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100 Best Quotes from The Batman

Gotham’s favorite hero is back with riddles, cats, and quotes only fit for the dark knight himself.

The Batman is a superhero film starring Robert Pattinson as the titular character alongside Zoë Kravitz and Paul Dano. The film is set two years after Bruce Wayne began dawning the Batman mask as he investigates a trail of cryptic clues left behind by a sadistic killer.

Compared to previous films based on the DC Comics character, The Batman does a great job showing off the character’s detective side. While also giving viewers a ton of quotable moments.

Here’s the scoop on the best quotes from The Batman!

1. “I’m vengeance.” – Batman

2. “They think I am hiding in the shadows, but I am the shadows.” – Batman

The Batman promo photo
The Batman (2022)

3. “Our scars can destroy us, even after the physical wounds have healed.” – Batman

4. “This is so much bigger than you could ever imagine. It’s the whole system.” – Gil Colson

5. “Fear is a tool. When that light hits the sky, it’s not just a call. It’s a warning.” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

6. “You needed a father, and all you had was me.” – Alfred

7. “Giving back is not just an obligation. It’s a passion. That is our legacy.” – Thomas Wayne 

Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth
The Batman (2022)

8. “I’ve been invisible my whole life. I guess I won’t be anymore, will I? They’ll remember me now. They’ll remember both of us.” – Riddler

9. “Is Bruce Wayne making an actual appearance?” – Alfred

10. “The bat and the cat. It’s got a nice ring.” – Selina Kyle

Colin Farrell as Oswald "Oz" Cobblepot / Penguin
The Batman (2022)

11. “Your mask is amazing. I wish you could’ve seen me in mine. Ain’t it funny? All everyone wants to do is unmask you, but they’re missing the point. You and I both know I’m looking at the real you right now. My mask allowed me to be myself completely. No shame, no limits.” – Riddler

12. “Sins of the father.” – James Gordon

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

13. “Jesus. His next target is Bruce Wayne.” – James Gordon

14. “Vengeance won’t change the past, mine or anyone else’s. I have to become more. People need hope. To know someone’s out there for them.” – Batman

15. “Come on, Vengeance. Let’s go kill that son of a b*tch.” – Selina Kyle

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

16. “Why did you write me?” – Batman

17. “I told you, we’ve been doing this together. You’re a part of this.” – Riddler

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman and Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

18. “Dangerous crowd you’re stealing from.” – Batman

19. “Is this how you get your kicks, hon? Sneaking up on girls in the dark?” – Selina Kyle

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman and Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

20. “What the hell is this? Good cop, bat-sh*t cop?” – Penguin

21. “You make it sound like he had it coming.” – James Gordon

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

22. “Where will you go?” – Batman

23. “I don’t know. Upstate. Bludhaven, maybe. Why? You asking me to stay?” – Selina Kyle

24. “A rat with wings? You know what that sounds like to me? A friggin’ bat! Huh? You ever think of that?” – Penguin

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne
The Batman (2022)

25. “Selina, don’t throw your life away.” – Batman

26. “Don’t worry, honey. I got nine of ’em.” – Selina Kyle

Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman
The Batman (2022)

27. “You’re becoming quite a celebrity.” – Alfred

28. “It’s “La.” La rata. What, is this Riddler stupid or something? Jesus! Look at you two. World’s greatest detectives! Am I the only one here who knows the difference between “el” and “la”? Jesus! No habla espanol, fellas?” – Penguin

Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth
The Batman (2022)

29. “No! We’ll get him. But not that way.” – Batman

30. “There is no other way! He owns the city!” – Selina Kyle

31. “Cross that line, you’ll become just like him.” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

32. “No guns.” – Batman

33. “Yeah, man, that’s your thing.” – James Gordon

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

34. “Your friend got involved with the wrong people. She didn’t know any better. Maybe you should have explained it to her.” – Batman

35. “What the hell is that supposed to mean?” – Selina Kyle

36. “It means your choices have consequences.” – Batman

Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

37. “I had all the pieces, I had the answers. But I didn’t know how to make them listen. You gave me that.” – Riddler

38. “I gave you nothing.” – Batman

39. “You showed me what was possible. You showed me all it takes is fear and a little focused violence. You inspired me.” – Riddler

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

40. “You’re out of your goddamn mind.” – Batman

41. “Rata Alada. A falcon has wings, too.” – Batman

42. “Jesus. Don’t you ever just say hello?” – Selina Kyle

scene from the batman
The Batman (2022)

43. “You got a lot of cats.” – Selina Kyle

44. “I have a thing about strays.” – Batman

shot from the batman
The Batman (2022)

