General Owen: These bugs are just like us. Just as smart as we are. They want to study us. They want to know what makes us tick. They want to know our likes and dislikes. In short: they want to know about us... so they can KILL US!

Shoot a nuke down a bug hole, you got a lot of dead bugs.

Ace Levy

Someone asked me once if I knew the difference between a civilian and a citizen. I know now. A citizen has the courage to make the safety of the human race their personal responsibility. Dizzy was my friend. She was a soldier. But most important, she was a citizen of the Federation.

Johnny Rico

You're some sort of big, fat, smart-bug, aren't you?

Johnny Rico

FREE Movie Newsletter

Starship Troopers Quotes

I expect the best and I give the best. Here's the beer. Here's the entertainment. Now have fun. That's an order.

Jean Rasczak

Private Sugar Watkins: Gimme the nuke
Johnny Rico: You trying to be a hero, Watkins?
Private Sugar Watkins: Just trying to kill some bugs, sir.