Fate quotes

139 fate quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “Maybe the absence of signs is a sign.”
    John Cusack - Jonathan Trager
    [Tag:belief, destiny, fate]
  • Dante described it perfectly. Bleeding trees waiting for Judgment Day, where we can all hang ourselves from our own branches. It's not that easy... "Doctor". To find rest takes a real genius. It's all a matter of discernment. Now, R.C. Sproul said we're not sinners because we sin, but we sin because we are sinners. In more accessible terms,... (continue)(continue reading)
    Annabella Sciorra - Casanova
    [Tag:evil, fate, sin]
  • “Sometimes, fate just... fate just up-and-fucks you for no good reason. That the way'a the world! The way it's always gonna be.”
    Chris Pine - Darwin Tremor
    [Tag:destiny, fate]
  • If we are to live life in harmony with the universe, we must all possess a powerful faith in what the ancients used to call "fatum", what we currently refer to as destiny.
    Jeremy Piven - Dean Kansky
    [Tag:destiny, fate, harmony]
  • “There's no gene for fate.”
    Ethan Hawke - Vincent Freeman
    [Tag:destiny, fate, rules]
  • “Maybe we're lying here because you don't wanna be standing somewhere else.”
    John Cusack - Jonathan Trager
    [Tag:destiny, falling in love, fate]
  • “It's like a long carpet that's just laid out right beneath me. And it was the algae, right? It was that phosphorescent stuff that gets churned up in the wake of a big ship. And it was, it was, it was leading me home. You know? If my cockpit lights hadn't shorted out, there's no way I'd ever been able to see that. So uh, you, uh, never know......” (continue)(continue reading)

    Tom Hanks - Jim Lovell
    [Tag:fate, flying, home]
  • “There is a fine line between coincidence and fate.”
    Oded Fehr - Ardeth Bay
    [Tag:coincidences, fate]
  • “Sisyphus. It's a myth about this guy who had to roll or push this incredibly huge rock up this steep mountain. Every time he would get to the top of this mountain the rock would roll down again. He would watch this and walk back down the mountain and do it all over again. Forever.”
    Parker Posey - Mary
    [Tag:fate, mythology]
  • “You know, I'm 1500 years old. I've killed twice as many enemies as that. And every one of them would have rather killed me than not succeeded. I'm only alive because fate wants me alive. Thanos is just the latest of a long line of bastards, and he'll be the latest to feel my vengeance - fate wills it so.”
    Chris Hemsworth - Thor
    [Tag:fate, revenge, survival]
  • - Emmeline Marcus-Finch: Oh Russell, I feel sick.
    - J. Russell Finch: Now take it easy honey, these things happen you know.
    - Mrs. Marcus: Now what kind of an attitude is that, "these things happen"? They only happen because this whole country is just full of people, who when these things happen, they just say "these things happen," and that's... (continue)
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    Dorothy Provine - Emmeline Marcus-Finch
    Milton Berle - J. Russell Finch
    Ethel Merman - Mrs. Marcus
    [Tag:attitude, destiny, fate]
  • “Fate. Destiny. Luck. The prisons of man. People pass the time, enjoying the choices life provides—coffee or tea, right or left. As if it matters. We are all just spinning on the wheel. There is but one way to keep off the wheel. It's not youth. It's not beauty or true love. I know how to stay off the wheel. I control my fate.”
    Jessica Lange - Elsa Mars
    [Tag:destiny, fate, luck]
  • “Some people say that fate is the result of our own foolishness.”
    Rolf Lassgård - Ove
    [Tag:destiny, fate]
  • “Gabrielle-Once you've dribbled past fate, what do you do?
    Naoufel-You try to keep away from it. You run blindly... and keep your fingers crossed.”

    Hakim Faris - Naoufel
    Victoire Du Bois - Gabrielle
    [Tag:destiny, fate]
  • “Naoufel-Do you believe in fate? No, seriously.
    Gabrielle-That everything is written in advance? That we follow a trajectory?
    Gabrielle-And that we can't change anything?
    Naoufel-We think that we can, but we can't. It's an illusion. Unless we do... Something completely unpredictable and irrational. It's the only way to conjure the...” (continue)
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    Hakim Faris - Naoufel
    Victoire Du Bois - Gabrielle
    [Tag:destiny, fate]
  • From the TV Series: You
    “It’s funny how fate works. I had no idea that the cage I was building all this time was a trap for me. And when I found myself here locked in, i thought this was the end. But that’s not how destiny works. This is just the beginning because this is where i had to be, exactly where i had to be … with you. There you were with your books and your...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Penn Badgley - Joe Goldberg
    [Tag:fate, love]
  • From the TV Series: You
    “I’m not an option, I’m the chosen one.”
    Penn Badgley - Joe Goldberg
    [Tag:fate, love]
  • “Destiny is for losers. It’s just a lame excuse for letting things happen to you instead of making them happen.”
    Leighton Meester - Blair Waldorf
    [Tag:destiny, fate]
  • “I'm a great believer in fate. I think things happen in spite of, and despite, yourself.”
    Randolph Scott
  • “Be prepared. Just when you think you found your way, life will throw you onto a new path.”
    Sterling K. Brown - Mattias
    [Tag:changing, fate]
  • “- Sarah Connor: My name is Sarah Connor. August 29th, 1997 was supposed to be Judgment Day. But I changed the future. Saved 3,000,000,000 lives. Enough of a résumé for you?
    - Grace: No. You may have changed the future, but you didn't change our fate.”

    Linda Hamilton - Sarah Connor
    Mackenzie Davis - Grace
    [Tag:changing, fate, future]
  • “That's life. Whichever way you turn, fate sticks out a foot to trip you.”
    Tom Neal - Al Roberts
    [Tag:fate, life]
  • “Fate, or some mysterious force, can put the finger on you or me for no good reason at all.”
    Tom Neal - Al Roberts
  • “Not even the best magician in the world can produce a rabbit out of a hat if there is not already a rabbit in the hat.”
    Anton Walbrook - Boris Lermontov
    [Tag:fate, talent]
  • “I'm done! I'm leaving Annie. I'm going back to Chicago. I'm sorry. I'm sorry Annie. Ever since you were small people have been letting you down. You got to think for yourself now. Oh I know what you are thinking. Fate comes along and snatches it away but not this time Annie. Not this time.”

    William Johnson - Manny