What's your favorite quote from any Superman movie or TV show?
your favorites here.
Here are some that come to mind.
George Reeves the Adventures of Superman Quotes
"You mean to tell me you've been married to her for fifteen years?"- "...And they call me Superman"
George Reeves to Ricky on the
I Love Lucy Show.
Yes, it's Superman, strange visitor from another planet, with powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal men! Superman, who can change the course of mighty rivers, bend steel with his bare hands, and who, disguised as Clark Kent, mild-mannered reporter for a great metropolitan newspaper, fights a never-ending battle for truth, justice and the American way! -
announcer for Adventures of Superman in the 1950's.
Superman the Movie
General Zod: I offer you a
chance for greatness, Jor-El, take it! Join us!... You will bow down
before me, Jor-El. I swear it, no matter that it takes an eternity!
You will bow down before me! Both you and then one day your heirs!
Miss Teschmacher: Lex, why do so many people have to die for the crime of the century?
Lex Luthor: Why? You ask why? Why does the phone always ring when you're in the bathtub?
Superman: Is that how a warped brain like yours gets its kicks? By planning the death of innocent people?
Lex Luthor: No, by causing the death of innocent people.
Superman: I'm here to fight for truth, and justice, and the American way.
Lois Lane: You're going to end up fighting every elected official in this country!
Jonathan Kent: There's one thing
that I do know for sure, son. And that is, you
are here for a reason. Jonathan ( Glenn
Ford ) says this right before he dies.
General Zod: Why do you say these things to me when you know I will kill you for it!
General Zod: Come, kneel before Zod!
General Zod: I win. I always win. Is there no one on this planet to even challenge me?
Superman: General, would you care to step outside?
General Zod: Come to me, son of Jor-El, kneel before Zod!
Superman 3 Quotes
From Superman 3 when a piece of synthetic kryptonite fails to kill
Superman for Gus Gorman, Robert Vaughn replies to Gus on the phone
"I ask you to kill Superman and you can't even do that one
simple thing." - Ross Webster Superman 3 villain
This is like one of my favorite lines of all time. I crack up every time I hear it. Actor
Robert Vaughn says it with such seriousness to
You know a wise man once said, I think it was Attila the Hun, "It is not enough that I succeed, everyone else must
fail." Ross Webster from Superman 3. This sounds just like something Lionel Luthor would have told Lex growing up.
Lex Luthor: Is the world gonna be incinerated?
Superman: No. It's the same as it's always been: on the brink. With good fighting evil.
Lois and Clark Quotes
Lois: If you wanna kill Superman, I don't know why you're going to Smallville or 1966.
Tempus: She doesn't know yet. Oh, this is good. This is really good. Um, Lois, did you know that, in the future, you're revered at the same level as Superman? Why there are books about you, statues, an interactive game. You're even a breakfast cereal.
Tempus: Yes. But, as much as everybody loves you, there is one question that keeps coming up: "How dumb was she?" Here, I'll show you what I mean. Look (puts glasses on), I'm Clark Kent. (Takes glasses off) No, I'm Superman. (Puts glasses on) Mild-mannered reporter. (Takes glasses off) Superhero. Hello! Duh! Clark Kent is Superman. Ha, ha, ha. Well, that was worth the whole trip. To actually meet the most
galactically stupid woman who ever lived.
Actor Lane Davies portrayed the
hilariously evil Tempus on Lois and Clark the New Adventures
You want to know the future, Miss Lane? No one works, no one argues,
there are 9,000 channels and nothing on!
Tempus: Well, this is a special pleasure, Ms. Lane. I'm Tempus. I'm from the future that you and Superman created.
Lois: Me and Superman?
Tempus: A world of peace. A world with no greed or crime. A world so boring you'd blow your brains out, but there are no guns.
Tempus: Superman, as long as I have you here, just answer one thing for me. Why tights? Why a cape? You're a grown man, don't you feel ridiculous?
Superman: My mother made it for me.
Clark Kent: Superman
is what I can do, Clark is who I am.
Luthor: I am the villain of this story. from the episode Onyx
It doesn't hurt to have a one-man construction team as a son. from
the episode Arrival
Lex Luthor: I've been thinking about that prophecy. I've got a new interpretation. Want to hear it?
Lex Luthor: This Naman guy is supposed to come from the stars, have the power of ten men, and shoot fire from his eyes, right?
Clark: It's just an allegory, Lex.
Lex Luthor: I know. But if one person could do all that, he'd be a formidable enemy. He could conquer the world. He could become a tyrant if no one kept him in check. So I've been thinking...anybody who'd be willing to fight him would have to be pretty brave. Clark, did it ever occur to you that the hero of the story...is
Ziget? from the episode Talisman
I've been in contact with a lot of krypton-infected people, and it
never ends with us shaking hands or being friends from the episode Extinction
Luthor: Do you believe there are aliens among us, Clark?
From the episode Visitor
Swann: The one thing I've learned
about science is the value of faith. From the episode Rosetta
Kent: I told him I was sleepwalking,
but I don't think I was walking... Episode Rosetta
Kent: My family doesn't fly much. Lex Luthor: Trust me – that's about to change.
From the episode Nocturne
Kent: The road to Hell is paved with
good intentions! From the episode Tempest
Kent: I stand for Truth, Justice,
and...ummm, other stuff. From the episode Drone
"Dad, you have no idea what I'm capable of." From the Episode Hothead
It's not about the ending, it's about the journey. From
the episode Hug
Trust me, Clark. Our friendship is going to be the stuff of
legend. From the episode Hug