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James Bond Quotes


"Mine's Bond - James Bond." - Ian Fleming

"Mine's Bond - James Bond." - Ian Fleming

"The name's Bond. James Omar Bond." - Eoin Colfer

"I'm the fourth best James Bond." - Roger Moore

"I could never be James Bond." - Kevin James

"Im a huge fan of the James Bond genre." - Chris Diamantopoulos

"Mel Gibson would not be a good James Bond" - Sophie Marceau

"I'm a huge fan of the 'James Bond' genre." - Chris Diamantopoulos

"What kid doesn't want to pretend they're James Bond?" - Jamie Dornan

"Mel Gibson would not be a good James Bond." - Sophie Marceau

"I can be the best James Bond there is." - Hrithik Roshan

"A James Bond movie is a stuntman's dream." - Steve Truglia

"I will be the first black James Bond." - Dhani Jones

"When James Bond gets old, you get rid of him and bring a new James Bond in." - Irwin Winkler

"Sean Connery wasn't the Scottish James Bond and Daniel Craig wasn't the blue-eyed James Bond. So if I played him, I don't want to be called the black James Bond." - Idris Elba

"Gunn, like me, has a James Bond obsession. He would love to be James Bond, and it's a great role that I would love to be, someday." - J August Richards

"If they had offered me James Bond, I probably couldn't have gone to England anymore in my life. James Bond with an accent? That would have been something." - Antonio Banderas

"I think James Bond is a spy. He's not superhuman. Calling him a superhero is like calling James Bond movies "comic-book movies."" - Kurt Busiek

"Without wanting to claim that I'm really like James Bond I would certainly prefer to be thought of as closer to James Bond than Mr. Bean most definitely." - Rowan Atkinson

"This is a film that really inhabits the proper world of James Bond. I mean, James Bond lives in a world that is violent and dangerous." - Timothy Dalton

"Some people made me out like the villain. I'm supposed to be the Bond villain, but actually I'm James Bond." - Vincent Tan

"My wife was a Bond girl, in Diamonds Are Forever, so I play James Bond in real life every day." - Robert Wagner

"Before Jason Bourne, before Jack Ryan, there was Bond, James Bond, the original two-dimensional, world-saving secret agent." - Alex Berenson

"Bond's introduction: "Bond. James Bond." Repeated in 17 subsequent Bond films. Number One in the Top Ten Most Famous Movie Quotes. -The Guinness Book of Film" - Sean Connery

"I'm looking for Commander James Bond, not an overgrown stunt man. [on meeting Sean Connery]" - Ian Fleming

"There's one major difference between James Bond and me! He is able to sort out problems!" - Sean Connery

"There'll be a black lesbian in the White House before I'm James Bond." - Rupert Everett

"Now I feel like James Bond. Suave and intelligent, breaking all the codes while looking fabulous." - Jim Butcher

"I think I would be a good villain in a James Bond movie." - Werner Herzog

"I'd be that James Bond character from the Beautyrest commercial that we did. Maybe some day." - Tom Brady

"No action hero is more closely associated with cars than James Bond." - Richard Hammond

"I don't take modern hip-hop as real. It's entertaining, it's fake, like James Bond." - Emmanuel Jal

"I created Batman about 10 years before Ian Fleming created James Bond." - Bob Kane

"There was no actual person who was James Bond, despite all the books." - Terence Young

"I mostly gave away what I had from the James Bond movie." - Ursula Andress

"I have always hated that damn James Bond. I'd like to kill him." - Sean Connery

"There's one major difference between James Bond and me. He is able to sort out problems!" - Sean Connery

"I'd love to do film and soundtracks, and you couldn't do much better than James Bond." - Charlie Fink

"I don't know how we had about eighteen international stars in it, all playing James Bond." - Val Guest

"You do a James Bond film, you're being part of an anachronism, a tradition." - Minnie Driver

