List / FAQ

Blood Diamond 2006

lines read by / reset
You are a good boy who loves soccer and school.

#fe71cca2 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 1 of 76 / Next>

How about 'Soldier of Fortune'... or is that too much of a cliche?

#f735f2c0 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 2 of 76 / Next>

Let us hear the voice of that world. Let us learn from that voice... and let us ignore it no more.

#f60b62fa / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 3 of 76 / Next>

Let me tell you something. You sell blood diamonds too.

#eb1467ee / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 4 of 76 / Next>

It is what they do that makes them good or bad.

#ea8b36e7 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 5 of 76 / Next>

Danny Archer. National Geographic.

#ea151f11 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 6 of 76 / Next>

Why don't we go back to your place, see what's in the mini bar?

#e9d40463 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 7 of 76 / Next>

She waits by the fire making plantains, and red palm oil stew with your sister N'Yanda and the new baby.

#e9371d95 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 8 of 76 / Next>

Your mother loves you so much.

#e8a2df87 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 9 of 76 / Next>

I'm here for lack of a better idea.

#e808855d / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 10 of 76 / Next>

And the rebels, they're not sure they want to take over. Otherwise, they'd have to govern this mess.

#e3a8b32e / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 11 of 76 / Next>

No, do you know where the word 'infantry' comes from, it means: Child Soldier. They're just children.

#d8b2e593 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 12 of 76 / Next>

This red earth, it's in our skin.

#d7554d9b / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 13 of 76 / Next>

The cows wait for you. And Babu, the wild dog who minds no one but you.

#d6704cd3 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 14 of 76 / Next>

In America, it's bling bling. But out here it's bling bang.

#d2782b94 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 15 of 76 / Next>

I know they made you do bad things, but you are not a bad boy.

#d00e72f2 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 16 of 76 / Next>

Civil war rages for control of the diamond fields.

#cc92ffbf / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 17 of 76 / Next>

In January 2003, forty nations signed 'The Kimberley Process' - an effort to stem the flow of conflict diamonds.

#c89d4358 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 18 of 76 / Next>

The people back home wouldn't buy a ring if they knew it cost someone else their hand.

#ba0db378 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 19 of 76 / Next>

So you're a fisherman, ha? What do you catch mostly?

#b82977a2 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 20 of 76 / Next>

The Shona say the colour comes from all the blood that's been spilled fighting over the land.

#b3aa8130 / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 21 of 76 / Next>

It is up to the consumer to insist that a diamond is conflict-free.

#b1e8a849 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 22 of 76 / Next>

Relief agencies are useless, the hospitals are overwhelmed. There are other ways, bro.

#a82b0159 / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 23 of 76 / Next>

Government only wants to stay in power... until they've stolen enough to go into exile somewhere else.

#a4fe478c / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 24 of 76 / Next>

Don't worry, they want these guns too much to do anything stupid!

#a1c9221c / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 25 of 76 / Next>

I'm a print journalist... I drank it.

#a1483963 / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 26 of 76 / Next>

Drive right at them, they'll panic.

#a0f32e9a / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 27 of 76 / Next>

I'm here to see Commander Zero.

#9ea72563 / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 28 of 76 / Next>

You Americans - you Americans love to talk about your feelings, huh?

#95e9b85a / read by VIVEK-96

<Prev / Quote 29 of 76 / Next>

Here we say that the freedom is in your hands, so if you go against us, so go your hands.

#92ce956e / read by Shamala-75

<Prev / Quote 30 of 76 / Next>

I thought you would steal it from me.

#91c1e4d7 / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 31 of 76 / Next>

Out here, people kill each other as a way of life. It's always been like that.

#8b37a512 / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 32 of 76 / Next>

I have THREE sisters, they're all married to good men.

#81b9a30f / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 33 of 76 / Next>

He is my son. I am his father. I must go find him.

#7f7bd6e4 / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 34 of 76 / Next>

Three out of five ex-boyfriends polled think I need to be in a constant state of crisis.

#7ac104c7 / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 35 of 76 / Next>

None of us knows whose path will lead us to God.

#79f2eaf5 / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 36 of 76 / Next>

T.I.A. This is Africa.

#73204694 / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 37 of 76 / Next>

None of whom has ever seen a diamond.

#725e92d5 / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 38 of 76 / Next>

The Third World is not a world apart... and the witness you will hear today speaks on its behalf.

#6d09173d / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 39 of 76 / Next>

You've got a thing for messed up vets now?

