Quotes from Gene Hackman movies and TV shows - page 3 of 4

Ward: Just don't lose sight of whose rights are being violated.
Anderson: Don't put me on your perch, Mr. Ward.
Ward: Don't drag me into your gutter, Mr. Anderson.
Anderson: These people are crawling out of the sewer, MR. ward! Maybe the gutter's where we outta be.

Anderson: Make no mistake about it, Deputy. I'll cut your fucking head clean off and not give a shit how it reads in the report sheet.

Anderson: Did you make a speech like that the night you beat your wife?

More Mississippi Burning quotes

Eileen Gallagher: How do you know...?
Sgt. Johnny Gallagher: God damn it, I don't know! These people can be anybody they want to be! It scares the piss out of me.

Sgt. Johnny Gallagher: Terrorists sir? They were pretty well organized. It was like a military operation.

More The Package quotes

John Herod: Like I always say - put a fox in the henhouse and you'll have chicken for dinner every time.

John Herod: The rules say you have to accept every challenge. You got a problem with that, scuttle your butt out of town.

John Herod: I was married to a beautiful woman. She was unfaithful.
Ellen: Where is she now?
John Herod: I told you, she was unfaithful.

John Herod: Like I always say - put a fox in the henhouse and you'll have chicken for dinner every time.

John Herod: I said, are you still fast?
Cort: Faster than you.

More The Quick and the Dead quotes

Jimmy McGinty: When the Washington Sentinels left the stadium that date, there was no tickertape parade, no endorsement deals for sneakers or soda pop, or breakfast cereal. Just a locker to be cleaned out, and a ride home to catch. But what they didn't know, was that their lives had been changed forever because they had been part of something great. And greatness, no matter how brief, stays with a man. Every athlete dreams of a second chance, these men lived it.

Shane Falco: I want the ball.
Jimmy McGinty: Winners always do.

Jimmy McGinty: The truth is, you guys have been given something that every athlete dreams of: a second chance. And you're afraid of blowing it. We all are. But now our fear is shared, and we can overcome it together.

Shane Falco: Hey coach, can I ask you a question?
Jimmy McGinty: Yeah, shoot.
Shane Falco: Why me?
Jimmy McGinty: I look at you and I see two men: the man you are, and the man you ought to be. Someday those two will meet. Should make for a hell of a football player.

Jimmy McGinty: Like a duck on the pond. On the surface everything looks calm, but beneath the water those little feet are churning a mile a minute.

Jimmy McGinty: You know what seperates the winners from the losers?
Shane Falco: The score.
Jimmy McGinty: No, getting back on the horse after getting kicked in the teeth.

Jimmy McGinty: Falco, it's nasty out there.
Shane Falco: That's why girls don't play the game, coach.

Jimmy McGinty: You're looking at a 65-yard field goal here.
Nigel 'The Leg' Gruff: You just hold the ball, Shane, and I'll kick the bloody piss out of it.

More The Replacements quotes

Rankin Fitch: Everybody has a secret they don't want you to find.

Rankin Fitch: Gentlemen, trials are too important to be left up to juries.

More Runaway Jury quotes

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