“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.”