Skip to main content

Ranked: The 20 Most Badass Movie Quotes

  • Author:
  • Updated:

Here are are some of the most killer, cool, and badass movie quotes in film history. From Die Hard to an unexpected Bond choice, here they are...

20.) "Yippee ki yay, motherfucker." —Bruce Willis, Die Hard (1988)

19.) "They may take our lives, but they'll never take our freedom!" –Mel Gibson, Braveheart (1995)

18.) "Wake up — time to die." —Brion James, Blade Runner (1982)

17.) "If you come back in here, I'm gonna hit you with so many rights, you're gonna beg for a left." —Chuck Norris, Invasion U.S.A. (1985)

16.) "Well, hello Mr. Fancypants. I got news for you, pal — you ain't leadin' but two things right now: Jack and shit. And Jack left town." —Bruce Campbell, Army of Darkness (1992)

15.) "The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist." —Kevin Spacey, The Usual Suspects (1995)

14.) "You talking to me? You talking to me? Then who the hell else are you talking to — you talking to me? Well, I'm the only one here." —Robert De Niro, Taxi Driver (1976)

13.) "Are you not entertained?" —Russell Crowe, Gladiator (2000)

12.) "AK-47 — the very best there is. When you absolutely, positively got to kill every motherfucker in the room, accept no substitutes." —Samuel L. Jackson, Jackie Brown (1997)

11.) "I ain't got time to bleed." —Jesse Ventura, Predator (1987)

10.) "Only one thing counts in this life — get them to sign on the line that is dotted." —Alec Baldwin, Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

9.) "Pain don't hurt." —Patrick Swayze, Road House (1989)

8.) "Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn." —Clarke Gable, Gone with the Wind (1939)

7.) "You're a disease. And I'm the cure." —Sylvester Stallone, Cobra (1986)

6.) "Never apologize, mister, it's a sign of weakness." —John Wayne, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)

5.) "I love the smell of napalm in the morning." —Robert Duvall, Apocalypse Now (1979)

4.) "You see, in this world, there's two kinds of people, my friend — those with loaded guns, and those who dig. You dig." —Clint Eastwood, The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (1966)

3.) "I'll be back." —Arnold Schwarzenegger, The Terminator (1984)

2.) "Go ahead, make my day." —Clint Eastwood, Sudden Impact (1983)

1.) "Elektra King: [to Bond] You wouldn't kill me. You'd miss me.
[007 shoots Elektra King]
James Bond: I never miss." —Pierce Brosnan, The World Is Not Enough (1999)