Popular The Godfather Quotes
I spent my whole life trying not to be careless. Women and children can be careless. But not men.Don Corleone
You talk about vengeance. Is vengeance going to bring your son back to you? Or my boy to me?Don Corleone
I never thought you were a bad consiglieri, Tom. I thought Santino was a bad don, rest in peace.Don Corleone
What have I ever done to make you treat me so disrespectfully? If you'd come to me in friendship, then this scum that ruined your daughter would be suffering this very day. And if by chance an honest man like yourself should make enemies, then they would become my enemies. And then they would fear you.Don Corleone
Johnny Fontane: Oh, Godfather, I don't know what to do. I don't know what to do.
Don Corleone: [shouts] You can act like a man!
Don Corleone: What's the matter with you. Is this how you turned out? A Hollywood finocchio that cries like a woman.
[Corleone imitates him sobbing]
Don Corleone: What can I do? What is that nonsense. Ridiculous.
Some people will pay a lot of money for that information; but then your daughter would lose a father, instead of gaining a husband.Michael
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It's not personal, Sonny. It's strictly business.Michael
Kay Adams: Michael, is it true? Did you have Carlo murdered?
Michael: Don't ask me about my business, Kay.
Clemenza: Leave the gun.
Clemenza: Take the cannolis.
I, too, don't believe in drugs. For years I paid my people extra to stay away from that sort of stuff, but someone comes along saying, I've got powders where if you put up a three to four thousand dollar investment, you can make fifty thousand distributing, then there is no way to resist it. I want to keep it respectable.Don Zaluchi
Connie: Dinner's on the table.
Carlo Rizzi: I'm not hungry yet.
Connie: Your food is on the table. It's getting cold.
Carlo Rizzi: I'll eat out later.
Connie: You just told me to make you dinner!
Carlo Rizzi: Hey, vaffunculo, eh?
Connie: Aw, vaffunculo you!