The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz quotes

83 total quotes (ID: 634)

Dorothy Gale
Glinda, the Good Witch of the North
Multiple Characters
The Munchkins
The Scarecrow
The Cowardly Lion
The Tin Man
The Wicked Witch of the West


[to Scarecrow] I think I'll miss you most of all.


(inside the crystal ball) Auntie Em! Auntie Em! Come back! I'll give you Auntie Em, my pretty! Ha ha ha ha ha ha! (to the audience) Ha ha ha ha ha ha!

[saying goodbye to Dorothy] Now I know I have a heart... 'cause it's breaking.

[saying goodbye to Dorothy] I never would have found my courage if it hadn't been for you.

As Coroner, I must aver I thoroughly examined her.
And she's not only merely dead, She's really, most sincerely dead. - the Coroner

Choir: (Singing)
You're out of the woods
You're out of the dark
You're out of the night
Step into the sun
Step into the light
Keep straight ahead for
The most glorious place - on the face —
Of the earth or the sky
Hold onto your breath
Hold onto your heart
Hold onto your hope —
March up to the gate
And bid it open—

Dorothy: Now which way do we go?
Scarecrow: Pardon me. That way is a very nice way...[pointing]
Dorothy: Who said that?
[Toto barks at the Scarecrow]
Dorothy: Don't be silly, Toto. Scarecrows don't talk!
Scarecrow: It's pleasant down that way too!...[pointing in another direction]
Dorothy: That's funny. Wasn't he pointing the other way?
Scarecrow: Of course, people do go both ways [pointing in both directions] That's the trouble. I can't make up my mind. I haven't got a brain. Only straw.
Dorothy: How can you talk if you haven't got a brain?
The Scarecrow: I don't know. But some people without brains do an awful lot of talking, don't they?
Dorothy: Yes, I guess you're right.

[singing] Someday I'll wish upon a star And wake up where the clouds are far behind me.
Where troubles melt like lemon drops, a way upon the chimney tops. That's where you'll find me.

[singing] Somewhere, over the rainbow, bluebirds fly.
Birds fly over the rainbow,
Why then— oh, why can't I?

Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore. We must be over the rainbow. Note: first line is ranked #4 in the American Film Institute's list of the top 100 movie quotations in American cinema.

My! People come and go so quickly here!

Auntie Em was so good to me. And I never appreciated it. Running away and hurting her feelings. Professor Marvel said she was sick. She may be dying and it's all my fault. I'll never forgive myself. Never, never, never.

There's no place like home. Note: ranked #23 in the American Film Institute's list of the top 100 movie quotations in American cinema.

Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my!

The only person who might know would be the great and wonderful Wizard of Oz himself!