28 Watchmen Quotes That All Teen Vigilantes Will Love

'Watchmen' is one of the best vigilante movies.

'Watchmen' a superhero movie that all the teen vigilantes would love to watch.

'Watchmen', a 2009 Hollywood superhero movie, is based on an American superhero comic book series with the same name. It was a limited comic series by a team of British creative writers headed by Alan Moore.

Alan Moore's comic book was released by DC Comics in the years 1986 and 1987.  The movie rights were bought for 20th Century Fox in 1987 by producers Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver.

Zack Snyder's directorial venture 'Watchmen' movie included stars like Malin Akerman as Silk Spectre II, Billy Crudup as Dr. Manhattan, Jeffrey Dean Morgan as Edward Blake - The Comedian. The lead cast, excellent cinematography, and production values make it an extraordinary superhero movie to watch.

The murder of an ex-superhero motivates the vigilante Rorschach to investigate something that changes the very course of history. How the lead characters work together to control crime and what goes around in New York forms the rest of the story.

Here is a compilation of quotes, conversations, and snippets that every teen vigilante would love to read. For more exciting quotes, please check our Alan Moore quotes and [superhero quotes].

Super Hero Quotes From 'Watchmen' Movie

Many superhero films were released during the first decade of the millennium. Starting from Iron Man, Superman, Batman, and Spider-Man, they all show the lead actors with superpowers who play with a baddie and strive to do good in the world. 'Watchmen' movie is no different. This Alan Moore comic turned Hollywood movie has been appreciated for the genre, however, criticized for lacking the wit of comics. Here are few amazing quotes from this Alan Moore flick.

1. "Never compromise. Not even in the face of Armageddon."

-Rorschach/Walter Kovacs.

2."What happened to us? What happened to the American Dream?"

-Dan Dreiberg/Nite Owl.

3."What happened to the American Dream? It came true! You're lookin' at it'."

-Edward Blake/Comedian.

Rorschach 'Watchmen' Quotes

Rorschach, born as Walter Kovacs, is an antihero fictional character from the movie 'Watchmen'. As the movie begins, Rorschach is introduced as a masked vigilante who is active. Many people consider Rorschach as the main protagonist in the movie as he moves the plot forward. The following 'Watchmen' Rorschach quotes from the movie describe the character of Rorschach/Walter Kovacs.

4."The streets are extended gutters and the gutters are full of blood and when the drains finally scab over, all the vermin will drown."

-Rorschach/Walter Kovacs.

5. "Psychiatrist: Tell me what you see.

Rorschach: A pretty butterfly.

Psychiatrist: Now what do you see?

Rorschach: Some nice flowers.

Psychiatrist: [shows the third one]

Rorschach: Clouds."

-Movie 'Watchmen'.

6."There is Good and there is Evil and Evil must be punished. Even in the face of Armageddon, I shall not compromise in this."


7." None of you understand. I'm not locked up in here with YOU. You're locked up in here with me."


Amazing Superhero Quotes

Kids are inspired by superhero movies. Watchmen, Iron Man, Spiderman superheroes have stolen the hearts of many kids and teens. This exclusive collection of quotes and conversations from the 'Watchmen' movie shall entice kids to role-play their superheroes.

8."Jon Osterman: We are all puppets, Laurie. I'm just the puppet who can see the strings.

Adrian Veidt: Will they? By exposing me, you would sacrifice the peace so many died for today.

Dan Dreiberg: Peace based on a lie.

Adrian Veidt: But peace! Nonetheless."

-Movie 'Watchmen'.

9. "Thermodynamic miracles…events with odds so astronomical, they’re effectively impossible, like oxygen spontaneously becoming gold."

-Dr. Manhattan.

10."I long to observe such a thing. In each human coupling, a thousand million sperm vie for a single egg.  Multiply those odds by countless generations against the odds of your ancestors being alive, meeting, siring this precise son, that exact daughter. "

-Dr. Manhattan.

11."In that union, of the thousand million children competing for fertilization, it was you, only you, that emerged…to distill so specific a form from that chaos of impossibility, like turning air to gold.  That is the crowning unlikelihood…the thermodynamic miracle."

-Dr. Manhattan.

12."Would you please go away? Please leave me alone. I said LEAVE ME ALONE! [exiles to Mars]."

-Dr. Manhattan.

13."I am on Mars. You and I are about to have a conversation there."

-Dr. Manhattan.

14."When you left me, I left Earth. Does that not show you that I care?"

-Dr. Manhattan.

15."On Mars, you taught me the value of life. If we hope to preserve it here, we must remain silent."

-Dr. Manhattan/Jon Osterman.

16."You're going to try to convince me to save the world."

-Dr. Manhattan.

17."Sally Jupiter/Silk Spectre: Poor Eddie.

Laurie Jupiter/Silk Spectre II: Poor Eddie? After what he did to you?"

-Movie 'Watchmen'.

18."I am not afraid."

-Laurie Juspeczyk.

19."Dan Dreiberg/Nite Owl: Maybe we should get a cab. These are bad neighborhoods.

Laurie Jupiter/Silk Spectre II: Yeah well, I'm in a bad mood."

-Movie 'Watchmen'.

20."Dan Dreiberg/Nite Owl: You haven't idealized mankind. You've mutilated it! That's your legacy.

Nite Owl: You haven't idealized mankind. You've mutilated it! That's the real practical joke."

-Movie 'Watchmen'.

21."Dan Dreiberg/Nite Owl: Jon!

Dr. Manhattan/Jon Osterman: I know.

Rorschach/Walter Kovacs: Must stop him! Killed Blake, killed millions!

Dr. Manhattan/Jon Osterman: Wait right here."

-Movie 'Watchmen'.

The Comedian 'Watchmen' Quotes

Edward Morgan Blake is a fictional comedian character played by Jeffery Dean Morgan in the movie 'Watchmen'. Here we bring a few interesting quotes and conversations that revolve around the comedian in the movie.

22."Once you realize what a joke everything is, being the Comedian is the only thing that makes sense."

-Edward Blake.

23."It's a joke. It's all a joke."

-Edward Blake.

24."Edward Blake: God damn I love working on American soil, Dan. Ain't had this much fun since Woodward and Bernstein.

Sally Jupiter: I said 'no', Eddie.

Edward Blake : [smiles]  'No' spelled Y-E-S."

-Movie 'Watchmen'.

25."The truth is, you're the closest thing to a friend I got."

-Edward Blake.

26."You know if we'd lost here in Vietnam, I think it might've driven us crazy. Y'know, as a country. But we didn't. Thanks to you."

-Edward Blake.

27."Doctor says, 'Treatment is simple. Great clown Pagliacci is in town tonight. Go and see him. That should pick you up'. Man bursts into tears. Says, 'But doctor...I am Pagliacci'."

-Edward Blake.

28."Congress is pushing through some new bill that's gonna outlaw masks. Our days are numbered. Till then it's like you always say, we're society's only protection."

-Edward Blake.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for Watchmen Quotes then why not take a look at [Avengers quotes], or [inspirational superhero quotes].


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