"I'm a huge James Bond fan and watched the movies growing up." - Taran Killam

"I'm a big James Bond fan. I've got a collection of them." - Heikki Kovalainen

"Having rain on your tuxedo is a pretty good reminder that you're not James Bond." - Joel Edgerton

"I think every boy would quite like to play James Bond!" - Charlie Rowe

"I'm not handsome enough to be James Bond. Maybe a villain, though." - Matt Smith

"That's it. I've said all I've got to say on the world of James Bond." - Pierce Brosnan

"I'd my own insecurities while portraying the role of James Bond." - Pierce Brosnan

"James Bond is one of those heroes that all guys feel they could actually be like." - Pierce Brosnan

"I cannot even remember a time before being conscious of James Bond." - Barbara Broccoli

"I think I would be a good villain in a James Bond movie. They were fairly weak, the last half-dozen of villains in James Bond movies were not that convincing." - Werner Herzog

"People do connect me with James Bond simply because I happen to like scrambled eggs and short-sleeved shirts and some of the things that James Bond does, but I certainly haven't got his guts nor his very lively appetites." - Ian Fleming

"The truth of the matter is roles like James Bond are the ones that I look up to as probably the best roles ever to play. So that's probably my ultimate goal one day: to play James Bond." - Luke Evans

"James Bond is quite serious about his drinks and clothing and cigarettes and food and all that sort of thing. There is nothing wry or amused about James Bond." - Ken Follett

"I started my career wanting to make a 'James Bond' movie, and I couldn't get hired! I made 'The Bourne Identity,' and ultimately the impact of that film was that it changed the 'James Bond' franchise." - Doug Liman

"This is an Aston Martin, Gin.You don't run over dead bodies in an Aston Matin." "Tell that to James Bond" - Jennifer Estep

"I was, in my own eyes, a veritable James Bond - only younger, darker, and possibly better paid." - Mohsin Hamid

"In high school, I dressed up as every James Bond girl. I was a teenage Pussy Galore." - Winona Ryder

"I'm not imagining me being the James Bond girl, because anyway I don't have the good maturation." - Audrey Tautou

"I can't imagine what it would be like being James Bond 24 hours. That must be exhausting." - Javier Bardem

"I am a gay man who loves James Bond films and snooker - all kinds of working-class pursuits." - Mark Gatiss

"I want to play James Bond - are you kidding me? I'm putting my name in the ring!" - Orlando Bloom

"James Bond has a license to kill, rockstars have a license to be outrageous. Rock is about grabbing people's attention." - Gene Simmons

"The only club I have ever belonged to is the James Bond fan club. Member since 1979." - Michael Weatherly

"Austin sounds a little bit like Aston Martin, which is the type of car James Bond would drive." - Mike Myers

"Daniel Craig is brilliant as Bond: there is no question about that. But it's a different Bond. It's the cross pollination of 'The Bourne Identity' and 'James Bond;' that kind of style of filmmaking." - Pierce Brosnan

"Confidence is the only bond of friendship." - Publilius Syrus

"I think the James Bond thing has sailed. But of course I would want to be a Bond villain. They are great parts. I think it's highly unlikely, but one can always dream." - James Purefoy

"I will forever be a Bond. It's a small group of men who've made this role. Someone said, More men have walked on the moon than have played James Bond.'" - Pierce Brosnan

"I was reading this James Bond book, and right away I realized that, like most books, it had too many words." - Dave Barry

"I don't think I ever believed in love, not really. Just though it was something James Bond made up, a long time ago, to get laid." - Maggie Stiefvater

"The studio and road both have their charms. The studio allows me to be a mad scientist and the tour lets me feel like James Bond." - Jason Mraz

"Bill Gates is just a monocle and a Persian Cat away from being one of the bad guys in a James Bond movie." - Dennis Miller

"The expressive word quiet defines the dress, manners, bow, and even physiognomy of every true denizen of St. James and Bond street." - Nathaniel Parker Willis

