“I don’t have to take this abuse from you. I’ve got hundreds of people dying to abuse me."
- Dr Peter Venkman (Bill Murray)
If you're going to get to top, you're going to have to ruffle a few feathers along the way. Remember that not everyones going to like you, just make sure the people who do matter.
2. Falling Down (1993)
“I never liked you. You know why? You don’t curse. I don’t trust a man who doesn’t curse. Not a ‘fuck’ or ‘shit’ in all these years."
- Captain Yardley (Raymond J Barry)
Falling Down (1993)
Never trust a man who's vocabulary is clean, he's more or less always going to be hiding something!
3. The Social Network (2010)
“We lived on farms, then we lived in cities, and now we’re going to live on the internet!"
- Sean Parket (Justin Timberlake)
The Social Network (2010)
Computer smart. Its as vital as air these days. If you're closer to your older relatives taking an hour to send one email, you might want to learn a few things. Time have changed, The Internet and technology is the future.
4. Fight Club (1999)
“You’re not your job. You’re not how much money you have in the bank. You’re not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet. You’re not your fucking khakis."
- Tyler Durden (Brad Pitt)
Fight Club (1999)
It comes down to you. Your possessions don't define you, more the man behind them. Be who you know you are and if the world doesn't like it. F**k them.
5. American History X (1998)
“Hate is baggage. Life’s too short to be pissed off all the time; it’s just not worth it."
- Danny Vinyard (Edward Furlong)
American History X (1998)
Ignoring the fact that Danny Vinyard was a neo-nazi, his point on life is spot on. Grudges are for people who have too much time on their hands. If you're successful you're busy.
6. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
“I am putting myself to the fullest possible use, which is all I think that any conscious entity can ever hope to do."
- HAL 9000 (Douglas Rain)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
When a computer quote makes you reflect on your own worth ethic, it's going on the list. Make the most of what you CAN do.
7. Casino (1995)
“There’s three ways to do things, the right way, the wrong way and the way that I do it."
- Ace Rothstein (Robert DeNiro)
Break boundaries and make your own decisions. Don't let social judgements stop you in your path.
8. The Dark Knight (2008)
“If you’re good at something, never do it for free."
- The Joker (Heath Ledger)
The Dark Knight (2008)
9. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1987)
“The only true wisdom consists of knowing that you know nothing."
- Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1987)
There is always something more to learn. Never settle for knowing the baseline. Someone said Knowledge is power once.
10. The Godfather II (1974)
“Keep your friends close, but your enemies even closer"
- Michael Corleone (Al Pacino)
The Godfather II (1974)
Who are we to argue with a Godfather? The smartest person will always be a step ahead.