Mr. O'Brien: Your mother's naive. It takes fierce will to get ahead in this world. If you're good, people take advantage of you.
Father Haynes: Do you trust in God? Job too was close to the Lord.
Mr. O'Brien: You can't say I can't. You say: I'm having trouble, I'm not done yet.
Young Jack: I am sorry. You are my brother.
Mr. O'Brien: Toscanini once recorded a piece sixty five times. You know what he said when he finished?"It could be better." Think about it.
Mrs. O'Brien: What are we to you?
R.L.: Tell us a story from before we can remember.
Mrs. O'Brien: Unless you love, your life will flash by.