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“There are more compelling motives than fear.”
“- Rollins: Why are you so cynical?
- Sgt. Rita Pompano: Because someone killed Bambi's mother.”
“- Marsha Dwiggins: Will you ever kill anyone again, Karl?
- Karl Childers: I don't reckon I got no reason to kill nobody.”
“You give me one good reason why I shouldn't kill you right now.”
“Just keep swimming.”
“Germs make you sick. That is why we give medicine to help kill you.”
“I was told somebody's dumped some dangerous toxic waste down here. I wanted to see if I could come down and stop it.”
Isn't this the point where someone says: "There's got to be a reasonable explanation for all this"?
“- Dieter Stark: It gives me the creeps, like it's not scared.
- Dr. Robert Burke: There haven't been any visitors on this island. There's no reason for it to fear man.”
“You always making big plans for tomorrow. You know why? Because you always fucking up today.”
“At the heart of the First Amendment is the recognition of the fundamental importance of the free flow of ideas, freedom to speak one's mind is not only an aspect of an individualliberty but is essential to the quest for truth and the vitality of society as a whole, in the world of debate about public affairs many things done with motives that...” (continue)(continue reading)
“Prejudice never shows much reason.”
“- Dr. Einstein: Why did you kill that man? He was being nice to us and gave us a ride.
- Jonathan Brewster: He said I looked like Boris Karloff!”
“- Detective John Williams: I know you must be curious to know more. But I'm afraid I'm gonna have to ask you now not only not to tell anyone about your find but also not to ask more about the case. One day, when it's all sewed up, I'll let you know all the details. Right now, though, I can't.
- Jeffrey Beaumont: I understand. I'm just real...” (continue)(continue reading)
“If this is our destiny, then that was his, and if there are no explanations for us, let there be none for him.”
“What is the reason? Soon the why and the reason are gone and all that matters is the feeling. This is the nature of the universe.”
“- Teddy Pierce: Do you realize you could have shot me?
- Didi Pierce: I would never do that... not without good reason!”
“- Carlos Delgado: Excuse me, but your boss... he invited both of us to dinner, man.
- Joel Keefer: That's because he thinks we're friends.
- Carlos Delgado: But we are friends.
- Joel Keefer: We are not friends!”
“- Lee Donley: I believe this is how the Chicago fire got started.
- Gloria Anderson: The Chicago fire was started by a cow.
- Lee Donley: History repeats itself.”