“The Last Unicorn” quotes(1982)
Plot – When King Haggard wants to eliminate all the unicorns, the last member of that species starts a long and dangerous journey to find someone like it with the help of Schmendrick, a bizarre magician.
All actors – Alan Arkin, Jeff Bridges, Mia Farrow, Tammy Grimes, Robert Klein, Angela Lansbury, Christopher Lee, Keenan Wynn, Paul Frees, Rene Auberjonois, Brother Theodore, Don Messickshow all
“The Last Unicorn” Quotes 29 quotes
“I am afraid of this mortal body... more afraid than I was of the Red Bull.”
“It's a very rare person who is taken for what he truly is.”
“There are no happy endings because nothing ends.”
“Never run from anything immortal; it only attracts their attention.”
“- Molly Grue: Why won't you help me? Why must you always speak in riddles?
- The Cat: Because I be, what I be. I would tell you what you want to know if I could, mum, but I be a cat.”
“- Schmendrick: The magic chose the shape, not I. I am a bearer, I am a dwelling, I am a messenger...
- Molly Grue: You are an idiot!”
“To get to the Red Bull's chamber, you have to walk through time. A clock isn't time; it's just numbers and springs. Pay it no mind.”
“You are losing my interest, and that is very dangerous.”
“- Unicorn: You are a true wizard now, as you always wished. Does it make you happy?
- Schmendrick: Men don't always know when they're happy. But I think so. And you?”
“Be rary of wousing a rizard's wrath - rousing a rizard's. Be wary of making a magician angry!”
“What is the matter with your eyes? Why can I not see myself, in your eyes?”
“No cat anywhere ever gave anyone a straight answer.”
“That was the real stuff! That was wine!”
“I can feel this body dying all around me!”
“Love is slowing you down, my lady. I will catch you at last, if you love much more.”
“I can never regret. I can feel sorrow, but it's not the same thing.”
“- Hunter #1: Unicorns? I thought they only existed in fairytales. This is a forest, like any other... isn't it?
- Hunter #2: Then why do the leaves never fall here? Or the snow? Why is it always spring here? I tell you there is one unicorn left in the world, and as long as it lives in this forest we'll find no game to hunt here.”
“- Unicorn: You may come if you like. But I wish you had asked some other reward for setting me free.
- Schmendrick the Magician: I thought about it. But you couldn't give me what I really wanted.
- Unicorn: No. I cannot change you into something you are not. I cannot make you a real magician.
- Schmendrick the Magician: Ah it's ok. Don't worry...” (continue)(continue reading)