9 Best American Sniper Quotes: I Have to Serve My Country

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American Sniper is a blockbuster.

The Clint Eastwood movie broke January box office records. Heck, the Bradley Cooper-starring true tale destroyed the previous January box office record by a two-to-one margin. It made $90 million. Yeah, that. 

It is a compelling story with a powerful performance by the Oscar-nominated Cooper as Chris Kyle, the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history.

The action is tense. The emotions are palpable and it is all delivered with some fantastic dialogue that has us calling the movie's quotes some of the most powerful of the year -- even this early in the calendar. 

We found 9 quotes from American Sniper that just riveted us. 

Check out all of our American Sniper quotes and then click through and discover the 9 best!

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American Sniper Quotes

If you think that this war isn't changing you you're wrong. You can only circle the flames so long.

Taya Renae Kyle

Navy Doctor: Would you be surprised if I told you that Navy has credited you with... over 160 kills?
Chris Kyle: [Hums]
Navy Doctor: Do you ever think that... you might have seen things or... done some things over there that you wish you hadn't?
Chris Kyle: Oh, that's not me. No.
Navy Doctor: What's not you?
Chris Kyle: I was just protecting my guys, they were trying to kill... our soldiers and I... I'm willing to meet my Creator and answer for every shot that I took.
Chris Kyle: The thing that... haunts me are all the guys that I couldn't save.
Chris Kyle: Now I'm willing and able to... be there but I'm not, I'm here I quit.
Navy Doctor: You can walk down any homeless hospital. Looks like plenty soldiers need saving.
Chris Kyle: [Hums]
Navy Doctor: You want to take a walk?
Chris Kyle: Sure.

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