Fight Club

Fight Club quotes

100 total quotes (ID: 211)

Marla Singer
Multiple Characters
Tyler Durden

My God ... I haven't been ****ed like that since grade school.

Ah. Flashback humor.

Man, I see in Fight Club the strongest and smartest men who've ever lived. I see all this potential, and I see it squandered. God damn it, an entire generation pumping gas, waiting tables – slaves with white collars. Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes, working jobs we hate so we can buy shit we don't need. We're the middle children of history, man. No purpose or place. We have no Great War. No Great Depression. Our great war's a spiritual war. Our great depression is our lives. We've all been raised on television to believe that one day we'd all be millionaires, and movie gods, and rock stars, but we won't. We're slowly learning that fact. And we're very, very pissed off.

[One of the Narrator's teeth falls out]
Narrator: ****.
Tyler Durden: Hey, even the Mona Lisa's falling apart.

Man, you've got some ****ed up friends! Limber, though.

For six months I couldn't sleep. With insomnia, nothing's real. Everything is far away. Everything is a copy ... of a copy ... of a copy.

[From theatrical PSA] Remember, no one has the right to touch you in your bathing-suit area.

It's only after we've lost everything that we're free to do anything.

I felt like putting a bullet between the eyes of every Panda that wouldn't screw to save its species. I wanted to open the dump valves on oil tankers and smother all those French beaches I'd never see. I wanted to breathe smoke.

I can hardly believe anything about last night.

If you ask me now, I couldn't tell you why I called him.

You're not your job. You're not how much money you have in the bank. You're not the car you drive. You're not the contents of your wallet. You're not your ****ing khakis. We are the all-singing, all-dancing crap of the world.

And I used to be such a nice guy.

Reject the basic assumption of civilization, especially the importance of material possessions!

Stop trying to control everything and just let go.