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A collection of quotations and thoughts by Frank Miller on batman, elektra, sin, hero, fight, humor, writing, graphic, comic, books, violence and passion.

35 Notable Quotes By Frank Miller, The Man Who Created Batman

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Olney, Maryland, U.S.

The great American writer Frank Miller is one of the popular names in the comic world. He is the writer and graphic designer of the famous black comic book stories ‘Ronin’ and ‘Batman: The Dark Knight Returns’. He started as a graphic designer but soon joined DC comics where he invented the character of Batman and also worked on various others. He was then hired by marvel comics as a cover artist and a fill-in artist. There he introduced some characters like the ‘Daredevil’ and ‘Elektra’ which went on to become successful ventures and also had a significant contribution in ‘Wolverine’. He then went back to DC comics to work on one of his most notable characters ‘The Batman’. Due to its instant fame and popularity it was followed by three more issues and was appreciated globally. It was also adapted in films which turned out to be a blockbuster. Miller has also directed some good movies like the ‘Sin City’ and the ‘300’. His books, graphics, and other writings have become popular quotations and are frequently quoted by people. This collection of quotes and sayings by Frank Miller will help you see life through a different perspective.

The world doesn't make sense until you force it to.

- Frank Miller

The noir hero is a knight in blood caked armor. He's dirty and he does his best to deny the fact that he's a hero the whole time.

- Frank Miller

DWIGHT: Stay smart. Stay cool. It's time to prove to you're friends that you're worth a damn. Sometimes that means dying. Sometimes it means killing a whole lot of people.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

She doesn't quite chop his head off. She makes a Pez dispenser out of him.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

I'm the goddamn Batman.

- All-Star Batman and Robin, Frank Miller

Ladies. Gentlemen. You have eaten well. You've eaten Gotham's wealth. Its spirit. Your feast is nearly over. From this moment on...none of you are safe.

- Batman: Year One, Frank Miller

A gun is a liar's weapon

- Frank Miller

You can never escape me. Bullets don't harm me. Nothing harms me. But I know pain. I KNOW pain. Sometimes I share it. With someone like you.

- Batman: Year One, Frank Miller

Spartans... tonight we dine in Hell!

- 300, Frank Miller

Of course we're Criminals

- Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Frank Miller

Hell’s waking up every goddamn day and not even knowing why you’re here.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

Alfred: Hmf. I suppose you'll take up flying next, like that fellow in Metropolis.

- Batman: Year One, Frank Miller

Hello, I'm Shellie's new boyfriend and I'm out of my mind. If you so much as talk to her or even think her name, I'll cut you in ways that'll make you useless to a woman.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

An old man dies, a little girl lives. Fair trade.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

Worth dying for. Worth killing for. Worth going to hell for.Amen.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

The fire, baby. It'll burn us both. There's no place in this world for our kind of fire. My warrior woman. My valkyrie. You'll always be mine. Always. And never.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

The American conscience died with the Kennedys.

- Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Frank Miller

You don't get it boy... this isn't a mudhole... its an operating table. (KRAKKKKK) And I'm the surgeon.

- Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Frank Miller

When you got a condition, it's bad to forget your medicine.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

We must not remind them that giants walk the Earth.

- Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Frank Miller

The rain on my chest is a baptism - I'm born again.

- Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Frank Miller

Gotham City. Clean shafts of concrete and snowy rooftops. The work of men who died generations ago. From here, it looks like an achievement. From here, you can't see the enemy.

- Batman: Year One, Frank Miller

I prefer to die on my feet,than live on my knees

- 300, Frank Miller

Deadly little Miho. She won't let you feel a thing unless she wants you to. She twists the blade. He feels it.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

Nancy's got a guardian angel. Seven feet plus of muscle and mayhem that goes by the name of Marv.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

I check the list. Rubber tubing, gas, saw, gloves, cuffs, razor wire, hatchet, Gladys, and my mitts.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

You've got rights. Lots of rights. Sometimes I count them just to make myself feel crazy.

- Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Frank Miller

I take his weapons away from him. Both of them.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

I'll make it. I won't die. I've got too much I have to do to let myself die.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

Give them nothing, but take from them everything.

- 300, Frank Miller

Buddy, I don't mean to poke my nose in where it don't belong, but that there is a dame to kill for. Why'd you let her go?

- Sin City, Frank Miller

She smells like angels ought to smell, the perfect woman... the Goddess. Goldie. She says her name is Goldie.

- Sin City, Frank Miller

Too bad I can't afford to patent it. I can make a fortune. But again,I have a fortune. -Batman, Year One comic.

- Batman: Year One, Frank Miller

I requested off this damn night shift four times now. Barbara needs me. Barbara and little James. So I hope it's boy, so what?

- Batman: Year One, Frank Miller

A gun is a coward's weapon. A liar's weapon.We kill.. too often.. because we've made it easy.. too easy.. sparing ourselves the mess.. and the work..

- Frank Miller