While the core goal of movies is to entertain people and make sure they have a good time for the next few hours, sometimes, some spoken lines in a movie sticks to people’s mind for a longer time.
1 – “It’s not who you are underneath, it’s what you do that defines you” – Batman Begins
It’s your actions that define who you are. Your actions represent you, not your intentions. What a lot of people miss to understand is that no one can know your true intentions, but everybody knows your actions and will assume your intentions based one what you’ve said, what you’ve done, how you’ve acted …
What made the quote in the movie even greater is that when Rachel said it to Bruce, she meant that although she knows how good Bruce is, his actions are not reflecting it. Little did she know however that Bruce’s reckless actions were to make sure no one suspects he’s the batman. Bruce’s actions were a great representation of his intentions to save his city and help as much as he can even though it meant that his public image will be ruined.
2 – “You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world but you do have a say in who hurts you” – The Fault In Our Stars
The fault in our stars is such an emotional movie that pictures life from different perspectives. From a perspective of lovers who know they’re going to die soon to be specific.
There is no way you can escape being hurt in your life, however it’s up to you to decide who hurts you. Usually, it’s the ones that you love. The more you love someone, the more you’ll get hurt whenever they mess things up or whenever something bad happens to them.
3 – “You are very kind, someday it will get you killed” – Game of Thrones
When Arya tries to prevent The hound from killing a man, the hound says these famous words to Arya.
Kindness is a great human trait. Sometimes however, you’ll have to keep your kindness aside when dealing with bad people, if you don’t do that, it could literally get you killed. Being kind to the wrong people can cost you a lot of trouble.
4 – “One must always think the worst, Ragnar. That way, you will avoid too much disappointment in life” – The Vikings
If you are ready for the worst case scenario, then you’re ready for all scenarios. Disappointments in life are usually caused by your high expectations.
If you expect a lot from someone or something, one day you will face huge disappointments. However if you’re never expecting too much, you’ll often face much less disappointments and you’ll be able to deal with problems much wiser.
5 – “Why do we fall Bruce? So that we can learn to pick ourselves up” – Batman Begins
The more you fail in life, the more experience you’ll have. Pick yourself up and keep up your hard work till the day comes when you realise that your hard work has paid off.