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)
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    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
  • “Who we are is who we were.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - John Quincy Adams
    [Tag:history, humanity]
  • “- 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)
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    Philip Anthony Hopkins - John Quincy Adams
    Djimon Hounsou - Cinque
    [Tag:ancestry, family]
  • “I want you to know how much I love you, that you've given a meaning to my life that I had no right to expect, that no one can ever take from me.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - William Parrish
    [Tag:life, love, meaning]
  • “We're all put to the test, but it never comes in the form or at the point we would prefer, does it?”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Charles Morse
  • 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
  • “Twice in that life I've been given the choice: as a boy and as a man. The boy chose safety, the man chooses suffering. The pain now is part of the happiness then. That's the deal.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Jack Lewis
    [Tag:choice, safety, sorrow]
  • “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
  • “There's no sense living your life without this. To make the journey and not fall deeply in love, well, you haven't lived a life at all. But you have to try, cause if you haven't tried, you haven't lived.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - William Parrish
    [Tag:chance, living, love]
  • “- Charles Morse: Why is the rabbit unafraid?
    - Styles: Because he's smarter than the panther.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Charles Morse
    L.Q. Jones - Styles
  • “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]
  • “- Fletcher Christian Master's Mate: Don't put Adams under the lash.
    - Lieutenant William Bligh: He was insubordinate, cowardly and insubordinate, he frightened the men, I did not put that fear there, he did. So he will be lashed and we will go around the Horn. Are you frightened to go around the Horn, Mr. Christian? Are you a coward too, sir?”

    Mel Gibson - Fletcher Christian Master's Mate
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Lieutenant William Bligh
  • “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
  • “I do wish we could chat longer, but... I'm having an old friend for dinner. Bye.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. Hannibal Lecter
  • “We’ve managed to slip evolution’s leash now, haven’t we? We can cure any disease, keep even the weakest of us alive, and one fine day perhaps we shall even resurrect the dead, call forth Lazarus from his cave. Do you know what that means? It means that we’re done, that this is as good as we’re going to get.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. Robert Ford
  • “I believed that stories helped us to ennoble ourselves, to fix what was broken in us, and to help us become the people we dreamed of being. Lies that told a deeper truth.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. Robert Ford
  • “I read a theory once that the human intellect was like peacock feathers. Just an extravagant display intended to attract a mate. All of art, literature, a bit of Mozart, William Shakespeare, Michelangelo, and the Empire State Building. Just an elaborate mating ritual. Maybe it doesn’t matter that we have accomplished so much for the basest of...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. Robert Ford
  • “We humans are alone in this world for a reason. We murdered and butchered anything that challenged our primacy.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. Robert Ford