Frankenstein Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 100 famous quotes and sayings about frankenstein to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 100 Quotes About Frankenstein

#1. Hamlet and Victor Frankenstein are each obsessed with death. Hamlet's whole story is a philosophical preparation for death; Victor's is an intellectual refusal to accept it. - Author: Kenneth Branagh
Quotes About Frankenstein #738353
#2. The 1910 Edison film of 'Frankenstein' was itself a dead thing revived by technology. - Author: Kage Baker
Quotes About Frankenstein #922704
#3. Frankenstein is actually an equivalent of how a gay person feels growing up. - Author: Edward Field
Quotes About Frankenstein #920507
#4. She would fondly call him her Frankenstein, this man who was a patchwork of all the things she had ever longed for. - Author: Lang Leav
Quotes About Frankenstein #918981
#5. I do know that for the sympathy of one living being, I would make peace with all. I have love in me the likes of which you can scarcely imagine and rage the likes of which you would not believe. If I cannot satisfy the one, I will indulge the other. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #894008
#6. I am malicious because I am miserable - Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #891943
#7. The lab isn't evil, it's ethically challenge. We do good things.
I bet Frankenstein told himself the same thing. - Author: Mira Grant
Quotes About Frankenstein #868550
#8. How can we keep the government we create from becoming a Frankenstein that will destroy the very freedom we establish it to protect? Freedom is a rare and delicate plan. - Author: Milton Friedman
Quotes About Frankenstein #860843
#9. When I was younger, I used to watch all the black-and-white 'Dracula's and 'Frankenstein's. - Author: Sean Bean
Quotes About Frankenstein #801036
#10. Mass consumption, advertising, and mass art are a corporate Frankenstein; while they reinforce the system, they also undermine it. - Author: Ellen Willis
Quotes About Frankenstein #793145
#11. Like Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, resurrection by human power rather than divine spirit always produces a monstrosity. If - Author: Robert P. Jones
Quotes About Frankenstein #777933
#12. If I'm a monster, then you must be the creator of them all. You're my Dr. Frankenstein. - Author: Karina Halle
Quotes About Frankenstein #749327
#13. When I was old enough to go to movies alone, I got to see 'Frankenstein' and 'Dracula' on the big screen. I just fell in love with them. - Author: George A. Romero
Quotes About Frankenstein #743326
#14. Of what a strange nature is knowledge! It clings to a mind when it has once seized on it like a lichen on a rock.
- Frankenstein p115 - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #925468
#15. For there has never been a story nearly as tragic as the one of Frankenstein, except for that of Johnny Heart and his Francesca Valentine. - Author: Rae Hachton
Quotes About Frankenstein #722099
#16. 'Frankenstein' was all about the idea that, through electricity and the destruction of night, man creating light and darkness, we took on god-like powers and then abused them like gods, and we are only men. That's a story about man making a man in his own image. The inversion of natural order. - Author: Benedict Cumberbatch
Quotes About Frankenstein #718808
#17. The stuff of nightmares is not only relegated to unconscious thoughts upon a pillow, safely beneath an eiderdown. - Author: P.J. Parker
Quotes About Frankenstein #716515
#18. Some have said that 'Frankenstein' is a story of a bad parenting giving rise to a troubled child. - Author: Dave Morris
Quotes About Frankenstein #703862
#19. If the hideous monster Frankenstein came face to face with the monster of marijuana he would drop dead of fright. - Author: Harry J. Anslinger
Quotes About Frankenstein #702080
#20. As far as film goes, I enjoy all Hollywood films and all Horror films like The Bride of Frankenstein, which also might be my favorite. I like 60's and 70's Italian and Spanish Horror films. - Author: Johnny Ramone
Quotes About Frankenstein #658246
#21. We live in a Newtonian world of Einsteinian physics ruled by Frankenstein logic. - Author: David Russell
Quotes About Frankenstein #651008
#22. Cursed, cursed creator! Why did I live? Why, in that instant, did I not extinguish the spark of existence which you had so wantonly bestowed? - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #646336
#23. Listen to me, Frankenstein. You accuse me of murder, and yet you would, with a satisfied conscience, destroy your own creature. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #644445
#24. Her brown eyes flashed like headlamps on a police cruiser, cameras at a Superbowl kickoff, lightning over Frankenstein's
castle. - Author: Dennis Vickers
Quotes About Frankenstein #639506
#25. Zombies are the ideal late twentieth-century monsters. A zombie is the one thing you can't deal with. It survives anything. Frankenstein's monster and Dracula could be sent down in so many ways. Zombies, though, fall outside all this. You can't argue with them. They just keep coming at you. - Author: Clive Barker
Quotes About Frankenstein #631513
#26. I'm an ugly girl,
My face makes you hurl,
Sad I have it,
I should bag it.
