A woman's shoulders are the front lines of her mystique, and her neck, if she's alive, has all the mystery of a border town. A no-man's land in that battle between the mind and the body.

John Milton

Kevin Lomax: "Better to reign in Hell than serve in Heaven", is that it?
John Milton: Why not? I'm here on the ground with my nose in it since the whole thing began. I've nurtured every sensation man's been inspired to have. I cared about what he wanted and I never judged him. Why? Because I never rejected him. In spite of all his imperfections, I'm a fan of man! I'm a humanist. Maybe the last humanist.

You sharpen the human appetite to the point where it can split atoms with its desire; you build egos the size of cathedrals; fiber-optically connect the world to every eager impulse; grease even the dullest dreams with these dollar-green, gold-plated fantasies, until every human becomes an aspiring emperor, becomes his own God... and where can you go from there?

John Milton

Kevin Lomax: Is this a test?
Pam: Isn't everything?

Freedom, baby... is never having to say you're sorry.

John Milton

Guilt is like a bag of fuckin' bricks. All ya gotta do is set it down.

John Milton

I know we've got all this money, and it's supposed to be OK, but it's not.

Mary Ann Lomax

Kevin Lomax: What about love?
John Milton: Overrated. Biochemically no different than eating large quantities of chocolate.

Vanity, definitely my favorite sin.

John Milton

The worst vice is advice.

John Milton

Free will, it is a bitch.

John Milton

Alice Lomax: Let me tell you about New York.
Kevin Lomax: Let me guess.
Alice Lomax: Fallen, fallen, is Babylon the great. It has become a dwelling place of demons." Revelation 18. Wouldn't hurt you to look it over.
Kevin Lomax: Couldn't forget it if I tried.
Alice Lomax: Oh, really? And what *happened* to Babylon?

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The Devil's Advocate Quotes

John Milton: Are we negotiating?
Kevin Lomax: Always.

Who, in their right mind Kevin, could possibly deny the twentieth century was entirely mine.

John Milton