Donnie Darko

Donnie Darko quotes

59 total quotes (ID: 170)

Donnie Darko
Extended & Deleted Scenes
Frank
Gretchen Ross
Karen Pomeroy
Kitty Farmer
Multiple Characters


Donnie: I made a new friend today.
Dr. Lilian Thurman: Real or imaginary?
Donnie: Imaginary.


Dr. Lilian Thurman: What did Roberta Sparrow say to you?
Donnie: She said "Every living creature on earth dies alone".

Roberta Sparrow/Grandma Death: Every living creature on this earth dies alone. [Note: Is said at a nearly inaudible level, later repeated by Donnie ]

[Seth is holding a knife to Donnie's throat as a car approaches along the road]
Seth Devlin: Did you call the ****ing cops?
Donnie: Deus ex machina.
Seth Devlin: What did you say? What the **** did you just say?
Donnie: Our saviour.

Donnie: Well look, um... uh... you wanna go with me?
Gretchen: Where do you wanna go?
Donnie: No, I mean like go with me, like you know... like, that's what we call it here... going together...
Gretchen: Sure
[pauses for a moment, turns and walks away]
Donnie: Ok-hey where're you going?
Gretchen: I'm going home.

Donnie: How's it feel to have a wacko for a son?
Rose Darko: It feels wonderful.

[to Cunningham] And I'm afraid, really afraid... really afraid but I... I think you're the ****ing Antichrist.

"No duh" is a product of fear.

This famous linguist once said that of all the phrases in the English language, of all the endless combinations of words in all of history, that "cellar door" is the most beautiful.

He asked me to forcibly insert the lifeline exercise card into my anus!

What if you could go back in time, and take all those hours of pain and darkness and replace them with something better?

Not only am I a teacher, but I am also the mother of a Middlesex child. Therefore, I am the only person here who transcends the parent-teacher bridge.

Kitty Farmer: I want to know why pornography is being taught in our school!
Rose Darko: Excuse me, do you even know who Grahame Greene is?
Kitty Farmer: I think that we have all seen Bonanza

Sometimes the search is all we have to keep us going.

[Donnie is under hypnosis by his therapist]
Dr. Lilian Thurman: What else makes you feel regret, Donnie?
Donnie: [suddenly breaking into a wide grin] That I did it again...