#6950db64 / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 40 of 76 / Next>

Sometimes I wonder... will God ever forgive us for what we've done to each other?

#67e70d07 / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 41 of 76 / Next>

My dad came home from the war in '69. It took him about... twenty years to get right.

#64d14518 / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 42 of 76 / Next>

My heart always told me that people are inherently good. My experience suggests otherwise.

#64a4de42 / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 43 of 76 / Next>

You risk my life like that again... and I'll peel your face back off your head.

#6101366c / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 44 of 76 / Next>

Peace Corps types only stay around long enough... to realize they're not helping anyone.

#60ed3090 / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 45 of 76 / Next>

The moment you tell anyone about it, your life is absolutely worthless!

#5fc8a9db / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 46 of 76 / Next>

You come here with your laptop computers, your malaria medicine and you little bottles of hand sanitizer and think you can change the outcome, huh?

#5f782d32 / read by Shamala-75

<Prev / Quote 47 of 76 / Next>

So you think because your intentions are good, they'll spare you, huh?

#5e735561 / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 48 of 76 / Next>

English boys don't go to school every day.

#5defb86a / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 49 of 76 / Next>

I understand White people want our diamonds, yes. But how can my own people do this to each other?

#5d850fda / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 50 of 76 / Next>

They came into this city overnight.

#58ba7c8f / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 51 of 76 / Next>

I'm not feeling the love here, Danny.

#57f2ebee / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 52 of 76 / Next>

Dreamy American girls who all want a storybook wedding and a big, shiny rock like the ones in the advertisements of your politically-correct magazines.

#5771c2cf / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 53 of 76 / Next>

The only reason you're still alive is because you haven't told anyone where it is.

#56082df9 / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 54 of 76 / Next>

An entire country made homeless.

#51402aa0 / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 55 of 76 / Next>

In your long career as a journalist, would you say that people are mostly good?

#48de43b3 / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 56 of 76 / Next>

You think I'm a demon, but that's only because I have lived in Hell.

#44e50b67 / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 57 of 76 / Next>

When was the last time the world wasn't falling apart, huh?

#4438d378 / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 58 of 76 / Next>

Thousands have died and millions have become refugees.

#42bc1354 / read by Musaib-53

<Prev / Quote 59 of 76 / Next>

Without me, you're just another black man in Africa, alright?

#40cdc9b0 / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 60 of 76 / Next>

That diamond is my ticket out of this God forsaken continent.

#3e6ba27a / read by Teja-84

<Prev / Quote 61 of 76 / Next>

This is home. You'll never leave Africa.

#3dab05ad / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 62 of 76 / Next>

What are you doing? You are Dia Vendy, of the proud Mende tribe.

#3cf0c0cd / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 63 of 76 / Next>

You are under arrest... for smuggling.

#39bc8f23 / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 64 of 76 / Next>

So when people in your country read it, they will come help, yes?

#354e2f75 / read by Muskan-67

<Prev / Quote 65 of 76 / Next>

The entire country's at war. Why should I help this one person?

#34809477 / read by Yukthi-88

<Prev / Quote 66 of 76 / Next>

This my country, man. We here long before you came - long after you gone.

#32173da4 / read by Sreekanth-08

<Prev / Quote 67 of 76 / Next>

She reminds me of my wife.

#2cd1414c / read by Brinda-85

<Prev / Quote 68 of 76 / Next>

I am your father who loves you. And you will come home with me and be my son again.

#2b8b64a8 / read by Muskan-67

<Prev / Quote 69 of 76 / Next>

But illegal diamonds are still finding their way to market.

#29b3c383 / read by Sreekanth-08

<Prev / Quote 70 of 76 / Next>

To who, and for what price my friend? You need my help whether you like it or not.

#2974b558 / read by Muskan-67

<Prev / Quote 71 of 76 / Next>

Don't tell me you're going to try and sell it yourself.

#24ac1da2 / read by Muskan-67

<Prev / Quote 72 of 76 / Next>

Tell me where you are, and I will come help you.

#186680e2 / read by Asfiya-41

<Prev / Quote 73 of 76 / Next>

Then I look around and I realize... God left this place a long time ago.

#17d98253 / read by Yukthi-88

<Prev / Quote 74 of 76 / Next>

Uh, a cynic. Why don't you sit down and make me miserable?

#0b27e12a / read by Sivakumar-51

<Prev / Quote 75 of 76 / Next>

A moment of love, even in a bad man, can give meaning to a life.

#03268465 / read by Harshitha-30

<Prev / Quote 76 of 76 / Next>