Great Movie and TV Villain Quotes

A hero is only as good as the villain he or she faces, which is why some of the most memorable characters of literature and film have been the guys in the black hats. Today, Author’s Digest presents some memorable villain quotes from film and television.


I don’t feel I have to wipe everybody out, Tom. Just my enemies. – Michael Corleone (The Godfather)


You clearly don’t know who you’re talking to, so let me clue you in. I am not in danger, Skyler. I AM the danger! A guy opens his door and gets shot and you think that of me? No. I am the one who knocks! – Walter White (Breaking Bad)


Sherlock: People have died.
Moriarty: That’s what people DO! – Jim Moriarty (Sherlock)


I’ll be back. – T-800 (The Terminator)


You best start believing in ghost stories, Miss Turner. You’re in one! – Barbossa (Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl)


I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti. Tsss! – Hannibal Lecter (Silence of the Lambs)


Would you like to play a game? – Jigsaw (The Saw series)


I’m the Anti-Christ. You got me in a vendetta kind of mood. You tell the angels in heaven you never seen evil so singularly personified as you did in the face of the man who killed you. – Vincent Coccotti (True Romance)


No, Mr Bond. I expect you to die! – Auric Goldfinger (Goldfinger)


I’m funny how? – Tommy DeVito (Goodfellas)


I have all the characteristics of a human being: blood, flesh, skin, hair; but not a single, clear, identifiable emotion, except for greed and disgust. – Patrick Bateman (American Psycho)


Say hello to my little friend! – Tony Montana (Scarface)


I’m every nightmare you’ve ever had. I’m your worst dream come true. I’m everything you ever were afraid of. – Pennywise (It)


We all go a little mad sometimes. Haven’t you? – Norman Bates (Psycho)


It’s not right for a woman to read. Soon she starts getting ‘ideas,’ and ‘thinking.’ — Gaston (Beauty and the Beast)


I visited your home this morning after you’d left. I tried to play husband. I tried to taste the life of a simple man. It didn’t work out, so I took a souvenir… her pretty head. – John Doe (Se7en)


Human beings are a disease, a cancer of this planet. You’re a plague and we are the cure. – Agent Smith (The Matrix)


Your mother’s in here, Karras. Would you like to leave a message? I’ll see that she gets it. – Pazuzu (The Exorcist)


You’re worth more dead than alive! – Mr. Potter (It’s A Wonderful Life)


You’d do better to tell us everything. But to make sure it happens, I brought along a few tools. – Captain Vidal (Pan’s Labyrinth)


I warn you, child. If I lose my temper, you lose your head! Understand? – The Queen of Hearts (Alice in Wonderland)


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