35 Best John Wick Quotes From The Iconic Franchise

If you’re a fan of action thrillers and crime fiction movies, you must have surely watched John Wick. This franchise has delivered some of modern cinema’s most memorable quotes and iconic dialogues. With four movies brimming with epic one-liners and monologues, we’ve curated the best John Wick quotes from this legendary series.

John Wick is a 2014 American action thriller film directed by Chad Stahelski and written by Derek Kolstad.

The film stars Keanu Reeves as John Wick, a former hitman who has earned a legendary reputation in the criminal underworld for his skill and efficiency.

Known as “Baba Yaga” (the Boogeyman), John is drawn back into the criminal world after retiring to seek revenge against Russian gangsters who assault him, steal his car, and kill his dog, a final gift from his recently deceased wife Helen.

He is an expert in martial arts, firearms, and shooting skills that make him almost unbeatable. Despite being involved in a violent profession, John operates in the underworld with rules and rituals. He shows loyalty and respect to people who are kind and fair to him.

The films’ compelling storylines, power-packed action scenes, and excellent portrayal of characters have made it a true classic in the action movie genre.

The success of the first film led to a franchise consisting of several sequels including John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017), John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019), and John Wick: Chapter 4 (2023).

Additionally, there’s a prequel television series titled The Continental: From the World of John Wick (2023) and a spin-off film called John Wick Presents: Ballerina (2025).

With high IMDb ratings and a legacy spanning over decades, the John Wick series continue to inspire and entertain fans worldwide.

Check out the most famous John Wick quotes, dark comedic dialogues, and killer one-liners from the iconic franchise.

Top 10 John Wick Quotes

  1. “Rusty, I guess.” — John Wick in John Wick (2014)
  2. “Do I look civilized to you?” — John Wick in John Wick                                       

    John Wick Quotes
    John Wick Quotes
  3. “Evening, Jimmy. Noise complaint?” — John Wick in John Wick (2014)
  4. “Victor’s dead. Everything’s got a price.” — John Wick in John Wick (2014) 

    John Wick Movie Quotes
    John Wick Movie Quotes
  5. “It wasn’t just a puppy.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
  6. “Those who cling to death, live. Those who cling to life, die.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 4

    John Wick 4 Quotes
    John Wick 4 Quotes
  7. “You want a war or do you wanna just give me a gun?” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
  8. “Tell them all. Whoever comes, whoever it is, I’ll kill them. I’ll kill them all.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)        

    John Wick Sayings
    John Wick Sayings
  9. “People keep asking if I’m back, and I haven’t really had an answer. But now, yeah! I’m thinking I’m back!” — John Wick in John Wick (2014)   

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    John Wick Lines
  10. “The knife is in your Aorta. You pull it out, you will bleed, and you will die. Consider this a professional courtesy.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

Best Quotes From The John Wick Franchise

  1. “Guns. Lots of guns.” — John Wick
  2. “It’s okay. Let’s go home.” — John Wick 
  3. “I’m not that guy anymore.” — John Wick 
  4. “You don’t want me owing you.” — John Wick 
  5. “You stole my car, and you killed my dog!” — John Wick 
  6. “I’d like to make a dinner reservation for 12.” — John Wick in John Wick
  7. “I Get It.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
  8. “I’m going to need a gun.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 4 (2023)
  9. “I want to live to remember Helen. To remember us.” — John Wick in John Wick
  10. “Not if you can’t spend it.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
  11. “I have served. I will be of service.” — John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum
  12. “I’m not asking you to kill anyone. I just need you to get me to him.” — John Wick in John Wick

Famous John Wick Movie Quotes & Sayings

  1. “Life is suffering.” — The Dictator in John Wick
  2. “Rules. Without them, we live with the animals.” — Winston in John Wick 

    Best John Wick Quotes
    Best John Wick Quotes
  3. “This kingdom is mine, and mine alone.” — Winston in John Wick: Chapter 2
  4. “This haven is safe no more.” — Winston in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum
  5. Friendship means little when it’s convenient.” — Shimazu in John Wick: Chapter 4
  6. “I believe you’ll try. But no one, not even you, can kill everyone.” — Shimazu in John Wick: Chapter 4
  7. “None of us can escape who we are, and none of us escapes the table.” — The Elder in John Wick: Chapter 4
  8. “I once saw him kill three men in a bar with a pencil. With a f***ing pencil!” — Viggo Tarasov in John Wick (2014)
  9. “Consider your origins, you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.” — Ernest in John Wick
  10. “As I live and breathe! John Wick. The man. The myth, The legend. You’re not very good at retiring.” — The Bowery King in John Wick: Chapter 2

Famous Quotes From John Wick

  1. “You hit my puppy.” — Nobody in John Wick: Chapter 4
  2. “Sometimes you have to kill what you love.” — Sofia in John Wick
  3. “People don’t change. Times do.” — Viggo Tarasov in John Wick
  4. “So, you seek to live for the memory of love?” — The Elder in John Wick
  5. “I’ve lived my life my way, and I’ll die my way.” — Gianna D’ Antonio in John Wick
  6. “How good to see you again so soon, Mr. Wick.” — Charon in John Wick: Chapter 2
  7. “Man has to look his best when its time to get married, or buried.” — Bowery King in John Wick
  8. “There’s no rhyme or reason to this life. It’s days like today scattered among the rest.” — Marcus in John Wick
  9. “No wife, no dog, no home. You have nothing, John. Vengeance is all you have left.” — Santino D’Antonio n John Wick
  10. “This life follows you. It clings to you. Infecting everyone that comes close to you. We are cursed, you and I.” — Viggo Tarasov in John Wick


The John Wick franchise has grossed over $1 billion at the worldwide box office, making it one of the most successful action movie franchises in history.

The franchise has captivated audiences over a decade with its thrilling action sequences, futuristic technology, and memorable characters.

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