Schindler’s List (1993) quotes

Director
Steven Spielberg.

Cast
Liam Neeson.
Ben Kingsley.
Ralph Fiennes.
Caroline Goodall.

In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.

Why do you drink that motor oil? I send you good stuff all the time. Your liver’s going to explode like a grenade.
– Oskar Schindler

It’s Hebrew, it’s from the Talmud. It says, “Whoever saves one life, saves the world entire.
– Itzhak Stern

So the man can turn out a hinge in less than a minute, why the long story?
– Oskar Schindler

This is very cruel, Oskar. You’re giving them hope. You shouldn’t do that. *That’s* cruel!
– Amon Goeth

Gentlemen, thank you very much. I think I can guarantee you- you’ll both be in Southern Russia before the end of the month. Good day.
– Oskar Schindler

The truth, Helen, is always the right answer.
– Amon Goeth

Stern, if this factory ever produces a shell that can actually be fired, I’ll be very unhappy.
– Oskar Schindler

That’s what they do. They weather the storm. But this storm is different, this storm is the SS.
– Wilhelm Kunde

One of you is a very lucky girl. There is an opening for a job away from all this back-breaking work, in my new villa. Umm, which of you has domestic experience? Ja, on second thought, I don’t really want someone else’s maid. All those annoying habits I’d have to undo.
– Amon Goeth

This list… is an absolute good. The list is life. All around its margins lies the gulf.
– Itzhak Stern

Not essential? I think you misunderstand the meaning of the word. I teach history and literature, since when it’s not essential?
– Chaim Nowak

I pardon you.
– Amon Goeth