10 Best Movie Quotes About Family

Saturday, March 12 by Jackie Barlow

Enjoy these ten best movie quotes about family.  The quotes will bring back memories of seeing the particular films. A family is always a good source of interesting and funny quotes and can bring to mind sayings heard growing up or even in the present day in one's own family.

  1. "The men may be the head of the house, but the women are the neck, and they can turn the head any way they want".  This was said by Lainie Kazan as Maria Portokalos in "My Big Fa Greek Wedding."
  2. "If nagging were an Olympic sport, my Aunt Voula would win a good medal!"  This is another "word of wisdom" from "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" and was spoken by Nia Vardalos as Toula Portokalos.
  3. "No matter what happened, I was always the last chosen, the odd one out, the black sheep, the bad boy.  Was this my destiny? Wait. Maybe it was!  Being bad is the one thing I'm good at!"   This is from the movie "Megamind."
  4. "You're all quite short, aren't you?" asked Willy Wonka in "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory."  "Well, yeah.  We're children," replied Violet Beauregarde.
  5. ""Like it or not, we're gonna be one big happy family.  I'll be the daddy, Ellie will be the mommy, and Diego will be the uncle who eats the kids that get on my nerves."  Such was spoken by Wooly Mammoth in "Ice Age: The Meltdown."
  6. "Somewhere in that pad of stuffing is a toy who taught me that life's only worth living if you're being loved by a kid." Buzz Lightyear uttered this in "Toy Story 2."
  7. "Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates; never know what you're gonna get."  Tom Hanks said this in "Forrest Gump."
  8. "Most women use more brains picking a horse in the third at Belmont than they do picking a husband" according to Lauren Bacall in the 1953 film "How to Marry a Millionaire."
  9. "You've been sneaking second helpings, haven't  you?" asked Mrs. Beaver in "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."  Mr. Beaver replied, "Well, you never know if your next meal's going to be your last.  Especially with your cooking."
  10. "What a night of romance I've got ahead of me.  Tonight is about me and Celia!  Hoo-hoo, the love boat is about to set sail!!  I'm telling ya, pal, I see her face and it makes my heart go–" was excitedly relayed by Mike to Sulley in "Monsters, Inc."