Favourite all time quote

By Phantasm66 ยท 21 replies
May 18, 2002
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  1. Well I have a number of these (including "I am going out now... I may be some time..." - Oates. ) however:

    "You are an imperfect being. Created by an imperfect being. Finding your weakness is only a matter of time." - Borg Queen to Data, First Contact.
  2. TS | Thomas

    TS | Thomas TS Rookie Posts: 1,319

    Damn, that's a hard one to answer....
  3. Vehementi

    Vehementi TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,704

    I would think it's the one in your sig Thomas...

    And I though phantazmm was a Star Wars fan, not a Trekkie.

    Most of the good quotes I've heard I've forgotten. I know I have heard quite alot, and most of my favorites are from Groucho Marx.


    "I have the brain of a 4 year old. And I'm sure he was glad to get rid of it."

    Albert Einstein: "Only two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity. But I'm not sure about the universe."

    The quote in MrGaribaldi's signature is also one of my favorites.
  4. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 4,274

    There's the one in my sig ( I'm sure no one noticed it ;) ).

    There are just too many to list.

    I'll just put one from a Monthy Python movie, I'll let you guess which movie it is.

  5. TS | Crazyace

    TS | Crazyace TS Rookie Posts: 275


    New Hampshire license plate
  6. MrGaribaldi

    MrGaribaldi TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,512

    Besides the one in my sig, there's quite a few from Babylon 5 (go figure).... But I can't remember them good enough... (and finding them ain't exactly easy with 5 season of eps...)

    from Evil Dead 3:Army of Darkness "I live.... Again..."

    Then of course it's "Either do or don't, there is no trying"... Dunno where's it's from originally....
  7. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    I like the one in my sig, mainly cause I like to think I was the first to say it, but it probably has been said before, I just never heard it.

    I also like: "You can fool some of the people all of the time, and you can fool all of the people some of the time, but you can't fool all of the people all of the time."
  8. StormBringer

    StormBringer TS Maniac Posts: 2,244

    Most of the good ones are repeated several times and by more than one character. One of my favorites is ...And so it begins -Kosh-several different time, as well as Galen in Crusade-
    Some other good ones are, I will return in the fullness of time, expect me when you see me -a few different people but most often Galen-. Hope? There is always hope, it is the one thing humans haven't figured out how to kill -Galen-.

    My favorite quote from B5 has to be When the long night comes, return to the end of the beginning -A message to Sherridan from Kosh-

    I don't want to bore the non fans so I'll stop there.
  9. DogStar

    DogStar TS Rookie Posts: 129

    Who was it...

    that said 'get a life'
  10. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Posts: 7,674   +990

    I'm not so sure if you can consider this a real quote, it's for me at least because my first spoken language is spanish, anyway...

    "**** happens" part of my philosophy of life.
  11. MrGaribaldi

    MrGaribaldi TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,512

    Yeah, like
    Sheridan: "How will this end?"
    Kosh: "In fire..."

    Which of course is true, as sooner or later this planet is going to burn up :D
  12. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    One of the funniest, and my favorite at the moment, is from the movie "Tank Girl" (I watched it yesterday):

    "I'll hit you so hard your children will be born bruised"
  13. Goofy Newfie

    Goofy Newfie TS Rookie Posts: 199

    Shut up brain, or I'll stab you with a Q-Tip. -Homer J. Simpson
  14. Honourableprawn

    Honourableprawn TS Rookie Posts: 45

    Someone has to swear!!!! why not me?

    Some Mo?!erFu@*ers are alway trying to skate uphill

    It needs to be said in a macho hollywood only stylee though ;)

    the prawn:grinthumb
  15. Arris

    Arris TS Evangelist Posts: 4,730   +379

    "Your an inspiration for birth control" - Duke Nukem
  16. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    F*** the world, save yourself!
  17. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 4,572   +65

    Ever wonder if illiterate people get the full effect of alphabet soup?
  18. Spyke

    Spyke TS Rookie Posts: 47

    Housekeeper to Winston Churchill: If I were your wife I'd put poison in your coffee.
    Winston Churchill to Housekeeper: If you were my wife, I'd drink it!
  19. Demiurg

    Demiurg TS Rookie Posts: 85

    This one is almost impossible to answer, as there are 1000's of favourite quotes. Meanwhile, I'll go for the distinguished philosopher Homer Simpson:

    "If it is hard to do, then it is not worth doing."
  20. StormBringer

    StormBringer TS Maniac Posts: 2,244

    Brain to Pinky: Come Pinky, we must prepare for tomorrow night.
    Pinky to Brain: What are we going to do tomorrow night Brain?
    Brain to Pinky: The same thing we do every night Pinky, Try to take over the World.
  21. m1066ad

    m1066ad TS Rookie

    Ah, yes, I was once lost in the wilds of Afghanistan, and lost my corkscrew. I had to live off food and water for several days.
    -W.C. Fields
  22. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 4,274

    Taken from "Lock stock & two smoking barrels"


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