“You get behind me, we all profit; you challenge me, we all go down! There was one Napoleon, one Washington, one me!” – Al Pacino as Big Boy Caprice
“Free will. It’s like butterfly wings: once touched, they never get off the ground. No, I only set the stage. You pull your own strings.” – Al Pacino as John Milton
“Jeffrey Wigand, who’s out on a limb, does he go on television and tell the truth? Yes. Is it newsworthy? Yes. Are we gonna air it?… And the more truth he tells, the worse it gets.” – Al Pacino as Lowell Bergman
“There are many things my father taught me here in this room. He taught me: keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.” – Al Pacino as Michael Corleone
“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
Who was John Cazale?
“In the dark corner of the city, they found light.”
“When they send for you, you go in alive, you come out dead, and it’s your best friend that does it.” – Al Pacino as Lefty