have right at our side, we have righteousness at our side. We have Mr Baldwin over there.
    - Cinque: I meant my...” (continue)
    (continue reading)

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - John Quincy Adams
    Djimon Hounsou - Cinque
    [Tag:ancestry, family]
  • Trust, responsibility, taking the weight for your choices and feelings, and spending the rest of your life living up to them. And above all, not hurting the object of your love.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - William Parrish
  • “People don't always tell you what they are thinking. They just see to it that you don't advance in life.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Hannibal Lecter
  • “We have only one thing to give up. Our dominion. We don't own the world. We're not kings yet. Not gods. Can we give that up? Too precious, all that control? Too tempting, being a god?”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Ethan Powell
    [Tag:greed, king, power]
  • “When they look at you, they see what they want to be. When they look at me, they see what they are.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Richard M. Nixon
  • “All dictatorships take away our freedom to choose. We both know that. Or reveal our own weaknesses.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Pope Benedict
  • “- Pope Benedict: This is your ego talking. You think you know better.
    - Pope Francis: I'm Argentinian. How does an Argentinian kill himself? He climbs to the top of his ego, and jumps off.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Pope Benedict
    Jonathan Pryce - Pope Francis
  • “- Pope Francis: Speaking English is exhausting.
    - Pope Benedict: Terrible language - so many exceptions to every rule

    Jonathan Pryce - Pope Francis
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Pope Benedict
  • “- Pope Benedict: You talk about walls as if they are bad things. A house is built of walls. Strong walls.
    - Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio: Ah... Did Jesus build walls? His face is a face of mercy. The bigger the sinner, the warmer the welcome. Mercy is the dynamite that blows down walls.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Pope Benedict
    Jonathan Pryce - Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio
  • “You caught me because we're very much alike. Without our imaginations, we'd be like all those other poor... dullards. Fear... is the price of our instrument. But I can help you bear it.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. Hannibal Lecter
    [Tag:fear, imagination]
  • “- Young Student: You say you want to end the war, so why don't you?
    - Richard M. Nixon: Change always comes slowly. I pulled out more than half the troops. I'm trying to cut the military budget for the first time in 30 years. I want a volunteer army. But it's also a question of American credibility, our position in the world.”

    Joanna Going - Young Student
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Richard M. Nixon
    [Tag:america, changing, war]
  • “These are troubled times. Without leaders, chaos reigns.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Sir Edmund Burton
    [Tag:leader, trouble]
  • Knowledge is pain.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Ted Crawford
    [Tag:knowledge, pain]
  • “- Carr Gomm: Can you imagine the kind of life he must have had?
    - Frederick Treves: Yes, I think I can.
    - Carr Gomm: I don't think so. No one could possibly imagine it! I don't believe any of us can!”

    Sir John Gielgud - Carr Gomm
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Frederick Treves
    [Tag:imagination, life]
  • “- Harry: Well done, Jack. Life must go on.
    - Jack Lewis: I don't know whether it must, Harry, but it certainly does.”

    Michael Denison - Harry Harrington
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Jack Lewis
  • “One hundred billion trillion planets in the cosmos. You want to know, don't you, why they keep coming here?”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Sir Edmund Burton
    [Tag:alien, earth, planets]
  • “- Mrs. Treves: I'm very pleased to meet you, Mr. Merrick.
    - John Merrick: I'm very pleased...
    [John begins to cry]
    - Frederick Treves: What is it, John? What's the matter?
    - John Merrick: It's just that I-I'm not used to being treated so well by a beautiful woman...”

    Hannah Gordon - Mrs. Treves
    Sir John Hurt - John Merrick
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Frederick Treves
    [Tag:crying, respect]