Copy & paste this link to your blog or website to reference this page
Quotation by Michael Mann
Before me you are a slug in the sun. You are privy to a great becoming and you recognize nothing. You are an ant in the afterbirth. It is in your nature to do one thing correctly: tremble.
Michael Mann, U.S. screenwriter. Frances Dollarhyde, aka "The Tooth Fairy" (Tom Noonan), Manhunter, said to tabloid news reporter (Stephen Lang) whom Dollarhyde is about to burn to death (1986).
Adapted from the novel Red Dragon by Thomas Harris.
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright © 2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.