Terence Stamp quotes
“Some lessons can't be taught, Elektra. They must be lived to be understood.”
“We just finished poisoning the Earth and everyone was dead in a hundred years. Then what was the point of anything? Art, beauty (all gone), the Greeks, the Constitution, people dying for freedom, ideas. None of it meant anything? What about religion? Do we give up on God too?”
“Well, you did your job, so I suppose I can't kill your wife. Although to be honest, I'd be doing the sighted world a favor.”
“Remember, this is a military operation. Nothing ever goes according to plan.”
“- Elektra: You talk in riddles, old man.
- Stick: It keeps my students alert.”
You're dead, Carl. You say "no" to life and therefore, you're not living. You make up excuses to the people around you and to yourself. You're stuck in the same dead-end job you've had for years. You lost the love of your life because she couldn't be with someone who didn't live theirs. And on most nights you're so bored and filled with ennui,... (continue)(continue reading)
“You gotta make a choice: when to do something, and when to let it go. When it matters, and when it doesn't. Bide your time. That's what prison teaches you, if nothing else. Bide your time, and everything becomes clear, and you can act accordingly.”
“What I wanted more than anything was a long career.”
“All actors are incredibly insecure.”
“In my youth I dreamed of being an illustrator.”
“I win. I always win. Is there no one on this planet to even challenge me?”
- Wilson: Can't be too careful nowadays, y'know? Lot of "tea leaves" about, know what I mean?
- Warehouse Foreman: Excuse me?
- Wilson: Tea leaves... thieves.
“- Clark Kent: General, would you care to step outside?
- General Zod: Come to me, son of Jor-El, kneel before Zod!”
“Are you retarded? It's not a rhetorical question. Are you retarded?”
“Only a warrior can come back from death and even then the second life is never quite like the first.”
“- Lex Luthor: Kill me? Lex Luthor? Extinguish the greatest criminal flame of our age? Eradicate the only man on Earth with...
- Ursa: Kill him!
- Lex Luthor: ...Superman's address?
- General Zod: Come. The three of us will crush the son of our jailer!”