Acne everywhere,
Unwanted facial hair.
I'm a relation to Frankenstein's creation. - Author: Al Yankovic
Quotes About Frankenstein #1104461
#27. The good thing about being Dr. Frankenstein is that you can always make new friends. - Author: Aaron Allston
Quotes About Frankenstein #1219282
#28. I felt emotions of gentleness and pleasure, that had long appeared dead, revive within me. Half surprised by the novelty of these sensations, I allowed myself to be borne away by them, and forgetting my solitude and deformity, dared to be happy. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #1205239
#29. Scar tissue does more than flaunt its strength by chronicling the assaults it has withstood. Scar tissue is new growth. And it is tougher than skin innocent of the blade. - Author: Shelley Jackson
Quotes About Frankenstein #1202485
#30. Without my Vulcan cat suit, Frankenstein wig and pointed ears, I don't get recognized. I love the fact I'm a shape shifter who can go unnoticed. - Author: Jolene Blalock
Quotes About Frankenstein #1201963
#31. After Frankenstein, I feel as if I want to make a film about somebody having a nice cup of tea. - Author: Kenneth Branagh
Quotes About Frankenstein #1169215
#32. The cup of life was poisoned forever, and although the sun shone upon me, as upon the happy and gay of heart, I saw around me nothing but a dense and frightful darkness, penetrated by no light but the glimmer of two eyes that glared upon me. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #1166124
#33. It is with considerable difficulty that I remember the original era of my being ... - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #1158274
#34. 'Robopocalypse' joins a proud tradition of techno-apocalyptic tales, stretching from high-flying Icarus, to Frankenstein's monster, and to many a giant radioactive creature who has crashed the streets of Tokyo. And then, of course, there's the Terminator. - Author: Daniel H. Wilson
Quotes About Frankenstein #1156012
#35. In between training sessions, I'll often watch DVDs of King Kong, Godzilla or Frankenstein, just to keep my mind on the task in hand and remind myself of the magnitude of the challenge. - Author: David Haye
Quotes About Frankenstein #1151879
#36. Imagine that you are more than nothing. Evil made you, but you are no more evil than a child unborn. If you want, if you seek, if you hope, who is to say that your hope might not be answered? - Author: Dean Koontz
Quotes About Frankenstein #1146794
#37. Global war has become Frankenstein's monster, threatening to destroy both sides. - Author: Douglas MacArthur
Quotes About Frankenstein #1137709
#38. The truth was stranger than the official fiction. - Author: Dean Koontz
Quotes About Frankenstein #1113539
#39. I don't see how My Fair Lady and Frankenstein are the same. Oh, wait a minute. Yes I do. - Author: George Axelrod
Quotes About Frankenstein #617106
#40. Be men, or be more than men. Be steady to your purposes and firm as a rock. This ice is not made of such stuff as your hearts may be; it is mutable and cannot withstand you if you say that it shall not. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #1092533
#41. For me, it was never a choice not to play the game because I was never attracted to it in the first place. I have plenty of friends who get stalked by the paparazzi, but it's not anything you'd aspire to. Fame is like Frankenstein's monster - once you've created it, it can get out of control. - Author: Robert B. Weide
Quotes About Frankenstein #1077902
#42. I beheld the wretch-the miserable monster whom I had created. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #1071603
#43. Ambitious of vision and swooping of camera, 'I, Frankenstein' is no 'I, Robot,' let alone 'I, Claudius,' but it's definitely watchable on a cold Jan. evening or, a few months from now, on your I, Pad. - Author: Richard Corliss
Quotes About Frankenstein #1068339
#44. When your mother is the grave and your father is a lightning bolt it tends to make you kind of horny. And death has a way of removing one's inhibitions. - Author: Aussiescribbler
Quotes About Frankenstein #1042937
#45. Like one who, on a lonely road,
Doth walk in fear and dread,
And, having once turned round, walks on,
And turns no more his head;
Because he knows a frightful fiend
Doth close behind him tread. -
Coleridge's Ancient Mariner. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #1013011
#46. If she can bite a vulture, she can jump a crack.