"The expressive word "quiet" defines the dress, manners, bow, and even physiognomy of every true denizen of St. James and Bond street." - Nathaniel Parker Willis

"You need someone that behaves like James Bond more than you need someone that is an expert in some particular domain." - Sam Altman

"Now write this: 'The greatest rapture of my life was afforded me on a boat in Nassau by Fatima Blush,' and sign it 'James Bond, 007.'" - Barbara Carrera

"I grew up watching James Bond and Star Wars and I just love that kind of action. I love trying to see if *I* can actually do it." - Debby Ryan

"I'm not James Bond. There's your headline! It's very clear to me that he's the furthest from my character that it's possible to be. It's somebody I play." - Daniel Craig

"I don't think anyone except the few people who have played James Bond can tell you how strange and special it is and how much your life changes." - Timothy Dalton

"The English are good at bad guys - the James Bond-style villain, cunning, slow-burning. The Americans are much more obvious about it." - Idris Elba

"It's very easy to confuse Sean Connery with James Bond. Sometimes in the entertainment industry, people believe the cake is more real than the baker." - Judd Nelson

"You do not interrupt a man when he is explaining his master plan after having been soundly defeated. Don't you watch any James Bond Movies?" - Katie MacAlister

"I'd love to play in, like, a 'Lord of the Rings,' or something like that, or a James Bond or, you know, just something like with action, shooting." - Luke Benward

"I don't regard James Bond precisely as a hero, but at least he does get on and do his duty, in an extremely corny way." - Ian Fleming

"I don't understand why James Bond has to be a man all the time. When Pierce Brosnan retires, why not one of us?" - Sarah Michelle Gellar

"Look at every action movie in Hollywood. Every leading man from Spider-Man to Batman to James Bond, 'Bourne Identity', every one of them possesses martial arts skills." - Donnie Yen

"The great secret behind classified projects is that most of them are so utterly boring and uninteresting that James Bond wouldn't even take a second look at them." - Kevin J Anderson

"I really enjoyed 'Casino Royale' because suddenly something changed with this modernity and with Daniel bringing life to James Bond in a very new way." - Berenice Marlohe

"I could get into bed with James Bond, then take my false leg off and it would really be a gun." - Heather Mills

"Do you know what it's like to be a 20-something kid whose country let him be James Bond? That's action; it's exciting!" - Arnon Milchan

"I saw myself as an electronic joy rider. I was like James Bond behind the computer. I was just having a blast." - Kevin Mitnick

"I did a cover of the James Bond theme, and I felt like such a fraud, because the original is so good." - Moby

"I'm the first to admit that I like going to, or my memories at least of going to Clint Eastwood movies or Charles Bronson or James Bond." - Nicolas Cage

"A James Bond movie is a stuntman's dream. I was in a helicopter firing a machine gun at Piers Brosnan escaping on a motorbike." - Steve Truglia

"John Barry was my hero when I was about 13. His scores to the James Bond movies were the scores of my life back then." - Carter Burwell

"Clive Owen would be a fantastic James Bond. Any man who does it will have to weigh his odds - whether he can get in and get out." - Pierce Brosnan

"Comedy. It was just huge in my house. Peter Sellers and Alec Guinness, Monty Python and all those James Bond movies were highly regarded." - Mike Myers

"Please put out the light, James." - Theodore Roosevelt

"A bond as important as that of a husband and wife, is the bond between siblings." - Lee Dong-wook

"When a man says his word is as his bond - get his bond." - Thomas Dewar, 1st Baron Dewar

"From '86 until the summer of last year, wherever I went, people would say, You would have made a great James Bond! Weren't you going to be James Bond? You should have been, you could have been, you may have been. Yes, yes, yes, yes, yes. It was like unfinished business in my life. I couldn't say no to it this time around." - Pierce Brosnan

"I have always weirdly seen myself as more of a character actor. I have never been suave. I could never see myself playing James Bond. I suppose I could fake it, but I am certainly not James Bond in real life." - James Marsden

