Gattaca

Gattaca quotes

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Anton Freeman
Antonio Freeman
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Jerome Eugene Morrow
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Vincent Freeman


Is it the only way you can succeed is to see me fail?


[after vomiting] Do you want some of this? I could keep it for you in case you ever need it.

You can't quit on me now - I've put too much into this.

I'm traveling, too.

I got the better end of the deal. I only lent you my body - you lent me your dream.

We have to get drunk immediately.

Son... the only way you're going to see the inside of a spaceship is if you were cleaning it.

No, not Anton. Name him Vincent.

Come on, you coward.

You sure you want to do this? You know you're gonna lose.

Director Josef: No one exceeds their potential. If they did, it would mean we did not accurately gauge their potential in the first place.

Caesar: Thinking of space, Vincent? Well here, you can start by cleaning that space right there.

German: Blood has no nationality.

[at the classroom]
Anton Freeman: Vincent. My God you have changed. What, has it been so long, you've forgotten how to hug your brother?
Vincent Freeman: Why, are we brothers? [Pause] What are you doing here?
Anton: I should be asking you that question. I have a right to be here. You don't. Hey, I can straighten things out. I can get you out of here-
Vincent: Do you have any idea what it took get IN here?!
Anton: Listen, you're in a big deal of trouble. You're coming with me now!
Vincent: There is still a few billion more miles for me to go..
Anton: Look, Vincent-
Vincent: MY GOD, ARE YOU GOING TO TELL ME WHAT I CAN AND CAN'T DO NOW!? In case you haven't noticed, I don't need anymore rescuing, but you did once.
Anton: You didn't rescue me. I rescued myself.
Vincent: Who are you trying to fool?
Anton: You want me to prove it to you? OK, I'LL PROVE IT TO YOU!

[Prior to launch, Vincent is confronted with an unexpected urine test without one of Jerome's samples]
Vincent: What's this?
Dr. Lamar: New policy. What's the matter? Flight got you nervous?
Vincent: Well, there's a problem Lamar...
Dr. Lamar: ...I still haven't told you about my son, have I? He's a big fan of yours...
Vincent: Just remember that I was as good as any, and better than most...
Dr. Lamar: ...He wants to apply here...
Vincent: ...I could've gone up and back and nobody would've been the wiser...
Dr. Lamar: ...unfortunately, my son's not all that they promised. But then again, who knows what he could do.
[test reveals Vincent as an invalid]
Dr. Lamar: [smiles] For future reference, right-handed men don't hold it with their left. It's just one of those things.
[Lamar overrides the results with Jerome's valid ID]
Dr. Lamar: You don't want to miss your flight, Vincent.