NerdiPop’s top 16 tough guy movie quotes


When you watch as many movies as we do, there are some really memorable quotes and sayings that just stick with you.

“Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.” – Rhett Butler (Gone with the Wind 1939)


“You talkin’ to me?” Travis Bickle (Taxi Driver 1976)


“Here’s looking at you, kid.” – Rick Blaine (Casablanca 1942)

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“Say ‘hello’ to my little friend!”  – Tony Montana – Scarface 1983)

“You can’t handle the truth!”Col. Nathan R. Jessup (A Few Good Men 1992)

“I’m gonna make him an offer he can’t refuse.” – Vito Corleone (The Godfather 1972)

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“You’ve got to ask yourself one question: ‘Do I feel lucky?’ Well, do ya, punk?” (Harry Callahan – Dirty Harry 1971)

“Go ahead, make my day.” – Harry Callahan (Sudden Impact, 1983)

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“Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape.” – George Taylor – Planet of the Apes 1968)

“A martini. Shaken, not stirred.” – James Bond (Goldfinger 1964)

“Bond. James Bond.” – James Bond (Dr. No 1962)

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“Hasta la vista, baby.” The Terminator (Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991)

“I love the smell of napalm in the morning.” – Apocalypse Now (1979)

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“I feel the need – the need for speed!” – Top Gun (1986)

“You talkin’ to me?” Travis Bickle (Taxi Driver 1976)

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