1. 10

    Just because you're beautiful and perfect, it's made you conceited.

    28
  2. 9

    A good writer is not someone who knows how to write- but how to rewrite

    30
  3. 8

    Nobody knows anything...... Not one person in the entire motion picture field knows for a certainty what's going to work. Every time out it's a guess and, if you're lucky, an educated one.

    32
  4. 7

    Do I love you? My God, if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches.

    38
  5. 6

    Westley and I are joined by the bond of love and you cannot track that, not with a thousand bloodhounds, and you cannot break it, not with a thousand swords.

    61
  6. 5

    Never get involved in a land war in Asia.

    61
  7. 4

    Her heart was a secret garden and the walls were very high.

    67
  8. 3

    Fool!" cried the hunchback. "You fell victim to one of the classic blunders. The most famous is 'Never get involved in a land war in Asia,' but only slightly less well known is this: 'Never go in against a Sicilian when death is on the line.

    84
  9. 2

    Never go in against a Sicilian when death is on the line.

    85
  10. 1

    Life is pain, highness. Anyone who tells you differently is selling something.

    86
  11. Last Update: 6 February 2023

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