“When you hang a man, you better look at him.” – Clint Eastwood as Jed Cooper
“Man’s got a right to protect his property and his life, and we ain’t lettin’ no rancher or his lawman take either.” – Robert Duvall as Boss Spearman
A smaller role from Stewart in a massive epic by John Ford.
“Some people think because they’re stronger, or meaner, that they can push you around. I’ve seen a lot of that. But it’s only true if you let it be.” – Lina Hunt as Stella
“A man can’t stay angry for five years. Can he?” – Marlon Brando as Rio
“I resolve never to do a dishonest act, or take part in any thieving, robbing, or false undertaking. I will always keep to the straight and narrow, so help me God.” – Barry Brown as Drew Dixon
“Faith can move mountains, Milt. But it can’t beat a faster draw. There’s only three men I know with his kind of speed. One’s dead. The other’s me. And the third is Cole Thornton.” – Christopher George as Nelse McLeod
“Lamar, I gotta dollar here says I can break your neck ‘for you get that rig moved a half inch.” – Clint Eastwood as Joe Kidd