5 of James Bond’s most memorable one-liners
Since Ian Fleming wrote the first Bond novel Casino Royale, in 1952, the Bond stories took off into iconic movie adaptations.
Here’s a list of some of the best known and wittiest JamesBond quotes and one-liners, in no particular order, that helped Bond becoming a culturalicon.
#1 “Bond… James Bond.”
Movie: Dr. No (1962)
An absolute classic, the line was recently included in anAmerican Film Institute special celebrating the 100 greatest movie quotes ofall time.
#2 “Take a giant step for mankind.”
Movie: Moonraker (1979)
Says Bond as he pushes Sir Hugo Drax into outer space off ofthe spaceship. We love a good pun.
#3 “A martini. Shaken, not stirred.”
Movie: Goldfinger (1964)
Martinis play an important role in the life of 007. Hissignature drink sure opened up a debate over shaken or stirred? Why don’t youdecide it for yourself
#4 Xenia Onatopp: “You don’t need the gun.”
Bond: “Well, thatdepends on your definition of safe sex.”
Movie: GoldenEye (1995)
The sexual innuendo is always persistent as are the Bondgirls, which add up humor to the movies. Check out some of these Bond girlsnames: Holly Goodhead, Honey Ryder , Molly Warmflash.
#5 Pat Fearing: “What exactly do you do?”
James Bond: “Oh, I travel… a sort of licensed troubleshooter.”
Movie: Thunderball (1965)
Well this summarazes his proffesion… subtly.