Top 10 The Godfather Movie Quotes

     The Godfather Quotes: The 10 most incredible, striking and longing phrases from the films O Godfather you can only find here. Inspirational and Motivational Phrases! Don Corleone and Michael...

The Godfather Movie:

     The Godfather is an American film from 1972, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, based on the book of the same name written by Mario Puzo. The film stars Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard Castellano, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden, John Marley, Richard Conte and Diane Keaton. The film tells the story of the Mafia family Corleone, from 1945 to 1955. It had two sequences: The Godfather: Part II, in 1974; and The Godfather: Part III in 1990. The Godfather was nominated for ten Oscars and won in the categories of Best Film, Best Adapted Screenplay (Coppola and Puzo) and Best Actor (Brando). 

     It is also considered "culturally, historically and aesthetically significant" and selected by the Library of Congress to be preserved in the National Film Registry. The American Film Institute named it the best gangster film of all time and the second best film in history on the List of the best American films. The Godfather is one of the most acclaimed and considered one of the most important films in the history of cinema.

The Godfather Quotes on Family:

"He who depends on other people depends on leftovers."

"Do you devote time to your family? Because a man who doesn't devote himself to his family will never be a real man."

"Never let others know what you are thinking."

"All the power in the world cannot change fate."

"Let your friends underestimate your qualities and let your enemies overestimate your shortcomings."

The Godfather Quotes about Life:

"The richest men are those who have the most powerful friends."

"Just don't tell me you're innocent, it insults my intelligence and still makes me very angry."

"It hurts more to have something and lose it than never to have it."

"Big men aren't born big, they become big."

"We are all part of the same hypocrisy."