Paradox.

Arthur

You remind me of someone... a man I met in a half-remembered dream. He was possessed of some radical notions.

Saito

Do you want to take a leap of faith?

Saito

If I jump, will I survive?

Mal

I miss you more than I can bear, but we had our time together. I have to let you go.

Cobb

Mal: You keep telling yourself what you know. But what do you believe? What do you feel?
Cobb: Guilt.

[contemplating her totem] An elegant solution for keeping track of reality.

Ariadne

You're waiting for a train; a train that will take you far away. You know where you hope this train will take you, but you can't be sure. But it doesn't matter - because we'll be together.

Mal

Arthur: Quick, give me a kiss!
[She kisses him and then looks around]
Ariadne: They're still looking at us.
Arthur: Yeah, it's worth a shot.

Cobb: For this to work, we'd have to buy off the pilots...
Arthur: And we'd have to buy off the flight attendants...
Saito: I bought the airline.
[Everybody turns and stares at him. Saito just shrugs]
Saito: It seemed neater.

You see, I think negative emotions are always trumped by positive emotions.

Cobb

Cobb: You create the world of the dream. We bring the subject into that dream and fill it with their sub-conscious.
Ariadne: How could I aquire enough details to make them think that it is reality?
Cobb: See dreams, they feel real while we're in them right? Its only when we wake up then we realize that something was actually strange!

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Inception Quotes

I miss you more than I can bear, but we had our time together. I have to let you go.

Cobb

Mal: You keep telling yourself what you know. But what do you believe? What do you feel?
Cobb: Guilt.

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