Here I was born, and there I died. It was only a moment for you; you took no notice.

Madeleine

Only one is a wanderer; two together are always going somewhere.

Madeleine

He did nothing. The law has little to say on things left undone.

Coroner

You shouldn't keep souvenirs of a killing. You shouldn't have been that sentimental.

Scottie

I talked to the woman in musical therapy, and she said that Mozart's the boy for you.

Midge

And then what did he do? Did he train you? Did he rehearse you? Did he tell you exactly what to do, what to say? You were a very apt pupil too, weren't you? You were a very apt pupil! Well, why did you pick on me? Why me?

Scottie

Scottie, do you believe that someone out of the past - someone dead - can enter and take possession of a living being?

Gavin Elster

Anyone could become obsessed with the past with a background like that!

Scottie

There's no way for them to understand. You and I know who killed Madeleine.

Gavin Elster

One final thing I have to do... and then I'll be free of the past.

Scottie

Give me your hand. Give me your hand.

Officer on rooftop

You want to know something? I don't think Mozart's going to help at all.

Midge

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Vertigo Quotes

One final thing I have to do... and then I'll be free of the past.

Scottie

Here I was born, and there I died. It was only a moment for you; you took no notice.

Madeleine