Tom Hanks movie quotes

Tom Hanks movie quotes, phrases and lines
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Tom Hanks quotes
  • “- Woody: Okay, like it or not, you are a toy. Maybe you don’t like being one, but you are one nonetheless. Which means you are going to be there for Andy when he…
    - Forky: Who’s Andy?
    - Woody: I mean, Bonnie. You have to be there for Bonnie. That is your job.
    - Forky: Well, what’s your job?
    Woody: Well, right now, it’s to make sure you do yours.” (continue)
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    Tom Hanks - Woody
    Tony Hale - Forky
  • “Being there for a child is the most noble thing a toy can do.”
    Tom Hanks - Woody
  • “- Woody: Ya know, you've handled this lost toy life better than I could.
    - Bo Peep: Open your eyes, Woody. There's plenty of kids out there. Sometimes change can be good!
    - Woody: You can't teach this old toy new tricks.
    - Bo Peep: You'd be surprised.”

    Tom Hanks - Woody
    Annie Potts - Bo Peep
  • “I was made to help a child, I don't remember it being this hard.”
    Tom Hanks - Woody
    [Tag:helping]
  • “I'll tell you the first problem. The names of your countries are too long.”

    Tom Hanks - James B. Donovan
    [Tag:name, nation, problems]
  • “- Joanne Herring: Why is Congress saying one thing and doing nothing?
    - Charlie Wilson: Well, tradition mostly.”

    Julia Roberts - Joanne Herring
    Tom Hanks - Charlie Wilson
  • - Sam Baldwin: What is "tiramisu"?
    - Jay: You'll find out.
    - Sam Baldwin: Well, what is it?
    - Jay: You'll see!
    - Sam Baldwin: Some woman is gonna want me to do it to her and I'm not gonna know what it is!

    Tom Hanks - Sam Baldwin
    Rob Reiner - Jay
    [Tag:date, food]
  • “- Walt Disney: You look at me and you see some kind of Hollywood King Midas. You think I've built and empire and I want your Mary Poppins as just another brick in my kingdom.
    - P.L. Travers: And don't you?
    - Walt Disney: Now, if that's all it was, would I have suckered up to a stubborn, cranky dame like you for twenty years? No, I'd have saved...” (continue)
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    Tom Hanks - Walt Disney
    Emma Thompson - P.L. Travers
  • “- Walt Disney: Please sit down.
    - P.L. Travers: I shall not sit in the seat of a trickster! A fraudster! A sneak!
    - Walt Disney: Mrs. Travers, what in the world has upset you so?
    - P.L. Travers: Penguins have very much upset me! Animated, dancing penguins! Now, you have seduced me with the music, Mr. Disney, yes, you have. Those Sherman boys...” (continue)
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    Tom Hanks - Walt Disney
    Emma Thompson - P.L. Travers
  • “You know, the only couple I knew that both Kennedy and LBJ wanted to socialize with was you and your husband.”

    Tom Hanks - Ben Bradlee
  • Knowing is good, but knowing everything is better.”
    Tom Hanks - Bailey
    [Tag:knowledge]
  • “I love Jesus Christ and his mother Mary as much as anybody. About 38 churches you could move that creche to, everybody lives.”
    Tom Hanks - Charlie Wilson
    [Tag:faith, religion]
  • “- Michael Sullivan: He murdered Annie and Peter!
    - John Rooney: There are only murderers in this room! Michael! Open your eyes! This is the life we chose, the life we lead. And there is only one guarantee: none of us will see heaven.
    - Michael Sullivan: Michael could.
    - John Rooney: Then do everything that you can to see that happens.”

    Tom Hanks - Michael Sullivan
    Paul Newman - John Rooney
    [Tag:choice, life, murder]
  • “- Annabelle Fox: Maureen's getting a divorce.
    - Joe Fox: Oh. I'm sorry to hear that.
    - Maureen, the Nanny: [giggling] It's my own fault. Never marry a man who lies.
    - Joe Fox: That is so wise, yes. Annabelle, remember that.”

    Hallee Hirsh - Annabelle Fox
    Tom Hanks - Joe Fox
    Katie Finneran - Maureen, the Nanny
    [Tag:lies, marriage, men]
  • “- Captain Richard Phillips: There's gotta be something other than being a fisherman and kidnapping people.
    - Muse: Maybe in America, Irish. Maybe in America.”

    Tom Hanks - Captain Richard Phillips
    Barkhad Abdi - Muse
  • “- Andrea Phillips: I know this is what we do. This is our life. But it just seems like... the world is moving so fast... right now things are changing so much.
    - Captain Richard Phillips: They sure are. I'll tell you something. It's not gonna be easy for our kids. They'll be going into a different world than the one you and I came into.”

    Catherine Keener - Andrea Phillips
    Tom Hanks - Captain Richard Phillips
  • “Well when I think of home, I... I think of something specific. I think of my, my hammock in the backyard or my wife pruning the rosebushes in a pair of my old work gloves.”
    Tom Hanks - Captain Miller
    [Tag:habit, home, wife]
  • “- Ben Bradlee: Can I ask you a hypothetical question?
    - Kay Graham: Oh, dear. I don't like hypothetical questions.
    - Ben Bradlee: Well, I don't think you're gonna like the real one, either.”

    Tom Hanks - Ben Bradlee
    Meryl Streep - Kay Graham
    [Tag:questions]
  • “There are seven lost secret fascinations and abilities. They are that: animals can talk; your favorite blanket is woven from a fabric so mighty, that once pulled over your head, it becomes an impenetrable force field, nothing is too heavy to lift with the aid of a cape; your hand, held forefinger out and thumb up, actually fires bullets; jumping...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Tom Hanks - Older Mike
  • - Corporal Upham: "War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men into such swift and close collision in critical moments that man measures man".
    - Captain Miller: I guess that's Emerson's way of finding the bright side.

    Jeremy Davies - Corporal Upham
    Tom Hanks - Captain Miller
    [Tag:optimism, war]
  • “- Roger Clark: If the government wins and we're convicted, the Washington Post as we know it will cease to exist.
    - Ben Bradlee: Well, if we live in a world where the government could tell us what we can and cannot print, then the Washington Post as we know it has already ceased to exist.”

    Jesse Plemons - Roger Clark
    Tom Hanks - Ben Bradlee
  • “- Larry Crowne: Are you hungry?
    - Mercedes Tainot: Extremely.
    - Larry Crowne: Let me show you the world's smallest kitchen. It's where I make my French toast.”

    Tom Hanks - Larry Crowne
    Julia Roberts - Mercedes Tainot
    [Tag:cooking, hunger]
  • “- Captain Richard Phillips: You had thirty thousand dollars, and a way to Somalia. It wasn't enough?
    - Muse: I got bosses. They got rules.
    - Captain Richard Phillips: We all got bosses.”

    Tom Hanks - Captain Richard Phillips
    Barkhad Abdi - Muse
    [Tag:boss, escape, rules]
  • "The Godfather" is the I Ching. "The Godfather" is the sum of all wisdom. "The Godfather" is the answer to any question. What should I pack for my summer vacation? "Leave the gun, take the cannoli". What day of the week is it? "Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Wednesday."
    Tom Hanks - Joe Fox
    [Tag:movie, quotations]
  • “- James Donovan: You don't seem alarmed.
    - Rudolf Abel: Would it help?”

    Tom Hanks - James B. Donovan
    Mark Rylance - Rudolf Abel
    [Tag:courage, court, fear]
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