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Poll: Robin Williams Character Quotes

Which quote(s) from this list of characters played by Robin Williams do you remember most?

*This is just a portion of the many wonderful, dramatic, funny, truly unforgettable moments he gave us throughout his amazing career.

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    "Mork & Mindy" Robin Williams

    as Mork

    -Nanu-Nanu!

    -I am Mork from Ork

    -Mork calling Orson, come in Orson

    -I've got mixed emotions.

    -Shazbot!

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    Moscow on the Hudson (1984)

    as Vladimir Ivanoff

    - I make joke. That's ok. I feel to make joke in other language, is all good. O.K.

    -Yesterday I bought my first pair of American shoes. They were made in Italy.

    • This is a free country, welcome to almost anyone. And I'm hoping someday maybe you will join me here. Of course I will continue to write to you every week. Yes, in America almost anything is possible. Goodbye for now my beloved family. I love you. Voyia
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    Robin Williams in The World According to Garp (1982)

    as Garp

    -We'll take the house. Honey, the chances of another plane hitting this house are astronomical. It's been pre-disastered. We're going to be safe here.

    -Oh Gradual school is where you go to school and you gradually find out you don't want to go to school anymore.

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    Robin Williams in Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)

    as Adrian Cronauer

    -Gooooood morning, Vietnam!

    -Hey, we're back. That last two seconds of silence was Marcel Marceau's newest hit single, "Walkin In The Wind."

    -Excuse me, sir. Seeing as how the V.P. is such a V.I.P., shouldn't we keep the P.C. on the Q.T.? 'Cause if it leaks to the V.C. he could end up M.I.A., and then we'd all be put out in K.P.

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    Robin Williams and Valentina Cortese in The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)

    as King of the Moon:

    -I'm sorry. You must refer to me by my complete title: King of Everything. Rei di Tutto. But you may call me Ray.

    • I think, therefore you is.

    -No, let me go! I've got tides to regulate! Comets to direct!

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    Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society (1989)

    as John Keating

    -I SOUND MY BARBARIC YAWP OVER THE ROOFTOPS OF THE WORLD.

    -O Captain, my Captain

    -Carpe - - hear it? - - Carpe, carpe diem, seize the day boys, make your lives extraordinary

    -Mr. Meeks, time to inherit the earth.

    -No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.

    -But only in their dreams can men be truly free. 'Twas always thus, and always thus will be.

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    Robin Williams and Jeff Bridges in The Fisher King (1991)

    as Parry

    -I'm a knight on a special quest.

    "...As the king began to drink, he realized his wound was healed. He looked in his hands and there was the holy grail, that which he sought all of his life. And he turned to the fool and said with amazement, "How can you find that which my brightest and bravest could not?" And the fool replied, "I don't know. I only knew that you were thirsty."

    -Come back, we'll rummage.

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    Aladdin (1992)

    as Genie

    "...To be my own master. Such a thing would be greater than all the magic and all the treasures in all the world..."

    -[as Jack Nicholson] All right, sparky, here's the deal. If you wanna court the little lady, you gotta be a straight shooter. Do you got it?.. [pointing to each word on a blackboard] Tell her the truth!

    -Yo, Rugman! Haven't seen you in a few millennia. Give me some tassel.

    -You have been a fabulous audience! Tell you what, you're the best audience in the whole world. Take care of yourselves! Good night, Alice! Good night, Agrabah! Adios, amigos!

    • Thank you for choosing "Magic Carpet" for all your travel needs. Don't stand until the rug has come to a complete stop. Thank you. Goodbye, now. Goodbye. Goodbye. Thank you. Goodbye
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    Robin Williams in Toys (1992)

    as Leslie Zevo

    -We're going to fight fire with marshmallows.

    -Today may be the beginning of the end... or the end of the beginning... or the beginning of the beguine.

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    Robin Williams in Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

    as Daniel Hillard

    -My first day as a woman and I'm getting hot flashes.

    -Carpe dentum. Seize the teeth.

    -Well, He broke the mold when He made me. He made me very special.

    -"...Some families have one mommy, some families have one daddy, or two families. And some children live with their uncle or aunt. Some live with their grandparents, and some children live with foster parents. And some live in separate homes, in separate neighborhoods, in different areas of the country - and they may not see each other for days, or weeks, months... even years at a time. But if there's love, dear... those are the ties that bind, and you'll have a family in your heart, forever. All my love to you, poppet, you're going to be all right... bye-bye."

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    Robin Williams in The Birdcage (1996)

    as Armand Goldman

    -Actually, it's perfect. I just never realized John Wayne walked like that.

    -I'm very maternal. And Albert's practically a breast.

    -You do an eclectic celebration of the dance! You do Fosse, Fosse, Fosse! You do Martha Graham, Martha Graham, Martha Graham! Or Twyla, Twyla, Twyla! Or Michael Kidd, Michael Kidd, Michael Kidd, Michael Kidd! Or Madonna, Madonna, Madonna!... but you keep it all inside.

    -Work it, own it, sell it!

    -Agador Spartacus!... He insists on being called by his full name.

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    Robin Williams in Good Will Hunting (1997)

    as Sean Maguire

    -You're not perfect, sport, and let me save you the suspense: this girl you've met, she's not perfect either. But the question is whether or not you're perfect for each other.

    -People call those imperfections, but no, that's the good stuff.

    • I just slid my ticket across the table, and I said, "Sorry, guys; I gotta see about a girl."
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    Robin Williams in What Dreams May Come (1998)

    as Chris Nielsen

    -When I was young, I met this beautiful girl at a lake.

    -Thank you for every kindness. Thank you for our children. For the first time I saw them. Thank you for being someone I was always proud to be with. For your guts, for your sweetness. For how you always looked, for how I always wanted to touch you. God, you were my life..."

    -A whole human life is just a heartbeat here in Heaven. Then we'll all be together forever.

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    Robin Williams in Patch Adams (1998)

    as Hunter 'Patch' Adams

    -I connected to another human being. I want more of that. I want to learn about people, help them with their troubles.

    -You treat a disease, you win, you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you, you'll win, no matter what the outcome.

    -All of life is a coming home.

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    Robin Williams in Man of the Year (2006)

    as Tom Dobbs

    ng Benjamin Franklin] Politicians are a lot like diapers. They should be changed frequently, and for the same reason.

    -You want an amendment against same sex marriage! Anyone who's ever been married knows it's always the same sex!

    -Soon, all of your appliances will speak to each other. You'll get on the scale and it'll go, "I've talked to the microwave; forget it, pal.

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    Robin Williams in Happy Feet (2006)

    As the voices of Ramon/Lovelace in Happy Feet (2006)

    Carmen: Ramon, you're beautiful...! Ramon: Only on the outside...!

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    Lovelace: Ladies, please avert your eyes... 'cause I've been known to hypnotize.

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    Robin Williams and Ben Stiller in Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)

    as Theodore Roosevelt

    -I'm made of wax, Larry. What are you made of?

    -Some are born great, others have greatness thrust upon them.

    -Anything's possible Lawrence. If it can be dreamed, it can be done. Hence the twenty-foot jackal staring right at you....Don't make eye contact!

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    Robin Williams and Charlie Korsmo in Hook (1991)

    as Peter Pan

    -Thank you for believing.