~Victor Frankenstein - Author: Kenneth Oppel
Quotes About Frankenstein #988065
#47. We were having a sleepover when I was eight or nine, and we all got to stay up late and watch the original 'Frankenstein.' It was uncensored, so as a child, I saw the scene where he throws the little girl into the lake, and that freaked me out. Though not as much as when he hangs the hunchback. - Author: Robert Englund
Quotes About Frankenstein #962942
#48. In Frankenstein there is a transfer first of life into death (in the creation and animation of the monster), and then of death into life, as the monster takes his revenge on the father who gave him life but withheld recognition. - Author: Laura Mullen
Quotes About Frankenstein #947379
#49. Chubs gave me a weary sigh. Frankenstein is the name of the doctor that created the monster, not the monster itself. - Author: Alexandra Bracken
Quotes About Frankenstein #936223
#50. I hated the sight on TV of big, clumsy, lumbering heavyweights plodding, stalking each other like two Frankenstein monsters, clinging, slugging toe to toe. I knew I could do it better ... circle, dance, shuffle, hit and move ... make an art out of it. - Author: Muhammad Ali
Quotes About Frankenstein #928804
#51. Another fella told me, he had a sister who looked just fine. Instead of being my deliverance, she had a strange resemblance to a cat name of Frankenstein. - Author: Sam Cooke
Quotes About Frankenstein #130522
#52. Mummies unraveled
and put on new wraps.
Spiders found corners
and spun silky traps.
Count Dracula grinned
and slicked back his hair.
Frankenstein's bride cried,
"I've nothing to wear! - Author: Natasha Wing
Quotes About Frankenstein #233760
#53. Tony Stark/Iron Man, like Victor Frankenstein before him, has built the monster that may make his worst fear a reality. And now he and his friends are locked into the battle with the monster sworn to destroy them. - Author: Chris Soth
Quotes About Frankenstein #198510
#54. It astounded Farah that Frankenstein-er, Frank Walters couldn't remember his given Christian name, but could recall the recipe for Indian curry with the endless measurements of exotic spices. - Author: Kerrigan Byrne
Quotes About Frankenstein #189459
#55. I am not getting you a brain, because I am not that kind of assistant, Dr. Frankenstein. - Author: Rachel Caine
Quotes About Frankenstein #184520
#56. Frankenstein's monster speaks: the computer. But where are its words coming from? Is the wisdom on those cold lips our own, merely repeated at our request? Or is something else speaking? - A voice we have always dreamed of hearing? - Author: Karl Schroeder
Quotes About Frankenstein #176556
#57. My earliest childhood memories are of watching Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein and Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed. I remember not liking Frankenstein then and going, "Who is this bald guy?" But I love it now. - Author: Quentin Tarantino
Quotes About Frankenstein #171146
#58. Remember , that I am thy creature; I ought to be thy Adam; but I am rather the fallen angel, whom thou drivest from joy for no misdeed. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #165382
#59. Villains used to always die in the end. Even the monsters. Frankenstein, Dracula - you'd kill them with a stake. Now the nightmare guy comes back. - Author: Benicio Del Toro
Quotes About Frankenstein #158127
#60. Oh! Stars and clouds and winds, ye are all about to mock me; if ye really pity me, crush sensation and memory; let me become as nought; but if not, depart, depart, and leave me in darkness. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #157435
#61. Future historians will surely see us as having created in the media a Frankenstein monster whom no one knows how to control ordirect, and marvelthat weshould have so meekly subjected ourselves to its destructive and often malign influence. - Author: Malcolm Muggeridge
Quotes About Frankenstein #154977
#62. When I was a kid, before there were VCRt, my parents had a movie projector, and we'd watch Frankenstein and Dracula. I just always though that stuff was cool - creepy comics and monsters and horrific stuff. Music lends itself to that whole theme. - Author: Chris Reifert
Quotes About Frankenstein #148675
#63. A vast deal of ingenuity is wasted every year in evoking the undesirable, in the careful construction of objects which burden life. Frankenstein was a large rather than an isolated example. - Author: Agnes Repplier
Quotes About Frankenstein #144971