"My advice is this. For Christ's sake, don't write a book that is suitable for a kid of 12 years old, because the kids who read who are 12 years old are reading books for adults. I read all of the James Bond books when I was about 11, which was approximately the right time to read James Bond books." - Terry Pratchett

"When I wrote the first [Bond novel] in 1953, I wanted Bond to be an extremely dull, uninteresting man to whom things happened... when I was casting around for a name for my protagonist I thought by God, [James Bond] is the dullest name I ever heard." - Ian Fleming

"It felt after the Bonds, after my four outings as James Bond, there seemed to be unfinished business. And the way that the Bond finished in my life and the demise of Bond going off stage left into the night, it seemed like there was a certain void there, as they say, of unfinished business." - Pierce Brosnan

"Is xXx a threat to the Bond franchise? Not a threat so much as a salute. I don't want James Bond to turn crude and muscular on me; I like the suave style. But I like Xander, too, especially since he seems to have studied Bond so very carefully." - Roger Ebert

"I have a thing that I do when I meet famous people where I try to play it really cool. Sometimes I pretend like I don't know them.I was at this party and James Bond was there. Daniel Craig, but I think he goes by James Bond.Anyway, my wife is in love with him.He was in a tuxedo looking all James Bondish." - Rob Huebel

"An honest man's word is as good as his bond." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Love one another, but make not a bond of love..." - Khalil Gibran

"We're all eaters. That's our bond. Let's be real." - Aya Cash

"It's time for a brother to be Bond." - Sean Patrick Thomas

"The first time I met James Franco, he was dressed like James Dean. He was James Dean, literally, filming a biopic." - Bill Hader

"A bond is necessary to complete our being, only we must be careful that the bond does not become bondage." - Anna Brownell Jameson

"A bond is necessary to complete our being, only we must be careful that the bond does not become bondage." - Anna Jameson

"You could believe that Sinbad could fight a skeleton because that's from a period in the past, a magical period. But if you had James Bond fighting a skeleton, it'd be almost comical." - Ray Harryhausen

"James Bond in his Sean Connery days ... was the first well-known bachelor on the American scene who was not a drifter or a degenerate and did not eat out of cans." - Barbara Ehrenreich

"It's thrilling to have the opportunity to work in different areas, whether it's on a project that has all the resources behind it like Harry Potter or James Bond and then to go somewhere there's very few resources." - Ralph Fiennes

"I'm just trying to think what other sequels there were. There was the James Bond movies and not many. I think sequels have become a recent idea of franchising." - Ridley Scott

"[James Bond's qualities of] self-containment, his powers of decision, his ability to carry on through till the end and to survive ... I like to think I acquired them before Bond." - Sean Connery

"Unfortunately, we don't have a depth of African scriptwriters, so it's easier to Africanize something that already works. Local script writers are giving me James Bond budget scenes that I can't even produce." - Mo Abudu

"It's outrageous. It's ridiculous. And 'twas ever thus. We all watched James Bond as he got more and more geriatric, and his girlfriends got younger and younger. It's so annoying." - Helen Mirren

"To me Arthur and James Bond aren't the same because they both drink. So I would kind of equate it to that. They're different guys who both have a similar habit. To me they're very different guys though." - Seth Rogen

"I love both [Johnny English and James Bond] actually. The action sequences are really exciting because you're getting to work with some brilliant crew and do some great stuff but you always get some magic when you're working with actors." - Rowan Atkinson

"Like their parents, kids flock to see James Bond and Derek Flint movies - outrageously antiheroic heroes who break all the taboos, making attractive the very things the kids are told they shouldn't do themselves." - Johnny Carson

"Maybe I could just James Bond my way down the cable if I draped the scarf over it, clinging to the ends as my body careened down it to safety- Careened. What an ugly word that was" - Katie MacAlister

