Philip Anthony Hopkins movie quotes

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Philip Anthony Hopkins quotes
  • “- John Merrick: Would you care to see my mother?
    - Frederick Treves: Your mother? Yes please. Oh but she's... Mr. Merrick, she's beautiful!
    - John Merrick: Oh, she had the face of an angel!”

    Sir John Hurt - John Merrick
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Frederick Treves
    [Tag:beauty, mother]
  • “- Reporter #1: Sir, how often should one evacuate one's bowels?
    - Dr. John Harvey Kellogg: One should never, ever, interrupt one's desire to defecate. I have inquired at the Bronx and London Zoos as to the daily bowel evacuations of primates. It is not once, twice, or three times, sir, but four. At the end of an average day, their cages are...” (continue)
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    Rich Valliere - Reporter #1
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. John Harvey Kellogg
    [Tag:animals, need, shit]
  • “- Charles Morse: Why is the rabbit unafraid?
    - Styles: Because he's smarter than the panther.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Charles Morse
    L.Q. Jones - Styles
  • “The Royal Navy is not a humorous institution, sir, and insubordination is no laughing matter.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Lieutenant William Bligh
    [Tag:humor, navy, rebellion]
  • “Mason Verger doesn't want to kill me any more than I want to kill him. He just wants to see me suffer in some unimaginable way.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Hannibal Lecter
    [Tag:desire, killing, pain]
  • “We are dealing with forces beyond all human experience, and enormous power. So guard her well. Otherwise, your precious Lucy will become a bitch of the Devil! A whore of darkness!”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Abraham Van Helsing
  • “- David Nelson: Mr. Bligh, when my spirit is gone there will be nothing but flesh remaining. I beg you, use that poor flesh to save the others.
    - Lieutenant William Bligh: No, no, Mr. Nelson. We're civilised men, not savages. And as civilised men we shall die. Have no fear.”

    Simon Chandler - David Nelson
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Lieutenant William Bligh
  • “- Professor Abraham Van Helsing: Mr. Morris, your bullets will not harm him. He must be beheaded. I suggest you use your big Bowie knife.
    - Quincey P. Morris: Well, I wasn't plannin' on getting that close, Doc.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Abraham Van Helsing
    Billy Campbell - Quincey P. Morris
  • “Only when you've been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is on top of the highest mountain.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Richard M. Nixon
  • “- Richard M. Nixon: We let you down, didn't we? Your people.
    - Manolo Sanchez: That was Mr. Kennedy, sir.
    - Richard M. Nixon: You don't think he was a hero?
    - Manolo Sanchez: He was a politican.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Richard M. Nixon
    Tony Plana - Manolo Sanchez
  • “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]
  • Because of the extensive area covered by papillomatus growths, the patient has been called "The Elephant Man".

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Frederick Treves
    [Tag:disease, nickname]
  • “I bet if I was President they wouldn't have killed me.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Richard M. Nixon
  • “When I saw Bobby lying there on the floor, arms stretched out, his eyes staring... I knew then I'd be President. His death paved the way, didn't it? Vietnam, the Kennedys, cleared a path through the wilderness just for me. Over the bodies. Four bodies.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Richard M. Nixon
    [Tag:death, presidency]
  • “I love you, Joy. I love you so much. You made me so happy. I didn't know I could be so happy.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Jack Lewis
    [Tag:happiness, love]
  • “- George Hayden: That's bullshit, and you know it.
    - Charlie Chaplin: But the truth is so boring, George!”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - George Hayden
    Robert Downey Jr. - Charles Spencer Chaplin
    [Tag:boredom, truth]
  • “- John Merrick: There's something I've been meaning to ask you for some time now.
    - Frederick Treves: What's that?
    - John Merrick: Can you cure me?
    - Frederick Treves: No. We can care for you, but we can't cure you.
    - John Merrick: No. I thought not.”

    Sir John Hurt - John Merrick
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Frederick Treves
  • “- 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
  • “- Richard M. Nixon: There are worse things than death.
    - Richard Helms: Yes?
    - Richard M. Nixon: There's such a thing as evil.”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Richard M. Nixon
    [Tag:death, evil]
  • - Lieutenant William Bligh: Again, would you repeat that please. "The men might be in charge". What are you threatening me with?
    - Fletcher Christian Master's Mate: It's not a threat, it's a warning.

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Lieutenant William Bligh
    Mel Gibson - Fletcher Christian Master's Mate
    [Tag:threat]
  • “You're dead, sir. Could you have picked a better place to die, Poult? Instead of out here in the street in front of everybody? Some poster child for biological living you are!”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. John Harvey Kellogg
    [Tag:death]
  • “- William Parrish: It's hard to let go, isn't it?
    - Joe Black: Yes it is, Bill.
    - William Parrish: And that's life... what can I tell you?”

    Philip Anthony Hopkins - William Parrish
    Brad Pitt - Joe Black
    [Tag:farewell, life]
  • “- Fox: Have you ever mentioned his mental state?
    - Frederick Treves: Oh, he's an imbecile, probably from birth. Man's a complete idiot... Pray to God he's an idiot.”

    John Standing - Fox
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Frederick Treves
    [Tag:stupidity]
  • “I hope never to see Fletcher Christian again. Unless it is to see him hanged.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Lieutenant William Bligh
  • “A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.”
    Philip Anthony Hopkins - Dr. Hannibal Lecter
    [Tag:eating]
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