“Big Fish” quotes(2003)
Plot – According to Edward Bloom, the essence of life lies in what is told. Since childhood, Edward has spent his time reading and learning many things. His thirst for adventure leads him to travel the world. He becomes famous because of the stories he tells about his eccentric life: meetings with werewolves, two Korean conjoined twins who are singers, a witch with a glass eye capable of seeing the future and a big fish that refuses to be captured. The only one not to be enchanted by his stories is his son Will, who has left home. But when Edward falls ill, Will embarks on his personal journey to shed light on his father's past.
All actors – Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Helena Bonham Carter, Alison Lohman, Robert Guillaume, Marion Cotillard, Matthew McGrory, David Denman, Missi Pyle, Loudon Wainwright III, Ada Tai, Arlene Tai, Steve Buscemi, Danny DeVito, Deep Roy, Perry Walston, Hailey Anne Nelson, Grayson Stone, R. Keith Harris, Karla Droege, Zac Gardner, John Lowell, Darrell Vanterpool, Miley Cyrus, Joseph Humphrey, Morgan Grace Jarrett, Sallie Hedrick, Charles McLawhorn, Frank Hoyt Taylor, Savanna James, Billy Redden, James DeForest Parker, Russell Hodgkinson, Don Young, Jayne Morgan, David Ramsey, Greg Hohn, Zach Hanner, George McArthur, Jeff Campbell, Lawrence Sykkmon, Bonnie Johnson, Howard Houston Jr., Joanne Pankow, Trevor Gagnon, Jacob Radford, Karlos Walkes, Cathy Berry, John Fugate, Daniel Wallace, Metz Duites, Vincent J. Ybiernas, Barry C. Harvard, Edward Aldag, Michael Garnet Stewart, C. Alan Rawlins, Jake Brake, Bevin Kaye, Chris Cate, John Collier, Ransom Gates, Haley Hill, L.C. Holt, Mark McWhorter, Matthew D. Miller, Darlene Moore, Gary Newton, Benjamin Plaut, Adam Ragsdale, Cade Saint, Michael Shunnarah, Bruce Snowdon, Robin Steele, Will Thomas, Shayne Tingle, Jacob Williamsshow all
“Big Fish” Quotes 29 quotes
“There are some fish that cannot be caught. It's not that they are faster or stronger than other fish, they're just touched by something extra.”
“They say when you meet the love of your life, time stops, and that's true. What they don't tell you is that when it starts again, it moves extra fast to catch up.”
“Most men, they'll tell you a story straight through. It won't be complicated, but it won't be interesting either.”
“Perhaps the reason for my growth was intended for larger things. After all, a giant man can't have an ordinary-sized life.”
“I was thinking about death and all. About seeing how you're gonna die. I mean, on one hand, if dying was all you thought about, it could kind of screw you up. But it could kind of help you, couldn't it? Because you'd know that everything else you can survive.”
“There comes a point when any reasonable man will swallow his pride and admit he made a mistake.”
“I've been nothin' but myself since the day I was born, and if you can't see that it's your failin', not mine.”
“Sometimes, the only way to catch an uncatchable woman is to offer her a wedding ring.”
“I know better than to argue romance with a French woman.”
“You don't know me but my name is Edward Bloom and I love you.”
“- Sandra Bloom - Young: You don't even know me.
- Ed Bloom - Young: I have the rest of my life to find out.”
“What I recall of Sunday school was that the more difficult something became, the more rewarding it was in the end.”
“I loved a man who could never love me back. I was living in a fairytale.”
“- Ed Bloom - Young: Your last name is different. You married.
- Jenny - Young: I was 18, he was 28. Turns out it was a big difference.”
“- Ed Bloom - Senior: Havin' a kidchanges everything. There's burping, the midnightfeeding, and the changing.
- Will Bloom: You do any of that?
- Ed Bloom - Senior: No. But I hear it's terrible. Then you spend years trying to corrupt and mislead this child, fill his head with nonsense, and still it turns out perfectly fine.”
“You're like Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny combined - just as charming, and just as fake.”
“It's rude to talk about religion. You never know who you're gonna offend.”