John Wayne

United States film actor who played tough heroes (1907-1979)

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A black sheep in the family, no doubtRate it:
I've always followed my father's advice he told me, first to always keep my word and, second, to never insult anybody unintentionally. If I insult you, you can be goddamn sure I intend to. And, third, he told me not to go around looking for trouble.Rate it:
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will followRate it:
A man ought to do what he thinks is rightRate it:
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place elseRate it:
Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway.Rate it:
From "The Undefeated". When facing down a group of bandito's, Wayne, the ex Union Colonel, opens fire and kills the leader. After retreating to the circled wagons, one of the women says "why did you have to kill the man?" Wayne responds "Well, the conversation just kinda dried up ma'am.Rate it:
I'm lookin' at a tin star with a, drunk pinned on it.Rate it:
Kirk Douglas: Mine hit the ground first. John Wayne: Mine was taller.Rate it:
Think Ya Can Make It Pilgrim?Rate it:
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterdayRate it:
Well, there are some things a man just can't run away from.Rate it:
What is it now, pilgrim… your conscience?Rate it:
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.Rate it:
Fill your hands, you son of a bitchRate it:
Life is hard; it's harder if you're stupidRate it:
Republic. I like the sound of the wordRate it:
Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway.Rate it:
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get homeRate it:
Healthy, lusty sex is wonderfulRate it:
A horse is a horse,it ain´t make a difference what color it isRate it:
I'll have you spread-eagled on a wagon wheelRate it:
Take 'er easy there, pilgrimRate it:
If everything isn't black and white, I say, “Why the hell not?Rate it:
A man's got to do what a man's got to doRate it:
A lot of guys make mistakes, I guess, but every one we make, a whole stack of chips goes with it. We make a mistake, and some guy don't walk away - forevermore, he don't walk awayRate it:
Talk low, talk slow, and don't talk too much.Rate it:
I don't feel we did wrong in taking this great country away from them. There were great numbers of people who needed new land, and the Indians were selfishly trying to keep it for themselvesRate it:
I Hate Tricks PilgrimRate it:
You're a persistent cuss, pilgrimRate it:
Think you can make it, pilgrim?Rate it:
Young fella, if you're lookin' for trouble I'll accommodate yaRate it:
Hey Pilgrim, you forgot your pop-gunRate it:
Hey…Pilgrim, You're Gonna Need A Couple Of StitchesRate it:
Hypens divideRate it:
I'm not gonna hit ya! ..... I'm not gonna hit ya! .... The Hell I'm NOT! (next is the movie sound of fist poping someone in the jaw)Rate it:
If you say "three," mister, you'll never hear the man count "ten." Rate it:
Never apologize, it's a sign of weaknessRate it:
Never say sorry - it's a sign of weaknessRate it:
Out here a man settles his own problemsRate it:
Pilgrim!Rate it:
Pilgrim, hold it, I said you, Valance, you pick it upRate it:
Sorry don't get it done, Dude.Rate it:
Step down, pilgrim. Take a lookRate it:
That'll be the day!Rate it:
Think back, pilgrim… Remember?Rate it:
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterdayRate it:
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.Rate it:
Well Good Luck PilgrimRate it:
Well, don't fret about that, pilgrimRate it:
What about the boy? Ya gonna hang him too or just, beat'him up some more?Rate it:
Whoa, take 'er easy there, PilgrimRate it:
Ya about the same time you grow a third set of teeth.Rate it:
Yup. The end of a way of life. Too bad. It's a good way. Wagons forward! Yo!Rate it:

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