Batman is one of the most recognizable superheroes that appears in the American comic books written by DC Comics. Originally named as ‘Bat-Man’, he was first shown to the public was in 1939 (can you believe it?). Since Batman is a superhero, he needs a secret identity so he can live in a society. He pretends to be Bruce Wayne – a wealthy man and philanthropist. We also know that his parents were killed when he was a child and so he promised to get back at criminals. Batman always fight for justice.
No wonder so many boys out there simply adore Batman and want to be like him. In the following collection, you will find the most memorable Batman quotes which will help you to refresh the impressions from comic books and movies. You can use these quotes to compose a nice birthday greeting for a person who is a big Batman fan. Entertain your friends by sharing these quotes from the movie Batman.
The night is darkest just before the dawn. And I promise you, the dawn is coming.
Batman: [in the interrogation room] Then why do you want to kill me?
The Joker: [giggling] I don’t, I don’t want to kill you! What would I do without you? Go back to ripping off mob dealers? No, no, NO! No. You… you… complete me.
Batman: You’re garbage who kills for money.
The Joker: Don’t talk like one of them. You’re not! Even if you’d like to be. To them, you’re just a freak, like me! They need you right now, but when they don’t, they’ll cast you out, like a leper! You see, their morals, their code, it’s a bad joke. Dropped at the first sign of trouble. They’re only as good as the world allows them to be. I’ll show you. When the chips are down, these… these civilized people, they’ll eat each other. See, I’m not a monster. I’m just ahead of the curve.
Bruce Wayne/Batman: It’s not who I am underneath, but what I do that defines me.
The training is nothing! The will is everything! The will to act.
Batman Begins Quotes
Who is your hero? Many young boys love Batman and they want to be as brave as this movie character. Based on the DC Comics character Batman and directed by Christopher Nolan Batman Begins film was released in 2005. These wonderful batman begins quotes will inspire you to stick to the good and not to be afraid of anything or anyone.
[Batman slams The Joker’s head on the table]
The Joker: Never start with the head. The victim gets all fuzzy. He can’t feel the next…
[Batman punches the Joker’s hand. The Joker pauses for a moment waiting for it to hurt]
The Joker: See?
Ladies. Gentlemen. You have eaten well. You’ve eaten Gotham’s wealth. Its spirit. Your feast is nearly over. From this moment on…none of you are safe.
Harvey Dent: It’s not about what I want. It’s about what’s fair!
If you’re good at something, never do it for free.
Dick: Oh, heck! What’s the use of learning French anyway?
Bruce: Dick, I’m surprised at you! Language is the key to world peace. If we all spoke each other’s tongues, perhaps the scourge of war would be ended forever.
Dick: Gosh, Bruce, yes. I’ll get these darn verbs if they kill me!
The Joker: [to Det. Stephens in the interrogation room] Do you want to know why I use a knife? Guns are too quick. You can’t savor all the… little emotions. In… you see, in their last moments, people show you who they really are. So in a way, I know your friends better than you ever did. Would you like to know which of them were cowards?
Henri Ducard: You finally learned to do what is necessary.
Batman/Bruce Wayne: I won’t kill you, but I don’t have to save you
The Dark Knight Quotes
The Dark Knigt is another film about rivalry between Batman and Joker directed by Christopher Nolan in 2008. Heath Ledger’s chaotic interpretation of Joker is something that can’t be forgotten. If you love the darkeness of Gotham City, the insanity of Joker and bravery of Batman, you will enjoy reading quotes from The Dark Knight.
Harvey Dent: You either die a hero or you live long enough to see yourself become the villain.
A hero can be anyone. Even a man doing something as simple and reassuring as putting a coat around a little boy’s shoulders to let him know that the world hadn’t ended.
Gordon: He’s the hero Gotham deserves, but not the one it needs right now. So we’ll hunt him. Because he can take it. Because he’s not our hero. He’s a silent guardian. A watchful protector.
Alfred Pennyworth: [as they leave the underground bat cave] I suppose they’ll lock me up as well. As your accomplice…
Bruce Wayne: [jokingly] Accomplice? I’m going to tell them the whole thing was your idea.
The Joker: Ya wanna know how I got these scars? My father; was a drinker; and a fiend. And one night, he goes off crazier than usual. Mommy grabs the kitchen knife to defend herself. He doesn’t like that. Not. One. Bit. So, me watching, he takes the knife to her, laughing while he does it. He turns to me and say, why so serious? He comes at me with the knife. Why so serious? Sticks the blade in my mouth. Let’s put a smile on that face! Aaaaaand. Why so serious?
Dick Grayson: What’s so important about Chopin?
Bruce Wayne: All music is important, Dick. It’s the universal language. One of our best hopes for the eventual realization of the brotherhood of man.
Dick Grayson: Gosh Bruce, yes, you’re right. I’ll practice harder from now on.
Sometimes the truth isn’t good enough, sometimes people deserve more. Sometimes people deserve to have their faith rewarded.
The Joker: Don’t talk like you’re one of them! You’re not, even if you’d like to be. To them you’re just a freak, like me. They need you right now, but when they don’t, they’ll cast you out—like a leper. See, their morals, their “code”…it’s a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They’re only as good as the world allows them to be. I’ll show you, when the chips are down, these—ah—”civilised people”? They’ll eat each other. See, I’m not a monster. I’m just ahead of the curve.
Joker Quotes From The Dark Knight
As we were saying, the way Heath Ledger has transformed into Joker is something out of this world. In case you didn’t know, Ledger lived alone in a hotel room for about a month trying to figure out Joker’s thoughts and feelings and writing everything down. Thanks to Ledger’s performance, we have recieved the best Joker ever. If you are the fan of Batman movie, the following variety of Joker quotes from the Dark Knight will make your day for sure. You should send these quotes to your best friends and inspire them to watch this movie together.
The Joker: [in a warehouse next to a mountain of money] All you care about is money. This city deserves a better class of criminal. And I’m gonna give it to them!
Joker: See I’m a man of simple taste. I like things such as gunpowder…dynamite and…gasoline!
Joker: What doesn’t kill you makes you stranger.
Enough madness? Enough? And how do you measure madness?
Joker: Its simple, we kill the Batman.
Maroni: If its so simple, why haven’t you done it yet?
Joker: If your good at something never do it for free.
Chechen: How much you want?
Joker: You know what I’ve noticed? Nobody panics when things go “according to plan”. Even if the plan is horrifying. If, tomorrow, I tell the press that, like, a gang banger will get shot, or a truckload of soldiers will be blown up, nobody panics, because it’s all “part of the plan”. But when I say that one little old mayor will die, well then everyone loses their minds!
Joker: Madness, as you know, is like gravity, all it takes is a little push.
Gambol: You think you can steal from us and then walk away?
Gambol: I’m putting the word out. Five hundred grand for this clown dead. A million alive, so I can teach him some manners first.
Joker: Why don’t you just give me a call when you start taking things a little more seriously. Here’s my card (pulls out a Joker playing card).
Joker: Let’s put a smile on that face!