Blood Diamond

Blood Diamond quotes

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


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.


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

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.

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

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

We thought we were fighting communism, but in the end it was all about who gets what, you know? So one day I decided "**** it, I'm gonna get mine."

When's the last time the world wasn't falling apart?

Who do you think buys the stones I bring out, dreamy American girls who want a story book wedding and a big shiny rock. It's like the ones they see in the advertisements in your politically correct magazines, so please, don't come here and make judgements on me, alright. I provide a service, the world wants what we have, and they want it cheap. We're in business together, get over yourself, darling.

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

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