* When Daniel Plainview utters this now-infamous line of black humour, devastating his rival: "I drink your MILKSHAKE!" Of course, there are those who think it {{Narm}}tacular...
* The real [=CMoA=] is that Eli needs him to buy the holdout's land, and he says, [[spoiler: "First, I want you to say 'I am a false prophet, and God is a superstition.'" And a moment later, when he ''does''.]]
* The scene where he sees his business rivals in the restaurant qualifies. This is after he's proved them wrong, and his pipeline is making millions. They try to ignore him, but he proceeds to psychotically, publicly humiliate them.
* H.W.'s final words to Daniel: "[[TakeThat Thank God I have none of you in me]]."