The Dark Knight Quotes : 19 Famous Movie Quotes

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The Dark Knight” was released in 2008, another masterpiece by Christopher Nolan. This film is sequel to Batman Begins(2005). Story revolves around Batman(Christian Bale), Jim Gordon, Harvey Dent who are trying to fight against growing crime in Gotham City but at the same time threatened by criminal named Joker(Played by Heath Ledger) who seems to be unafraid of Batman and city’s jurisdiction and ultimately creates disorder in Gotham City.

The Dark Knight was a huge success and earned more than $1 billion dollars worldwide. Heath Ledger acting as Joker made this film  iconic and got him posthumously Best Supporting Actor award.  It was also nominated for another 8 Academy Awards.

The Dark Knight is one of the must watch movies of all time with mesmerizing performance by Batman and The Joker. It might be one of those films in which you can learn several things from villain instead of hero. Let’s take a look at some of the best Batman Begins movie dialogues.

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List of The Dark Knight Quotes : 19 Famous Movie Quotes

1. “If you’re good at something, never do it for free”

~The Dark Knight

2. “You either die a hero or you live long enough to see yourself become the villain”

~The Dark Knight

3. “Do I really look like a guy with a plan? You know what I am? I’m a dog chasing cars. I wouldn’t know what to do with one if I caught it! You know, I just do things”

~The Dark Knight

4. “Criminals aren’t complicated, Alfred. Just have to figure out what he’s after”

~The Dark Knight

5. “Because some men aren’t looking for anything logical, like money. They can’t be bought, bullied, reasoned, or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn”

~The Dark Knight

6. “In their last moments, people show you who they really are”

~The Dark Knight

7. “I’ll show you. When the chips are down, these civilized people, they’ll eat each other. They’re only as good as the world allows them to be. See, I’m not a monster. I’m just ahead of the curve”

~The Dark Knight

8. “Because he’s the hero Gotham deserves, but not the one it needs right now. So, we’ll hunt him, because he can take it. Because he’s not our hero. He’s a silent guardian. A watchful protector. A Dark Knight”

~The Dark Knight

9. “He turns to me, and he says, “Why so serious?”  He comes at me with the knife. “Why so serious?!”  He sticks the blade in my mouth— “Let’s put a smile on that face!”

~The Dark Knight

10. “Sometimes the truth isn’t good enough, sometimes people deserve more. Sometimes people deserve to have their faith rewarded”

~The Dark Knight

11. “They’re wise to your act. You got rules. The Joker, he’s got no rules. No one’s gonna cross him to you”

~The Dark Knight

12. “The night is darkest just before the dawn. And I promise you, the dawn is coming”

~The Dark Knight

13. “I believe whatever doesn’t kill you, simply makes you stranger”

~The Dark Knight

14. “You just couldn’t let me go, could you? This is what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object. You truly are incorruptible, aren’t you? You won’t kill me out of some misplaced sense of self-righteousness. And I won’t kill you because you’re just too much fun. I think you and I are destined to do this forever”

~The Dark Knight

15. “Let’s wind the clocks back a year : These cops and lawyers wouldn’t dare cross any of you, so what happened? Did your balls drop off? I know why you choose to have your “group therapy” sessions in broad daylight, I know why you’re afraid to go out at night: The Batman.  Batman has shown your true colors”

~The Dark Knight

16. “You see, madness, as you know, is like gravity. All it takes is a little push!”

~The Dark Knight

17. “The only sensible way to live in this world is without rules”

~The Dark Knight

18. “You can’t rely on anyone these days, you have to do everything yourself, don’t we!”

~The Dark Knight

19. “People are dying, Alfred. What would you have me do?

Endure, Master Wayne. Take it. They’ll hate you for it, but that’s the point of Batman, he can be the outcast. He can make the choice that no one else can make, the right choice”

~The Dark Knight

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Last thing to my readers , I would like to hear from you…

Let me know in comments, Which of the  above The Dark Knight quotes you like the most ?

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Neeraj Kaple

Neeraj Kaple is a software engineer based in Mumbai. He writes articles which motivates/inspire people to achieve their goals. He also writes about software's, blogging tools, internet marketing and how-to guides on his another Blog Techmazic.com.

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