#64. I persuaded myself that I was dreaming until night should come and that I should then enjoy reality in the arms of my dearest friends. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #254828
#65. I still can't unsee Tommy's outfit: nighttime sunglasses, a dark blazer as loose and baggy as rain gear, sand-colored cargo pants with pockets filled to capacity (was he smuggling potatoes?), a white tank top, clunky Frankenstein combat boots, and two belts. Yes, two belts. - Author: Greg Sestero
Quotes About Frankenstein #122921
#66. This advice, although good, was totally inapplicable to my case. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #106559
#67. Seek happiness in tranquility and avoid ambition even if it be only the apparently innocent one of distinguishing yourself in science and discoveries. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #102884
#68. What am I, a Frankenstein? What am I, some kind of an ogre? I'm a good person; I'm a warm person. - Author: Donald Sterling
Quotes About Frankenstein #97844
#69. Ever since we achieved a breakthrough in the area of recombinant DNA in 1973, left-wing nuts and environmental kooks have been screaming that we will create some kind of Frankenstein bug or Andromeda Strain that will destroy us all. - Author: James D. Watson
Quotes About Frankenstein #95642
#70. Frankenstein's actually interesting; he's kind of like a zombie. - Author: Mark Waters
Quotes About Frankenstein #65272
#71. Nico was gothic, but she was Mary Shelley gothic to everyone else's Hammer horror film gothic. They both did Frankenstein, but Nico's was real. - Author: Peter Murphy
Quotes About Frankenstein #64339
#72. It's become normal for me to walk on set as Popeye, Frankenstein or an Elf or even a chicken. - Author: Paul O'Grady
Quotes About Frankenstein #56599
#73. Knowledge is knowing Frankenstein is not the monster. Wisdom is knowing that he is. - Author: Anonymous
Quotes About Frankenstein #54014
#74. For better or worse, whether it is a sign of aesthetic complexity or of intellectual indecision, this novel [Frankenstein] offers equally fertile ground to those readers who like their meanings ambiguous and indeterminate and to those who prefer to discern a deeply important doctrine. - Author: Richard T. Nash
Quotes About Frankenstein #53158
#75. My favorite novel in the world is Frankenstein. I'm going to misquote it horribly, but the monster says, "I have such love in me, more than you can imagine. But, if I cannot provoke it, I will provoke fear." - Author: Guillermo Del Toro
Quotes About Frankenstein #14744
#76. It will be a world made not bright but brighter, not clean but cleaner. - Author: Dean Koontz
Quotes About Frankenstein #364073
#77. When I was a kid, I loved 'The Curse of Frankenstein,' 'The Creeping Unknown,' 'X: The Unknown.' I love 'Forbidden Planet,' 'The Thing from Another World.' They were science fiction/horror movies, generally. - Author: John Carpenter
Quotes About Frankenstein #601558
#78. The idea of a Frankenstein-like creature is something I've done several times. It's such an icon of the horror scene. - Author: Mike Mignola
Quotes About Frankenstein #601111
#79. I come from a long line of body snatchers, probably the top-notch body snatchers in America. No make that the world. Some people might think it's gross digging up bones or corpses, but who asked them? It's no big deal, but then I've been doing it since I got out of diapers. - Author: Minda Webber
Quotes About Frankenstein #580818
#80. So many people of my generation all grew up with that shock theater package on television of 'Frankenstein,' 'Wolfman,' 'Dracula,' 'Mummy,' all the Universal stuff. - Author: Rick Baker
Quotes About Frankenstein #556915
#81. 'Frankenstein' feels like an ancient tale, the kind of traditional story that appears in many other forms. - Author: Kenneth Branagh
Quotes About Frankenstein #543192
#82. No more let life devide what death can join together. - Author: Victor Frankenstein
Quotes About Frankenstein #511065
#83. If you choose to be Frankenstein with Botox and plastic surgery, you've bought your own private mask. - Author: Frances Conroy
Quotes About Frankenstein #509715
#84. The fact that Nellie wasn't any one person but rather a composite of three of the real Laura's antagonists' worst traits makes her even more terrifying, some kind of blond Frankenstein assembled from assorted bitch parts. - Author: Wendy McClure
Quotes About Frankenstein #500474
#85. Frankenstein was quite a man. He was out of favor, he wasn't human. - Edgar Major - Author: David Greenberger
Quotes About Frankenstein #499503
#86. You're a Frankenstein!"
