“- Cole Trickle: This son of a bitch just slammed into me.
- Harry Hogge: No, no, he didn't slam you, he didn't bump you, he didn't nudge you... he rubbed you. And rubbing, son, is racing.”
“Days of Thunder” quotes(1990)
Plot – Harry Hogge is a talented but unemployed racing cars designer. Tim Daland, the major car dealer, persuades him to build a car that fits the reckless drive of Cole Trickle, a prototypes tester. After the first tests are successful, Cole challenges his opponent Rowdy Burnes, but during a race both Cole and Rowdy have an accident. After a year, Rowdy retires from racings while Cole finds the courage to run again in competitions dedicating a race to his former opponent.
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“Days of Thunder” Quotes 11 quotes
Now y'all heard of a "Japanese Inspection?". Japanese Inspection, you see, when the Japs get in a load of lettuce they're not sure they wanna let in the country, why they'll just let it sit there on the dock 'til they get good and ready to look at. But then of course, it's all gone rotten... ain't nothing left to inspect. You see, lettuce is a... (continue) (continue reading)
“- Harry Hogge: I want you to go back out on that track and hit the pace car.
- Cole Trickle: Hit the pace car?
- Harry Hogge: Hit the pace car.
- Cole Trickle: What for?
- Harry Hogge: Because you've hit every other goddamned thing out there, I want you to be perfect.”
“Now Cole, when that little needle on the tach goes into the red and reads '9,000 R.P.M.' that's bad.”
“- Cole Trickle: There's nothing I can't do with a race car.
- Harry Hogge: Well, that's the difference between you and me. There's only so much I can do.”
“- Female Highway Patrol Officer: Looks like we found something.
- Big John: What's that?
- Female Highway Patrol Officer: A concealed weapon.”
“- Buck Bretherton: Well how 'bout that, a side we don't have to fix.
- Harry Hogge: [kicks that door panel] I don't want you sto be spoiled, Buck.”
“We end up looking like a monkey fucking a football out there.”
“Harry, I'm droppin the hammer.”
“- Dr. Claire Lewicki: Boy, you're very quick.
- Cole Trickle: You oughta see me drive.”
“I'm more afraid of being nothing, than I am of being hurt.”