45. “Yeah. I thought you were Vengeance.” – Selina Kyle

46. “You know, I would love to sit and go over every gory detail with you, batboy, but, uh, those *ssholes are coming back.” – Selina Kyle

Paul Dano as Edward Nashton / Riddler in the batman
The Batman (2022)

47. “You could’ve at least pulled that punch.” – James Gordon

48. “I did.” – Batman

Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

49. “Get out of here or that suit’s gonna be full of blood.” – The Twin

50. “Mine or yours?” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

51. “You came.” – Riddler

52. “Who are you?” – Batman

53. “Me? Nobody. I’m just an instrument, here to unmask the truth about this cesspool we call a city.” – Riddler

promo photo for the batman
The Batman (2022)

54. “Unmask?” – Batman

55. “Yes! Let’s do this together okay? You’re part of this too.” – Riddler

56. “How am I a part of this?” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman and Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

57. “You’ll see.” – Riddler

58. “Compromising yourself for money. What’d you have to do to set up that score? How close did you have to get to Penguin? To Falcone?” – Batman

59. “You don’t know what the hell you’re talking about. Falcone owes me that money.” -Selina Kyle

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

60. “He owes you?” – Batman

61. “Yeah, and a lot more.” – Selina Kyle

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

62. “I want to know why a guy like Falcone would owe you anything.” – Batman

63. “Because he’s my father! My mother worked at the 44 Below. Just like Anni. She used to take me there when I was a little girl.”

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman and Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

64. “I’ve got you on assault on an officer!” – Police Officer

65.  “You got me on assaulting three.” – Batman

Paul Dano as Edward Nashton / Riddler in the batman
The Batman (2022)

66. “I’m sorry for what I said.” – Batman

67. “You assume the worst in people. Which, well…maybe we’re not so different after all.” – Selina Kyle

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

68. “I asked you to bring him in the light, and you did. We’re such a good team.” – Riddler

69. “We’re not a team.” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

70. “You guys realize I’m still here, right?” – Penguin

71. “Cat burglar pulling another score?” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

72. “I’m gonna find him and I’m gonna make him pay. You gonna help me?” – Selina Kyle

73. “Help you?” – Batman

Paul Dano as Edward Nashton / Riddler in the batman
The Batman (2022)

74. “Isn’t that just terrible? Them raining on your parade like that? What is it they say? One day you’re on top, the next you’re a clown.” – Joker

75. “Who are you?” – Riddler

76. “Well, that’s the question, isn’t it? Riddle me this – the less of them you have, the more one is worth.” – Joker

shot from the batman
The Batman (2022)

77. “A friend.” – Riddler

78. “Hey, Vengeance! You think you can come after my money, huh?” – Penguin

79. “Yeah, a rat with wings. A stool pigeon. That’s not you?” – James Gordon

Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

80. “If this continues, it won’t be long before you’ve nothing left.” – Alfred

81. “I don’t care about that. Any of that.” – Batman

shot from the batman
The Batman (2022)

82. “You don’t care about your family’s legacy?” – Alfred

83. “What I’m doing is my family’s legacy.” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman and Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

84. “You know this place is never gonna change. With Carmine gone, it’s only gonna get worse for you. There’s gonna be a power grab. It’ll be bloody.” – Selina Kyle

85. “I know. But the city can change.” – Batman

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

86. “It won’t.” – Selina Kyle

87. “I have to try.” – Batman

Colin Farrell as Oswald "Oz" Cobblepot / Penguin in the batman
The Batman (2022)

88. “Alfred, stop. You’re not my father.” – Batman

89. “I’m well aware.” – Alfred

Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

90. “Falcone is the rat? Falcone works for you guys?” – James Gordon

91. “No. We work for him. Everybody does.” – Kenzie

92. “Renewal is everything.” – Kenzie

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

93. “Goddamn rat.” – Penguin

94. “What’d you say?” – Carmine Falcone

John Turturro as Carmine Falcone in the batman
The Batman (2022)

95. “Enjoy your night at Blackgate, Carmine. Probably be your last.” – Penguin

96. “So you’re a big man now, Oz, huh?” – Carmine Falcone

shot from the batman
The Batman (2022)

97. “Maybe I am.” – Penguin

98. “Really, Oz? Because to me, you were always just a gimp in an empty suit.” – Carmine Falcone

Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the batman
The Batman (2022)

99. “Are you El Rata Alada?” – James Gordon

100. “El Rata Alada?” – Penguin

If you loved these quotes from The Batman be sure to catch it on HBO Max!

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Sharae

Sunday 29th of May 2022

Haven’t seen the movie yet; but Def putting it on my must watch list these quotes have my interest peaked: 1, 2, 10, 15, 19, 29, 26, 27, 36, 38, 44, 46, 67, 83 & 98

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