[voice-over] I was going to the worst place in the world and I didn't even know it yet. Weeks away and hundreds of miles up a river that snaked through the war like a main circuit cable plugged straight into Kurtz. It was no accident that I got to be the caretaker of Colonel Walter E. Kurtz's memory any more than being back in Saigon was an accident. There is no way to tell his story without telling my own. And if his story really is a confession, then so is mine.

Willard

Chef: Why do all you guys sit on your helmets? Soldier: So we don't get our balls blown off.

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Apocalypse Now Quotes

Oh man... the bullshit piled up so fast in Vietnam, you needed wings to stay above it.

Willard

What do you call it when the assassins accuse the assassin? A lie. A lie and we have to be merciful.

Kurtz