Jodie Foster's Lifetime Achievement Award: Read Her Most Memorable Quotes!

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Jodie Foster gave a lengthy, perplexing-though-passionate speech at last night's Golden Globes, rousing some viewers while confusing others. Did she come out? Did she retire? Does she really like Mel Gibson? Nobody can say for sure.

Regardless, the point of the Cecille B. Demille Award was to honor the actress' long and illustrious career. As such, we present you with some of our favorite quotes from Jodie Foster's movie characters throughout time. They're certainly shorter and more succinct than what we saw last night!

Scroll down to read through them, then let us know your favorites in the comments section below!

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Taxi Driver Quotes:

Iris: God, you're square.
Travis Bickle: Hey, I'm not square, you're the one that's square. You're full of shit, man. What are you talking about? You walk out with those fuckin' creeps and low-lifes and degenerates out on the streets and you sell your little pussy for peanuts? For some low-life pimp who stands in the hall? And I'm square? You're the one that's square, man. I don't go screwing fuck with a bunch of killers and junkies like you do. You call that bein' hip? What world are you from?

Iris: I don't like what I'm doing, Sport.
Sport: Ah, baby, I don't want you to like what you're doing. If you like what you're doing, then you won't be my woman.

I think that... that Cancers make the best lovers.

Iris

The Silence of the Lambs Quotes:

[to Hannibal Lecter] Your anagrams are showing, Doctor. Louis Friend? Iron sulfide, also known as fool's gold.

Clarice Starling

Clarice Starling: Where are you, Dr. Lecter?
Hannibal Lecter: I've no plans to call on you, Clarice. The world is more interesting with you in it.

Murray: Is it true what they're sayin', he's some kinda vampire?
Clarice Starling: They don't have a name for what he is.

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Nell Quotes:

Chicka, chicka, chickabee. / T'ee an me an t'ee an me. / Ressa, ressa, ressa me, / Chicka, chicka, chickabee.

Nell

Trouble go away at nigh', an' Nell caw Mi'i - an' Nell an' Mi'i - ye', Nell an' Mi'i - like t'ee in the way!

Nell

Contact Quotes:

One down, couple of billion to go.

Ellie Arroway

Hydrogen times pi!

Ellie Arroway

So what's more likely? That an all-powerful, mysterious God created the Universe, and decided not to give any proof of his existence? Or, that He simply doesn't exist at all, and that we created Him, so that we wouldn't have to feel so small and alone?

Ellie Arroway

Panic Room Quotes:

Meg: [on loud speaker] Get out of my house!
Sarah: Say Fuck!
Meg: [on loud speaker] FUCK!
Sarah: Mom! "Get the fuck out of my house"!
Meg: [on loud speaker] Get the FUCK out of my house!

Sarah: [Meg and Sarah are in the elevator trying to escape] What's going on?
Meg: People. In the house.

Meg: [Meg gives a goodnight kiss to Sarah] It's disgusting how much I love you.
Sarah: Tell me about it.

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Is Jodie Foster the best actress alive? Some might make that claim. The veteran star of the big screen has won a pair of Oscars and starred in such films as Silence of the Lambs and Contact. She was born in Los Angeles.

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