Humphrey Bogart Quotes

I was born when you kissed me. I died when you left me. I lived a few weeks while you loved me.

The only point in making money is, you can tell some big shot where to go.

The problem with the world is that everyone is a few drinks behind.

The problem with the world

I should never have switched from Scotch to Martinis.

You’re not a star until they can spell your name in Karachi.

The whole world is about three drinks behind.

The only thing you owe the public is a good performance.

The only thing you owe

Things are never so bad they can’t be made worse.

All you owe the public is a good performance.

I can’t say I ever loved my mother; I admired her.

A hot dog at the game beats roast beef at the Ritz.

A hot dog at the game

I made more lousy pictures than any actor in history.

I’ve been around a long time. Maybe the people like me.

Well everybody in Casablanca has problems. Yours may work out.

Acting is experience with something sweet behind it.

Acting is experience with

“Acting is like sex: you either do it and don’t talk about it, or you talk about it and don’t do it. That’s why I’m always suspicious of people who talk too much about either.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Acting is like sex: you either do it and don’t talk about it, or you talk about it and don’t do it. That’s why I’m always suspicious of people who talk too much about either.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Ain’t nothing a man can’t do if he believes in himself.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Physically, I’m not tough. I may think tough. I would say I’m kinda tough and calloused inside. I could use a foot more in height and fifty more pounds and fifteen years off my age and then God help all you bastards.” – Humphrey Bogart

Physically, Im not tough. I may

“(On Bette Davis) Even when I was carrying a gun, she scared the be-jesus out of me.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Rick: Here’s looking at you, kid.” – Humphrey Bogart

“What’s at the end of a million dollars? Zero, zero, zero… nothing. A circle with a hole in it.” – Humphrey Bogart

“I should never have switched from Scotch to Martinis.” – Humphrey Bogart

I should never have switched

“Such a lot of guns around town and so few brains!” – Humphrey Bogart

“All you owe the public is a good performance.” – Humphrey Bogart

“(on Katharine Hepburn) She talks at you as though you were a microphone; she lectured the hell out of me on temperance and the evils of drink. She doesn’t give a damn how she looks. I don’t think she tries to be a character. I think she is one.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Capt. Renault: What on Earth brought you to Casablanca? Rick Blaine: My health, I came to Casablanca for the waters. Capt. Renault: The waters? What waters? We’re in the desert! Rick Blaine: I was misinformed.” – Humphrey Bogart

“A hot dog at the game beats roast beef at the Ritz.” – Humphrey Bogart

“The only reason to make a million dollars in this business is to tell some fat producer to go to hell.” – Humphrey Bogart

“The problem with this world is, everyone in it is 3 drinks behind.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Ugarte: You despise me, don’t you? Rick Blaine: If I gave you any thought I probably would.” – Humphrey Bogart

“The only thing money is good for is to buy your freedom.” – Humphrey Bogart

“The only good reason to have money is this: so that you can tell any SOB in the world to go to hell.” – Humphrey Bogart

The only good reason to have

“I hate funerals. They aren’t for the guy who’s dead. They’re for the guys who are left alive and enjoy mourning.” – Humphrey Bogart

“That’s baseball, and it’s my game. Y’ know, you take your worries to the game, and you leave ’em there. You yell like crazy for your guys. It’s good for your lungs, gives you a lift, and nobody calls the cops. Pretty girls, lots of ’em.” – Humphrey Bogart

“There is more to talking than just words.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Sinatra’s idea of paradise is a place where there are plenty of women and no newspapermen. He doesn’t know it, but he’d be better off if it were the other way around.” – Humphrey Bogart

Sinatra’s idea of paradise

“You’re not a star until they can spell your name in Karachi.” – Humphrey Bogart

“Acting is experience with something sweet behind it.” – Humphrey Bogart