"Don't confuse the monster with the creator. - Author: Stephen King
Quotes About Frankenstein #444191
#87. Frankenstein as the underdog. Not the monster. The villagers pursuing him are the monster. - Author: Edward Field
Quotes About Frankenstein #411467
#88. In some sense, we're all cavemen - we can't imagine anything more frightening than a ghost or a vampire. But the violation of the principle of causality - that's actually much scarier than a whole herd of ghosts ... or Rubinstein's monsters ... or is that Wallenstein?"
"Frankenstein. - Author: Arkady Strugatsky
Quotes About Frankenstein #368755
#89. I am a cultural Frankenstein - Author: Lucy Chau Lai-Tuen
Quotes About Frankenstein #13181
#90. Jocko likes salty, Jocko likes sweet, but never bring Jocko any hot sauce, like with jalapenos, because it makes Jocko squirt funny-smelling stuff out his ears. - Author: Dean Koontz
Quotes About Frankenstein #346827
#91. Another plum, another plum, another plum for me! Jocko shakes the cyber tree! Ah ha-ha-ha, Ah ha-ha-ha! - Author: Dean Koontz
Quotes About Frankenstein #334102
#92. It is true, we shall be monsters, cut off from all the world; but on that account we shall be more attached to one another. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #328528
#93. I have created something and let it loose upon the world. Whether it was my right to do so or not, I cannot say. At times I am filled with love for my creation. At others I am filled with regret and horror. But it is done. It has been created. - Author: P.J. Parker
Quotes About Frankenstein #325471
#94. The vampire had to be pretty hard up to come after someone who looked the way she did-like Frankenstein's bride. - Author: Christine Feehan
Quotes About Frankenstein #321879
#95. 'Frankenstein' is a work rich in possible meanings, so the horror-show interpretation is as valid as any. - Author: Dave Morris
Quotes About Frankenstein #321844
#96. Perhaps it is belief more than truth that helps us survive. - Author: P.J. Parker
Quotes About Frankenstein #319815
#97. When I was a kid, I used to sneak down the stairs when my folks were listening to 'The Witch's Tale' and 'Inner Sanctum' on the radio. I went to see 'Frankenstein' in the movie theater and got the pants scared off of me. - Author: Al Feldstein
Quotes About Frankenstein #317792
#98. You seek for knowledge and wisdom, as I once did; and I ardently hope that the gratification of your wishes may not be a serpent to sting you, as mine has been. - Victor Frankenstein. - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #303611
#99. Frankenstein can be a metaphor for abandonment, or wanting to be accepted for who you are, or not liking who you are and wanting to actually change that. - Author: Kevin Grevioux
Quotes About Frankenstein #286982
#100. Accursed creator! Why did you form a monster so hideous that even you turned from me in disgust? - Author: Mary Shelley
Quotes About Frankenstein #260984

Famous Authors

Popular Topics