"The hackers who hacked into Sony have leaked the upcoming script for the new James Bond movie. Some of the executives said the news left them shaken but not stirred." - Conan O'Brien

"My life's ambition is to play a James Bond villain. I have the cat and the eye-patch, so I'm just waiting for the call. For some reason, though, the phone hasn't rung." - Toby Young

"If I could rub a genie and anything could happen? Truthfully, my other love, and this is a complete 180, but I'd love to do a spy or an espionage pic, like a James Bond movie." - Chris Diamantopoulos

"Every young male actor dreams of being James Bond in an action movie. And that's their first role. But the truth is, when it comes down to it, that's not relatable." - Brendan Dooling

"In the last James Bond movie, the villain was a culture captain, a tycoon of culture, a Murdoch figure. It's not as if people don't know what is going on." - Thomas Frank

"Sometimes it irks when people come up in the street and say, 'Oh I'm a huge James Bond fan' - when you obviously want them to be a fan of your work in particular." - Rosamund Pike

"When you're a young man, a young boy, all you want to be is that action hero; you want to be the James Bond, and I got to do that for a bit, and that was great." - Matthew Lewis

"When I was shooting 'The Bourne Identity,' I had a mantra: 'How come you never see James Bond pay a phone bill?' It sounds trite, but it became the foundation of that franchise." - Doug Liman

"I did about 2000 covers altogether, for all sorts of books - from Shakespeare to James Bond - and I always had the idea that I must give 100%, no matter who the author was." - Dick Bruna

"I've been identified with James Bond or Thomas Crown for so long; suave, elegant, sophisticated men in suits. it's like you've been giving the same performance for 20 years." - Pierce Brosnan

"One would think that it would be very easy, with an iconic character like James Bond, to keep making the films, but it hasn't been. But, it sure has been entertaining and rewarding." - Barbara Broccoli

"Long gone are the days of the stylised old James Bond films with Roger Moore karate chopping his way through the bad guys - audiences are not going to buy it anymore. The genre has got quite serious now." - Adam Rayner

"I don't like James Bond. They made him a super hero, but he is just an agent, a human being. In my movies, secret agents are more realistic, I didn't want to portray them in the most glowing colours." - King Hu

"Books are keys that open many doors - James Rollins" - James Rollins

"I just love {LeBron James} so much. We're soul mates." - Savannah Brinson

"You'll stay with me?' Until the very end,' said James." - J K Rowling

"David James Elliott and I keep in touch via phone." - Patrick Labyorteaux

"And it's impossible for me to read Henry James." - Norman Maccaig

"I was a James Brown junkie as a kid." - La Reid

"If there is some sort of trouble at home, kids don't think that James Bond is going to come save their mum from their dad, or their dad from their mum. They don't think, "Bond is going to come and save me." Superman is a different sort of idealized figure." - Henry Cavill

"You have to strike hard from the beginning and create a depressurizing zone between the viewer's own life and the one onscreen. The creators of James Bond got it right: the attention-grabbing scene of each Bond movie is the very first one, before the opening credits." - Claude Lelouch

"George Lazenby is no one's favorite James Bond, but for me the anonymity at the center of this lavish production only serves to reveal the Bond machine firing on all cylinders: superb editing and photography, incredible score, great setpieces. The most romantic in the series, and it actually has, of all things, a tragic ending." - Christopher Nolan

"I can bore for England on the subject of James Bond. But I knew I couldn't do it frivolously; I had to take it very seriously, however much fun I was having. And I had to make myself, you know, absolutely steeped in Bond and in Fleming and that world." - William Boyd

"I took the first James Kelman novel, 'The Bus Conductor Hines', home to my dad. I thought, 'My dad will like this; it's written in Scots.' But my dad said: 'I can't read that.' He was reading James Bond and John le Carre. That was part of what attracted me to crime - the idea of getting a wide audience." - Ian Rankin

"Every bond is a bond to sorrow." - James Joyce



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