Cinema has certainly left us infinite works of art the value of which is priceless. In addition to great times with friends, family, our partner or even on our own, movies can also give us really valuable lessons about many aspects of life. They can also serve as motivation for us to overcome our problems or pursuing our goals.
Movies can even change your life if you take them seriously and know how to use what they teach us in our own life. Begin by reading these inspirational movie quotes.
1"But you know happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, when one only remembers to turn on the light."
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
2“Why do we fall sir? So that we can learn to pick ourselves up.”
3“Every man dies, but not every man really lives.”
4"Hey. Don't ever let somebody tell you... You can't do something. Not even me. All right? You got a dream... You gotta protect it. People can't do somethin' themselves, they wanna tell you you can't do it. If you want somethin', go get it. Period.
The Pursuit of Happiness
5"Do, or do not. There is no “try”."
6“A wise man can learn more from his enemies than a fool from his friends.”
7"Oh yes, the past can hurt. But you can either run from it, or learn from it."
The Lion King
8"You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts some people you love."
9“Don’t let anyone ever make you feel like you don’t deserve what you want.”
10 Things I Hate About You
10“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.”
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
11"Nothing happens to anyone that he is not fitted by nature to bear."
12"Sometimes it is the people who no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine.”
The Imitation Game
13"Young man, sometimes the right path is not the easiest one."
14"We are who we choose to be."
15“Great men are not born great, they grow great.”
16“I know what I have to do now. I’ve got to keep breathing because tomorrow the sun will rise. Who knows what the tide could bring?”
17“In this life, you don’t have to prove nothin’ to nobody but yourself. And after what you’ve gone through, if you haven’t done that by now, it ain’t gonna never happen. Now go on back.”
18”Nobody is gonna hit as hard as life, but it ain’t how hard you can hit. It’s how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. It’s how much you can take, and keep moving forward. That’s how winning is done.”
19“Just because someone stumbles and loses their path, doesn’t mean they’re lost forever.”
X-Men: Days of Future Past
20"I don’t regret the things I’ve done, but those I did not do."
21“There should be no boundaries to human endeavor. We are all different. However bad life may seem, there is always something you can do, and succeed at. While there’s life, there is hope.”
The Theory of Everything
22"I think some people are too scared, or something. I guess it's hard for people who are so used to things the way they are - even if they're bad - to change. 'Cause they kind of give up. And when they do, everybody kind of loses."
Pay It Forward
23“Get busy livin’, or get busy dyin’.”
The Shawshank Redemption
24“Life is not the amount of breaths you take. It’s the moments that take your breath away.”
25"It is not our abilities that show what we truly are… it is our choices."
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
26“There’s no such thing as too far. You understand? You push everything as far as you can. You push and you push and you push until it starts pushing back. And then you push some goddamn more.”
Two for the Money
27“We buy things we don’t need, to impress people we don’t like.”
28"I've touched the darkness that lives in between the light. Seen the worst of this world, and the best. Seen the terrible things men do to each other in the name of hatred, and the lengths they'll go to for love. Now I know. Only love can save this world. So I stay. I fight, and I give... for the world I know can be. This is my mission, now. Forever."
29“No one ever made a difference by being like everybody else.”
The Greatest Showman
30“Our lives are defined by opportunities, even the ones we miss.”
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
31"Just keep going, you’ll make it one day."
32“Kid, there are heroes and there are legends. Heroes get remembered, but legends never die. Follow your heart, kid, and you’ll never go wrong.”
33“Strange, isn’t it? Each man’s life touches so many other lives. When he isn’t around he leaves an awful hole, doesn’t he?”
It's a Wonderful Life
34"You cannot live your life to please others. The choice must be yours."
Alice in Wonderland
35“To see the world, things dangerous to come to, to see behind walls, to draw closer, to find each other and to feel. That is the purpose of life.”
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
36"We will work to be an example of how we, as brothers and sisters on this earth, should treat each other. Now, more than ever, the illusions of division threaten our very existence. We all know the truth: more connects us than separates us. But in times of crisis the wise build bridges, while the foolish build barriers. We must find a way to look after one another, as if we were one single tribe."
37“The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all.”
38"You can do anything. You can go anywhere. Money, power is an illusion. It’s up here. You can be here. Me and you."
Into the Wild
39"It’s what you do right now that makes a difference."
Black Hawk Down
40"Me, I still believe in paradise. But now at least I know it’s not some place you can look for because it’s not where you go. It’s how you feel for a moment in your life when you’re a part of something and if you find that moment, it lasts forever."
41“The way it works is, you do the thing you’re scared shitless of, and you get the courage after you do it, not before you do it.”
42“Some people can’t believe in themselves until someone else believes in them first.”
Good Will Hunting
43“The truth is… I gave my heart away a long time ago, my whole heart… and I never really got it back."
Sweet Home Alabama
44“Remember those posters that said, “Today is the first day of the rest of your life”? Well, that’s true of every day but one…the day you die.”
45“When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it, always.”
46"To find something, anything, a great truth or a lost pair of glasses, you must first believe there will be some advantage in finding it."
All the King's Men
47“Being human is a condition which requires an anesthetic.”
48“Favor is a breeze that shifts direction all the time.”
49“Fire. It is a reflection of our own mortality.”
50“The greatest thing you’ll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return."