“Circle of Iron” quotes(1978)
Plot – Cord is a young martial arts champion who wins a match and then travels to reach Zetan, the wise custodian of the "Book of all the truth". Cord also meets a blind flute player who gives him many advices. To reach the ambitious goal, the young athlete has to pass three tests: beating the Monkey, leaving Tara and not being bothered by the fear of death. Once he has overcome the tests, Cord reaches Zetan and the custodian gives him the sacred book, inviting him to take his role.
All actors – David Carradine, Jeff Cooper, Christopher Lee, Roddy McDowall, Eli Wallach, Anthony De Longis, Earl Maynard, Erica Creer, Michael M. Vendrell, Leo Whang, Donnie Williams, Robert Gardnershow all
“Circle of Iron” Quotes 10 quotes
“- The Blind Man: You can't do it!
- Cord: Can't do what?
- The Blind Man: You can't step on the same piece of water twice.”
“Tie two birds together, and even though they have four wings, they cannot fly.”
“Don't you listen to the desert? Even when there's no wind the sand sings.”
“- The Blind Man: A fish saved my life once.
- Cord: How?
- The Blind Man: I ate him.”
“- The Blind Man: Buddha once sat before a wall, and when he arose he was enlightened.
- Cord: Do you compare yourself with Buddha?
- The Blind Man: No. Only to the wall.”
“- Cord: Who's torturing you this way?
- Man-in-Oil: No-one.
- Cord: Isn't that barrel filled with oil?
- Man-in-Oil: Of course. I filled it myself.
- Cord: You?
- Man-in-Oil: I filled it myself and I got in it myself. I've been in here ten years.”