Professor Jules Hilbert

Professor Jules Hilbert Picture

Professor Jules Hilbert is Karen Eiffel's biggest fan.  He also happens to be the man that Harold Crick approaches for help when he starts hearing a narrator in his head.

Played By
Dustin Hoffman
Full Name
Professor Jules Hilbert

Professor Jules Hilbert Quotes

Little did he know. That means there's something he doesn't know, which means there's something you don't know, did you know that?

Dr. Jules Hilbert

Dr. Jules Hilbert: The thing to determine conclusively is whether you are in a comedy or a tragedy. Have you met anyone who simply might loathe the very core of you?
Harold Crick: I'm an IRS agent. Everyone hates me.
Dr. Jules Hilbert: Well, that sounds like a comedy!

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Stranger Than Fiction Quotes

[narrating] Why was Harold talking to this man? This man... was an idiot; this man used words like "wibbly-wobbly" and "convo", and explained that trees were trees. Of course trees were trees; Harold knew that trees were trees.

Karen Eiffel

You don't understand that this isn't a story to me, it's my life! I want to live!

Harold Crick