Belloq: You and I are very much alike. Archeology is our religion, yet we have both fallen from the pure faith. Our methods have not differed as much as you pretend. I am but a shadowy reflection of you. It would take only a nudge to make you like me. To push you out of the light.
Indiana: Now you're getting nasty.

Indy, why does the floor move?


Professor of archeology, expert on the occult, and how does one say it? Obtainer of rare antiquities.

Major Eaton

Sallah: Indy, you have no time. If you still want the ark, it is being loaded onto a truck for Cairo.
Indiana: Truck? What truck?

This site also demonstrates one of the great dangers of archeology. Not to life and limb, although that does sometimes take place. I'm talking about folklore.


Marion: You're not the man I knew ten years ago.
Indiana: It's not the years, honey, it's the mileage.

[to Indy] Asps... very dangerous. You go first.


Dr. Jones. Again we see there is nothing you can possess which I cannot take away.


So once again, Jones, what was briefly yours is now mine.


Belloq: What a fitting end to your life's pursuits. You're about to become a permanent addition to this archaeological find. Who knows? In a thousand years, even you may be worth something!
Indiana: Ha ha ha... Son of a bitch.

All your life has been spent in pursuit of archaeological relics. Inside the Ark are treasures beyond your wildest aspirations. You want to see it opened as well as I. Indiana, we are simply passing through history. This, this IS history.


Indiana: Snakes. Why'd it have to be snakes?
Sallah: Asps. Very dangerous. You go first.

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Raiders of the Lost Ark Quotes

Maj. Eaton: We have top men working on it now.
Indiana: Who?
Maj. Eaton: Top. Men.

Oh, my friends. I'm so pleased you're not dead!


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