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Poll: Top 25 Fifteen-Word Movie Quotes

(You remember when I said I would stop at 14? I lied.)

You know the drill by now: Funny, witty, ominous, inspirational, corny or cheesy, these lines have two things in common: they're famous (many are classic) and they all consist of fifteen words (contractions considered)!

Which of these 25 fifteen-word movie quotes do you think is the most memorable?

After voting, you might discuss the list here

Make Your Choice

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    The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

    "I do wish we could chat longer, but I'm having an old friend for dinner."
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    Planet of the Apes (1968)

    "You maniacs! You blew it up! Ah, damn you! God damn you all to hell!"
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    Blade Runner (1982)

    "All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die."
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    Dirty Harry (1971)

    "You've got to ask yourself one question: 'Do I feel lucky?' Well, do ya, punk?"
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    2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

    "Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid."
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    A Day at the Races (1937)

    "It's the old, old story. Boy meets girl - Romeo and Juliet - Minneapolis and St. Paul!"
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    The Godfather (1972)

    "A man who doesn't spend time with his family can never be a real man."
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    Tropic Thunder (2008)

    "I know who I am. I'm the dude playing a dude disguised as another dude!"
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    Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)

    "I don't like sand. It's all coarse, and rough, and irritating. And it gets everywhere."
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    The Philadelphia Story (1940)

    "You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts."
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    The Old Maid (1939)

    "Tonight, just tonight, she belongs to me! Tonight I want her to call me Mommy."
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    Atonement (2007)

    "I will return. I will find you. Love you. Marry you. And live without shame."
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    Star Wars (1977)

    "If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you can possibly imagine."
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    It Happened One Night (1934)

    "Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb."
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    The Naked City (1948)

    "There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them."
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    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

    "It is the quality of one's convictions that determines success, not the number of followers."
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    Deadpool (2016)

    "Life is an endless series of train wrecks with only brief commercial-like breaks of happiness."
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    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

    "Dad always used to say the only causes worth fighting for were the lost causes."
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    Best in Show (2000)

    "We could not talk or talk forever and still find things to not talk about."
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    Moulin Rouge! (2001)

    "The greatest thing you'll ever learn, Is just to love and be loved in return."
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    The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

    "The plot thickens, as they say. Why, by the way? Is it a soup metaphor?"
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    Rush (2013)

    "A wise man can learn more from his enemies than a fool from his friends."
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    Point Break (1991)

    "If you want the ultimate, you've got to be willing to pay the ultimate price."
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    Flash Gordon (1980)

    "Flash, Flash, I love you, but we only have fourteen hours to save the Earth!."
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    The Lost Boys (1987)

    "One thing about living in Santa Carla I never could stomach; all the damn vampires.."

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