“Mommy stayed here longer than she wanted because she loves you so much. And the reason why Mommy couldn’t stay anymore… was because she couldn’t stand me. She didn’t leave because of you. She left because of me.” – Dustin Hoffman as Ted Kramer
“There’s a part that they can’t get to. And it’s deep inside of us. And that’s where the truth is.” – Denzel Washington as Major Ben Marco
“I knew Santino was going to have to go through all this and Fredo… well, Fredo was… But I, I never wanted this for you. I work my whole life, I don’t apologize, to take care of my family. And I refused to be a fool dancing on the strings held by all of those big shots. That’s my life, I don’t apologize for that. But I always thought that when it was your time, that you would be the one to hold the strings.” – Marlon Brando as Don Corleone
“No no no no, you see it’s a gun fight. We both have guns. We aim, we fire, you die.” – Leonardo DiCaprio as The Kid
“Always the years between us. Always the years. Always the love. Always the hours.” – From Virginia Woolf’s suicide note.
“Church wants you on your place. Kneel, stand, kneel, stand. If you go for that sort of thing, I don’t know what to do for you. A man makes his own way. No one gives it to you.” – Jack Nicholson as Frank Costello
“This is my sister we’re talking about. We’re not gonna let her die just so you can have one of your moods.” – Meryl Streep as Lee
“Any fool can steer a ship, sir. It’s just knowing where to take it.” – Philip Martin Brown as Seaman John Adams