Calamity quotes

9 calamity quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “I didn't want to be born. You didn't want me to be born. It's been a calamity on both sides.”

    Bette Davis - Charlotte Vale
    [Tag:birth, calamity]
  • “Xenia, Ohio. A few years ago, a tornado hit this place. It killed the people, left and right. Dogs died. Cats died. Houses were split open, and you could see necklaces hanging from branches of trees. People's legs and neck bones were sticking out. Oliver found a leg on his roof. A lot of people's fathers died, and were killed by the great...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Jacob Reynolds - Solomon
    [Tag:calamity, destruction, survival]
  • “Can you imagine being the guy whose job it is to argue for the right to build a mall on top of a geological phenomenon?”

    Zach Braff - Andrew Largeman
    [Tag:building, calamity, job]
  • “It's nice to see that you've all bonded through this disaster.”
    Ty Burrell - Steve
    [Tag:calamity, danger, relationships]
  • “The day there's a meteorite heading toward the earth and we have thirty days to live, I am going to spend it eating butter. Here's my final words on the subject: you can never have too much, butter.”
    Amy Adams - Julie Powell
    [Tag:calamity, cooking, eating]
  • “My name is Robert Hawkins. It's 6:42 AM on Saturday, May 23rd. Approximately seven hours ago, some thing attacked the city. I don't know what it is. If you found this tape, I mean if you're watching this right now, then you probably know more about it than I do.”

    Michael Stahl-David - Rob Hawkins
    [Tag:calamity, helplessness, ignorance]
  • “Like so many epidemics before, the loss of so many lives began with a single microscopic organism. It's human nature to seek even the smallest comfort in reason, or logic for events as catastrophic as these. But a virus doesn't choose a time or place. It doesn't hate or even care. It just happens.”
    Malcom McDowell - Kane
    [Tag:calamity, disease]
  • “- Ducky: I am so hungry, my tummy is rumbling.
    - Petrie: Me hear it.
    - Ducky: That is not my tummy. That is an earthshake!”

    Aria Noelle Curzon - Ducky
    [Tag:calamity, catastrophe, hunger]
  • “- Mike Roark: Lava? Right here in L.A?
    - Dr. Amy Barnes: It is one of the possibilities.
    - Mike Roark: We have a history of that here in the downtown area?
    - Rachel: Paracutin... 1943, a Mexican farmer sees smoke coming out of the middle of his cornfield. A week later there's a volcano a thousand feet high. There's no history of anything until...” (continue)
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    Tommy Lee Jones - Mike Roark
    Anne Heche - Dr. Amy Barnes
    Laurie Lathem - Rachel
    [Tag:calamity, history]