Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
I'll make an offer he don't refuse. Don't worry.
I'll change. I've learned that I have the strength to change.
If anything in this life is certain, if history has taught us anything, it's that you can kill anyone.
I saw an interesting thing happen today. A rebel was being arrested by the military police. Rather than be taken alive, he exploded a grenade he had in his jacket. He killed himself and took a captain of the command with him. But it occurred to me, that the soldiers are paid to fight, the rebels aren't.
I went out fishing with all my brothers and my father. Everybody. I was the only one that caught a fish. Nobody else could catch one. Do you know how I did it? Every time I put the line in the water I said a Hail Mary and every time I said a Hail Mary, I caught a fish.
This is the business we've chosen.
I'd give four million just to be able to take a piss without it hurting.
Whatcha go to college? To get stupid? You're really stupid!
Good health is the most important thing. More than success, more than money. More than power.
Do me this favor. I won't forget it. Ask your friends in the neighborhood about me. They'll tell you I know how to return a favor.
The godfather was born Vito Andolini, in the town of Corleone in Sicily. In 1901 his father was murdered for an insult to the local Mafia chieftain. His older brother Paolo swore revenge and disappeared into the hills, leaving Vito, the only male heir, to stand with his mother at the funeral. He was nine years old.