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Quotes / Even Bad Men Love Their Mamas

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"Made it, Ma! Top of the world!"
Cody Jarrett, last words, White Heat

"It didn't impress me, as I've known several villains who were kind to animals and even more who loved their mothers."

"Strong mother fixations tend to be a big plus, so remember mom well."

"Sir, I love my mama!"

"I'd like you to know that I agree with every word you said. [...] Unfortunately, you killed my mother."

"A boy's best friend is his mother."
Norman Bates, Psycho

"I've always liked you Byron, but you never know when to shut up. Even bad men love their mommas."

"Thirty years of karate. Combat experience on five continents. A rating with every weapon that shoots a bullet or holds an edge. Still haven't found any defense against Mom crying into my shirt."
Michael Westen, Burn Notice

Hopper: I swear, if I hadn't promised Mother on her deathbed that I wouldn't kill you, I would kill you!
Molt: And believe me, no one appreciates that more than I do.
Hopper: Shut up! I don't wanna hear another word out of you while we're on this island. Do you understand me? [Molt whimpers] I said, do you understand me?!
Molt: Well, how can I answer? You said I couldn't say another word! [Hopper growls with increasing rage and raises his fist] AAH! REMEMBER MA!
(Hopper spins around and punches another grasshopper to the ground)

"Never fails with these big, dumb types! If you can't get 'em with the manhood, get 'em with the mother!"
Jack Justice, at finally succeeding at provoking dumb muscle into attacking blindly, Black Jack Justice

"Mommy wouldn't have liked that we gore someone in the house so we do it outside."

"My mother...Oh yes, I had a mother. Wonderful woman. Truly evil person. She had a saying. "Baybe," she used to say... she called me Baybe. "Baybe," she used to say, "treat every hour as though it's your last." I'll be back in an hour, Vila."
Bayben the Butcher, Blake's 7

Galvanax: (looking through suggestions for the Monster of the Week): This one's a strong one, but too ugly.
Ripcon: Hey! That’s my mother you're talking about.

Wilson Fisk: You're a man of principle, of conviction. I understand that, I even admire it. But you went after my mother. That's not something that I can forgive.
Ben Urich: I wrote a lot of stories in my years pushing ink. You know how many times people have threatened me get me to keep my mouth shut?
Wilson Fisk: But this is my mother that you brought into this, Mr. Urich. My mother! So I am not here to threaten you. I'm here to kill you!
—>— Daredevil (2015)


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