Blood Diamond

Blood Diamond quotes

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Danny Archer
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Sometimes I wonder if God will ever forgive us for what we've done to each other...Then I look around and I realize... God left this place a long time ago.


[to Maddy] Well, off the record, I like to get kissed before I get ****ed.

Captain Poison: You think I am a devil. But only because I have lived in hell. I want to get out.

Archer: Who do you think got you out of jail, huh!? That makes us partners!
Solomon: I am NOT your partner!

Maddy: You're using him.
Danny Archer: I am using him and you are using me and this is how it works

Archer: I'm here to see Commander Zero.
Captain: I am Captain Rambo.
Archer: Right, Right. I've seen your films, huh.

Solomon: You are how old?
Archer: Me? I'm 31.
Solomon: Do you have no wife?
Archer: No.
Solomon: ...no children?
Archer: No.
Solomon: ...and no home?
Archer: No.
Solomon: But you have money, yes?
Archer: No...some.
Solomon: ...but not enough?
Archer: No
Solomon: If ya get this diamond, you will have enough money, yes?
Archer: Yes.
Solomon: ...and you will get the wife and children.
Archer: Probably not, no.
[Solomon chuckles]
Archer: What?
Solomon: ...I'm confused.
Archer: Yeah? ...Makes two of us my brü.


Archer: Cordell... howzit, china?
Cordell: Long time, pal.
Archer: How's Alice?
Cordell: Ah, she's well, thanks.
Archer: Tim must be in school, right?
Cordell: Ah, big kids, big problems ya know?
Archer: Ja ja.
Cordell: I heard you got into a spot of trouble in the bush, huh?
Archer: Ah... well, you know the bush, right brü?
[Cordell chuckles]
Archer: Company doing well?
Cordell: Can't complain...11 wars in the continent, we're keeping busy.
Archer: So, what, you here on holiday, huh?
Archer: ...How's the colonel?
Cordell: He sends his regards.
Archer: Good, good... score us a loose, huh?
Cordell: Smoking'll kill you, brü.
Archer: Ah... only if I live, right?
[Archer punches him in the gut]
Archer: ...Thats for breaking my T.V. brü.
Archer: Tell the colonel he'll get his money. I'll come see him soon.

Maddy: You lost your parents didn't you?
Archer: That's a polite way of putting it, ja. Mom was raped and...Dad was decapitated and hung from a hook in the barn.

Archer: T.I.A., right M'ed?
M'ed: T.I.A.
Maddy: (to Archer) What's T.I.A.?
Archer: This Is Africa, huh?

[As Archer is dying of a bullet wound]
Unknown person: Archer, you're a dead man!
Archer: Ja ja.

Maddy: Hello, Maddy Bowen?
Archer: Thought I'd never call, huh?
Maddy: And I'm so glad you did. Um, when am I gonna see you?
Archer: Maddy, I want you to do me one more favor, huh? I want you to go meet Solomon. In Conakry.
Maddy: In Guinea. Why do you want me to go to Guinea?
Archer: We found his son, but he's gonna need some help. You understand? Maddy?
Maddy: You're hurt. Are you hurt?
Archer: Ja, well, I've got a little problem here.
Maddy: OK, you, um, you tell me where you are. Archer?
Archer: I'm looking at an incredible view right now. I wish you were here, Maddy.
Maddy: OK, then I'm coming to be with you. You just tell me where you are.
Archer: I don't think so.
Maddy: Are you still in Kono? Because I can get someone there to help you.
Archer: Maddy, you find someplace safe for the boy, alright? And keep him out of sight. And get Solomon to London. He's bringing something with him, and he's gonna need your help.
Maddy: Why aren't you bringing it yourself?
Archer: I'm saying it's a real story now, and you can write the hell out of it. I'm really happy I met you, you know that?
Maddy: Yeah, I'm, um, I'm really happy I met you, too. And I wish I could be there with you.
Archer: That's alright. I'm exactly where I'm supposed to be.

You know in America it's "bling, bling", but out here it's "bling, bang".

The only reason you're still alive is because you haven't told anyone where it is.

That diamond is my ticket out of this... godforsaken continent.