Claude Lacombe: Mr. Neary, what do you want?
Roy Neary: I just want to know that it's really happening.

Ronnie, if I don't do this, THAT'S when I'm going to need a doctor.

Roy Neary

Major Walsh, it is an event sociologique.

Claude Lacombe

Brad Neary: I don't understand these fractions.
Roy Neary: What's one third of sixty?
Brad Neary: That's a fraction, I don't understand them.
Roy Neary: Alright, let's say that this boxcar is sixty feet long, OK?, and one third of it is across this switch here, alright... And now another train is coming... Now, how far do you have to move this boxcar so that the other train doesn't smash it? Quickly Brad, there are thousands of lives at stake... Brad any answer...

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Close Encounters of the Third Kind Quotes

He says the sun came out last night. He says it sang to him.

Project Leader

Major Walsh, it is an event sociologique.

Claude Lacombe