[to rocky, after round 1 with Apollo] Keep hitting 'em in the ribs ya see? Don't let that bastard breathe!Mickey
What about my prime, Mick? At least you had a prime! I had no prime, I had nothin'!Rocky
I think we make a real sharp couple of coconuts - I'm dumb, you're shy, whaddaya think, huh?Rocky
Cut me, Mick.Rocky
What is keeping him up Bill, I dont know.Fight Announcer
Shut up! Mr Gazzo wants the 200 now.Rocky
Rocky: [Rocky is trying to make out with Adrian on their first date] Will you do me a favor? Take off these glasses.
[Rocky takes off Adrian's frumpy glasses, revealing her beautiful eyes]
Rocky: Now take off this hat.
[Takes off her unattractive hat, revealing her dark, lovely hair. Adrian is beautiful and Rocky is appreciative]
Rocky: I always knew you was pretty...
Adrian: [Adrian looks at him, disbelieving] Stop teasing me.
Adrian: It's Thanksgiving.
Rocky: Yea, to you it's Thanksgiving; to me it's Thursday.
Betty Schaefer: Don't you sometimes hate yourself?
Joe Gillis: Constantly.
[narrating] The poor dope - he always wanted a pool. Well, in the end, he got himself a pool.Joe Gillis
Joe Gillis: You're Norma Desmond. You used to be in silent pictures. You used to be big.
Norma Desmond: I "am: big. It's the "pictures" that got small.
They took the idols and smashed them, the Fairbankses, the Gilberts, the Valentinos! And who've we got now? Some nobodies!Norma Desmond