Thénardier: Everybody raise a glass!
Madame Thénardier: Raise it up the master's arse!

I had a dream my life would be so different from this hell I'm living!

Fantine

Marius: [about Cosette] Eponine, find her for me!
Éponine: What will you give me?
Marius: Anything!
Éponine: Got you all excited now, but God knows what you see in her! Aren't you all delighted now?
Éponine: No, I don't want your money, sir.

Marius: In my life, there is someone who touches my life. Waiting near...
Éponine: Waiting here...

To love another person is to see the face of God.

Jean Valjean

Civilization has a natural resistance to improving itself.

Jerry Mulligan

She's one of those third year girls who gripe my liver... You know, American college kids. They come over here to take their third year and lap up a little culture... They're officious and dull. They're always making profound observations they've overheard.

Jerry Mulligan

Jerry, if it means anything to you, I love you.

Lise Bouvier

Well, uh, with a binding like you've got, people are going to want to know what's in the book.

Jerry Mulligan

What gets me is, I don't know anything about her. We manage to be together for a few moments and then off she goes. Sometimes we have a wonderful time together and other times it's no fun at all. But I got to be with her.

Jerry Mulligan

Jerry, don't let me leave you this way.

Lise Bouvier

This is Paris, and I'm an American who lives here. My name is Jerry Mulligan, and I'm an ex G.I. In 1945 when the army told me to find my own job, I stayed on. And I'll tell you why

Jerry Mulligan

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