If you talk about movies that are a perfect mix of classy and badass, The Godfather is the one that instantly comes to mind. The character of Don Corleone, who is an Italian mafia head, is played wonderfully by Marlon Brando. A mafia head is generally seen as the bad guy. But you can’t help feeling awed by the powerful character of Don Corleone. He is a man of principles.
Here is a collection of 14 of the best classy-badass quotes from The Godfather.
#1. Never tell anybody outside the family what you’re thinking.
#2. Never hate your enemies. It affects your judgement.
#3. I respect those that tell me the truth, no matter how hard it is.
#4. I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn’t work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.
#5. The lawyer with the briefcase can steal more money than the man with the gun.
#6. I have learned more in the streets than in any classroom.
#7. Women and children can be careless. But not men.
#8. Why should I be afraid now? Strange men have come to kill me ever since I was twelve years old.
#9. Behind every successful fortune there is a crime.
#10. Keep your friends close, and your enemies closer.
#11. A man who doesn’t spend time with his family can never be a real man.
#12. A friend should always underestimate your virtues and an enemy overestimate your faults.
#13. Revenge is a dish that tastes best when served cold.
#14. I’ll make him an offer he can’t refuse.
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