William Goldman Quotes.

1. "There’s death coming up, and you better understand this:some of the wrong people die.Be ready for it."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

2. "Let me get this thing straight, Inigo--we had SCRAPS for dinner? I'M in YOUR fantasy and the best you can come up with is SCRAPS?" She turned toward the door then. "You have no chance of winning my heart."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

3. "I don't guess. I think. I ponder. I deduce. Then I decide. But I never guess."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

4. "Flaws would not only bring death but, far worse, humiliation."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

5. "Chapter One. The Bride." He held up the book then. "I'm reading it to you for relax." He practically shoved the book in my face. "By S. Morgenstern. Great Florinese writer. The Princess Bride. He too came to America. S. Morgenstern. Dead now in New York. The English is his own. He spoke eight tongues." Here my father put down the book and held up all his fingers. "Eight. Once in Florin City..."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

6. "Miracle Max: Have fun stormin' da castle. Valerie: Think it'll work? Miracle Max: It would take a miracle."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

7. "But I also have to say, for the umpty-umpth time, that life isn't fair. It's just fairer than death, that's all."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

8. "I suppose I was dying again, so I asked the Lord of Permanent Affection for the strength to live the day. Clearly, the answer came in the affirmative." "I didn't know there was such a Fellow," Buttercup said. "Neither did I, in truth, but if He didn't exist, I didn't much want to either."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

9. "You are wonderful, Father.""I'm more than wonderful, how dare you insult me."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

10. "I've been in the revenge buisness for so long, now that it's over I don't know what to do with the rest of my life."
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

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