Favorite Rocky Quotes
Rocky: Hey... you know how I said that stuff on TV didn't bother me none?
Rocky: It did.
I think we make a real sharp couple of coconuts - I'm dumb, you're shy, whaddaya think, huh?
Ah come on, Adrian, it's true. I was nobody. But that don't matter either, you know? 'Cause I was thinkin', it really don't matter if I lose this fight. It really don't matter if this guy opens my head, either. 'Cause all I wanna do is go the distance.
Nobody's ever gone the distance with Creed, and if I can go that distance, you see, and that bell rings and I'm still standin', I'm gonna know for the first time in my life, see, that I weren't just another bum from the neighborhood.
Stay in school and use your brain. Be a doctor, be a lawyer, carry a leather briefcase. Forget about sports as a profession. Sports make ya grunt and smell. See, be a thinker, not a stinker.Apollo Creed
Mick: Your nose is broken.
Rocky: How does it look?
Mick: Ah, it's an improvement.
Adrian: It's Thanksgiving.
Rocky: Yea, to you it's Thanksgiving; to me it's Thursday.
I just want to say hi to my girlfriend, OK? Yo, Adrian! It's me, Rocky.
Adrian: Paulie, it's Thanksgiving. I got a turkey in the oven.
Paulie: Oh... a turkey in the oven.
[he takes the turkey out]
Paulie: You want the bird?
[he throws it out the door]
Paulie: Go in the alley and eat the bird!
Adrian: [disgusted] Oh Paulie!
Mickey: You know what you are?
Rocky: No, what?
Mickey: A tomato.
Rocky: A tomato?
Mickey: Yeah, and I'm running a business here, not a goddamn soup kitchen.
Apollo Creed vs. the Italian Stallion. Sounds like a damn monster movie.Apollo Creed
You're gonna eat lightnin' and you're gonna crap thunder!Mick
I want you outta here instamatically.Paulie