15+ Best Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Quotes

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a movie about the two outlaws – Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

The film is well-known for its memorable one-liners and quotes that have become ingrained in popular culture.

In this post, we’ll go back in time and look at some of the top Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid quotes.


Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Quotes

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“You just keep thinking, Butch; that’s what you’re good at.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

“Nobody knows anything.”

“Butch: Y’know, when I was a kid, I always figured on being a hero when I grew up.
Sundance: Too late now.
Butch: You didn’t have to say that—what’d you have to say that for?” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

“Butch: Now after we…. wait a minute…
Sundance: What?
Butch: You didn’t see Lefors out there?
Sundance: Lefors ? No.
Butch: Good. For a minute there I thought we were in trouble.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

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“Who are those guys?” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

Best Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Quotes

“Something’s got you panicked and it’s too late. You may be the biggest thing ever to hit this area, but in the long run, you’re just two-bit outlaws. I never met a soul more affable than you, Butch, or faster than the Kid, but you’re still nothing but a couple of two-bit outlaws on the dodge… —you just want to hide out till it’s old times again, but it’s over. It’s over, don’t you get that? It’s over and you’re both gonna die bloody, and all you can do is choose where.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

“I’m not crazy; I’m just colorful.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

“Butch: What happened to the old bank? It was beautiful.
Guard: People kept robbing it.
Butch: Small price to pay for beauty.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

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“When I say Bolivia, you just think California.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

“I got vision; the rest of the world is wearing bifocals.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

“Kid — the next time I say, ‘Let’s go someplace like Bolivia,’ let’s go someplace like Bolivia.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

Top Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Quotes

“Sundance: [to Etta] What I’m saying is, if you want to go, I won’t stop you. But the minute you start to whine or make a nuisance, I don’t care where we are, I’m dumping you flat.
Butch: Don’t sugarcoat it like that, Kid. Tell her straight.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

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“Not that it matters, but most of what follows is true.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

“Morons. I’ve got morons on my team.” ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

Butch Cassidy : They’ll never follow us.
Sundance Kid : How do you know?
Butch Cassidy : Would you jump if you didn’t have to?

Sundance Kid : I have to and I’m not gonna. ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
Butch Cassidy : You know, when I was a kid, I always thought I’d grow up to be a hero.
Sundance Kid : Well, it’s too late now.
Butch Cassidy : What’d you say that for? You didn’t have to say something like that. ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

Butch Cassidy : Once they divide up, we take them, no trouble, right?
Sundance Kid : Maybe.
Butch Cassidy : Boy, for a gunman, you’re one hell of a pessimist. ~ William Goldman, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.


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