Best romance movie quotes of 1961

Please vote as you browse around to help the best rise to the top.

Movie Quote Quiz
West Side Story picture

Maria: All of you! You all killed him! And my brother, and Riff. Not with bullets, or guns, with hate. Well now I can kill, too, because now I have hate.

More West Side Story quotes
Breakfast at Tiffany's picture

Paul Varjak: Holly, I'm in love with you.
Holly Golightly: So what?
Paul Varjak: So what? So plenty! I love you. You belong to me.
Holly Golightly: No. People don't belong to people.
Paul Varjak: Of course they do.
Holly Golightly: I'm not going to let anyone put me in a cage.
Paul Varjak: I don't want to put you in a cage. I want to love you.
Holly Golightly: It's the same thing.
Paul Varjak: No it's not. Holly...
Holly Golightly: I'm not Holly. I'm not Lula Mae, either. I don't know who I am! I'm like cat here, a couple of no-name slobs. We belong to nobody and nobody belongs to us. We don't even belong to each other.

More Breakfast at Tiffany's quotes
The Parent Trap picture

Verbena 'Ever's Housekeeper': I'm not saying a word. Not one single word.

More The Parent Trap quotes
The Hustler picture

Fast Eddie: I'm shooting pool, Fats. When I miss, you can shoot.

More The Hustler quotes
More The Comancheros quotes
The Misfits picture

Roslyn: If I'm going to be alone, I want to be by myself.

More The Misfits quotes
El Cid picture

Moutamin: And thus the Cid rode out of the gates of history into legend.

More El Cid quotes
Lover Come Back picture

Millie, Carol's Secretary: I think every man has a right to know when he's about to become a father.

More Lover Come Back quotes
Splendor in the Grass picture

Wilma Dean: Didn't you ever feel that way about Dad?
Mrs. Loomis: Your father never laid a hand on me until we were married. Then I... I just gave in because a wife has to. A woman doesn't enjoy those things the way a man does. She just lets her husband come near her in order to have children.

More Splendor in the Grass quotes

Join the mailing list

Separate from membership, this is to get updates about mistakes in recent releases. Addresses are not passed on to any third party, and are used solely for direct communication from this site. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Check out the mistake & trivia books, on Kindle and in paperback.