Godfather, The: Part III

Godfather, The: Part III quotes

49 total quotes (ID: 755)

Michael Corleone
Multiple Characters


Archbishop Gilday: It seems in today's world the power to absolve debt is greater than, the power of forgiveness.


Anthony Vito Corleone: I will always be your son, but I will never have anything to do with your business.

Vincent Mancini: Don Lucchesi, you are a man of finance and politics. These things I don't understand.
Don Lucchesi: You understand guns?
Vincent Mancini: Yes.
Don Lucchesi: Finance is a gun. Politics is knowing when to pull the trigger.

B.J. Harrison: The Pope's doing exactly what you said he'd do, he's cleaning house.
Michael Corleone: He should be careful. It's dangerous to be an honest man.

Don Altobello: The richest man is the one with the most powerful friends.

[kneeling at Don Tommasino's coffin] Goodbye my old friend. You could have lived a little longer, I could be closer to my dream. You were so loved, Don Tommasino. Why was I so feared, and you so loved? What was it? I was no less honorable. I wanted to do good. What betrayed me? My mind? My heart? Why do I condemn myself so? I swear, on the lives of my children: Give me a chance to redeem myself, and I will sin, no more.

Vincent Mancini: [in the helicopter] I'd like to take Joey Zasa up in one of these and drop him.
Michael Corleone: Joey Zasa is nothing. He's a small-time enforcer. He bluffs, threats, but nothing. You can see him coming a mile away.
Vincent Mancini: We should kill him before he kills ...
Michael Corleone: No! Never hate your enemies. It affects your judgment.

Archbishop Gilday: The Pope, is gravely ill. Until he recovers, I am powerless.
B.J. Harrison: What if he dies?
Frederick Keinszig: Then, as you Americans say, all bets are off.

Mary Corleone: I'll always love you.
Vincent Mancini: Love somebody else.

The higher I go, the crookeder it becomes.

Mosca: Tell me what to do. Then I will tell you my price.

Don Altobello: Treachery is everywhere.
Michael Corleone: You still have your fingers on the strings, even now.

Just when I thought that I was out they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone: [Vincent has told Michael what Joey has been saying behind his back] If there is some guy running around this city saying, "**** Michael Corleone," what do we do with a piece of shit like that? He's a ****ing dog.
Joey Zasa: [nervously] Yes it's true. If anyone would say such a thing, they would not be a friend. They would be a dog.

Vincent Mancini: You like to gamble? Why don't we go to Atlantic City? My town. I'll show you how to gamble.
Grace Hamilton: Yeah, but I like to win. How will I know what numbers to pick?
Vincent Mancini: Do I look like a guy who's gonna lose?