“The Boondock Saints” is a 1999 action thriller about Irish twins Connor and Murphy MacManus who turn vigilantes in Boston.
After a self-defense incident against the Russian mafia they decide to eliminate the city’s criminals with their friend Rocco while being chased by FBI Agent Paul Smecker.
Directed by Troy Duffy it faced production issues and a limited release due to the Columbine massacre resulting in initial failure but later cult status and $50 million in sales.
A sequel and a documentary followed with a third film planned.
The plot centers around the twins’ mission against crime influenced by their religious beliefs and involves various dramatic encounters including a showdown in a courtroom where they publicly execute a mafia boss.
Here are the top quotes from Boondock Saints movie.
Best Boondock Saints Quotes
I put evil men behind bars, but the law has miles of red tape and loopholes for these cocksuckers to slip through. ~ Paul Smecker.
We’re sorta like 7-Eleven. We’re not always doing business, but we’re always open. ~ Murphy.
And don’t cross the road if you can’t get out of the kitchen. ~ Murphy.
A penny saved is worth two in the bush, isn’t it? ~ Connor.
For if you do, one day you will look behind you and you will see we three, and on that day you will reap it. ~ Connor.
These are not polite suggestions. These are codes of behavior, and those of you that ignore them will pay the dearest cost. ~ Connor.
You people have been chosen to reveal our existence to the world. You will witness what happens here today, and you will tell of it later… all eyes to the front. You must watch dear, it’ll all be over soon. ~ Il Duce.
Famous Boondock Saints Quotes
Now, we must all fear evil men. But there is another kind of evil which we must fear most, and that is the indifference of good men. ~ Monsignor.
He’s happy now, just killing us one by one. And worse, he’s good at it. ~ Yakavetta.
I’ll get my stupid rope. I’ll get it. This is a rope right here. (Connor)
Never shall innocent blood be shed, yet the blood of the wicked shall flow like a river. The Three shall spread their blackened wings and be the vengeful, striking hammer of God. ~ Il Duce.
Yeah, it’s St. Paddy’s Day, everyone’s Irish tonight. Why don’t you just pull up a stool and have a drink with us? ~ Murphy.
Top Boondock Saints Quotes
Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom comes, thy will be done, on Earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom, and the power, the glory, now and forever. Amen. ~ Mackiepenny
Popular Boondock Saints Quotes
And I shall count thee among my favored sheep, and you shall have the protection of all the Angels in Heaven. ~ Il Duce.
You’ve lost it, haven’t ya? (Murphy)
No, I’m serious. (Connor)
Me too. That’s stupid. Name one thing you gonna to need a rope for. (Murphy)
Murphy: There are varying degrees of evil. We urge you lesser forms of filth not to push the bounds and cross over into true corruption, into our domain.
Whosoever shed man’s blood, by man shall his blood be shed? For in the image of God, made he man. ~ Il Duce
When I raise my flashing sword, and my hand takes hold on judgment, I will take vengeance upon mine enemies, and I will repay those who hate me. Oh, Lord, raise me to Thy right hand and count me among Thy saints. ~ Il Duce
Kill ’em all. Admit it. Even you’ve thought about it. (Murphy)
And Shepherds we shall be For Thee my Lord, for Thee Power hath descended forth from Thy hand our feet may swiftly carry out Thy commands. So we shall flow a river forth to Thee and teeming with souls shall it ever be. In Nomine Patri, ET Filii, ET Spiritus Sancti. ~ Murphy
Destroy all that which is evil. (Connor)
So that which is good may flourish. (Murphy)
You know what they say: People in glass houses sink sh-sh-ships. ~ Doc.
We do not ask for your poor or you’re hungry. (Murphy)
We do not want you tired and sick. (Connor)
It is your corrupt we claim. (Murphy)
I am Ivan Checkov, and you will be closing now. (Ivan Checkov)
Checkov? Well, this here’s McCoy. We find a Spock; we got us an away team. (Murphy)
So these were the 40 quotes from Boondock Saints movie.