Almost Famous

Almost Famous quotes

80 total quotes (ID: 27)

Anita Miller
Elaine Miller
Jeff Bebe
Lester Bangs
Multiple Characters
Penny Lane
Polexia Aphrodisia
Russell Hammond
Sapphire
William Miller


William Miller: Do you have to be depressed to write a sad song? Do you have to be in love to write a love song? Is a song better when it really happened to you? Like "Love Thing," where did you write that and who was it about?
Russell Hammond: When did you get so professional?


Penny Lane: You're too sweet for rock and roll.
William Miller: Sweet? Where do you get off? Where do you get sweet? I am dark and mysterious, and I am PISSED OFF! I could be very dangerous to all of you! And you should know that about me... I am THE ENEMY!

You know, I always told her not to let too many guys fall in love with her. I guess I was wrong. One of them ended up saving her life.

Jim Morrison? He's a drunken buffoon posing as a poet. C'mon, give me The Guess Who. They got the courage to be drunken buffoons, which makes them poetic.

I always tell the girls, never take it seriously. If you never take it seriously, you never get hurt. You never get hurt, you always have fun. And if you ever get lonely, you just go to the record store and visit your friends.

Penny Lane: I've made a decision, I'm gonna live in Morocco for one year. I need a new crowd. Do you wanna come?
William Miller: Yes! Yeah.
Penny Lane: [smiles] Are you sure?
William Miller: Ask me again.
Penny Lane: Do you wanna come?
William Miller: Yes! Yes.

Your mom kinda freaked me out.

Let's say all of the things we never said.

You know, I think we both wanted to, uh, to be with her. And she wanted us to be together.

We are not Groupies. We are here because of the music, we inspire the music. We are Band Aids.

From here on out, I am only interested in what is real. Real people, real feelings, that's it, that's all I'm interested in.

Can you believe these new girls? None of them use birth control and they eat all the steak!

I get people off! And I find the one guy who isn't getting off, and I MAKE him get off. Actually, that you can print!

Does anyone remember laughter? Passes girls! Come and get 'em.

That's because we're uncool. And while women will always be a problem for us, most of the great art in the world is about that very same problem. Good-looking people don't have any spine. Their art never lasts. They get the girls, but we're smarter.