25 Best Fifth Element Quotes From The '90s Classic

Quotes from 'The Fifth Element', a blockbuster from Bruce Willis

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'The Fifth Element' movie was co-written and directed by Luc Besson.

The movie was a hit and collected more than $263 million worldwide. It also won many awards like the British Academy Film award, the Cesar award, etc.

The film's plot is set in the 23rd century, and Korben Dallas, a taxicab driver, fights to save the earth after a humanoid woman named Leeloo tells him about the impending danger. Dallas joins hands with Leeloo, who is regarded as the fifth element, recovers four mystical stones, and saves the earth.

All futuristic fantasy movie lovers will cherish the mind-blowing quotes listed here. If you are interested in such quotes, check [Bruce Willis quotes] and '90s movie quotes.

'The Fifth Element' Movie Quotes

Gary Oldman played the role of Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg. He is the main villain in the movie, and the Zorg quotes listed here will throw some light on his evil character.

1." BRAVO! Bravo! My compliments, little lady. Thank you for doing all the dirty work. I couldn't have done the job myself. Hand over the stones."

-Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg.

2. "Priest Vito Cornelius: I try to serve life. But you only... seem to want to destroy it.

Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg: Oh, Father, you're so wrong. Let me explain.  Life, which you so nobly serve, comes from destruction, disorder and chaos."

-'The Fifth Element'.

3. "You see, Father, by creating a little destruction, I'm actually encouraging life. In reality, you and I are in the same business. Cheers."

-Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg (Gary Oldman).

4. "Torture who you have to. The President, I don't care. Just bring me those stones. You have one hour."

-Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg (Gary Oldman).

5. "Zorg's secretary: Mr. Zorg's office.

Aknot: It's Aknot.

Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg: I'm so glad to hear you, Aknot.

Aknot: The mission is accomplished. You have what you asked for a few hours.

Jean-Baptiste: Good. I'll meet you at my factory."

-'The Fifth Element'.

6. "Evil begets evil, Mr. President. Shooting will only make it stronger."

-Father Vito Cornelius.

7. "Priest Vito Cornelius: Because it is evil, absolutely evil.

President Lindberg: One more reason to shoot first."

-'The Fifth Element'.

8. "I know she's made to be strong, but she's also so fragile, so human. Know what I mean?"

-Priest Vito Cornelius.

9." Where's the robot to pat you on the back? Or the engineer? Or the children, maybe? There, you see now, how all your so-called power counts for absolutely nothing now, how your entire empire can come crashing down because of one... little... cherry."

-Father Vito Cornelius.

10." Zorg: Voila! The ZF-1.

Zorg: It's light. Handle's adjustable for easy carrying, good for righties and lefties. Breaks down into four parts, undetectable by x-ray, ideal for quick, discreet interventions. A word on firepower. Titanium recharger, three thousand round clip with bursts of three to three hundred, and with the Replay button - another Zorg invention - it's even easier."

-'The Fifth Element'.

11." I hate warriors, too narrow-minded. I'll tell you what I do like though: a killer, a dyed-in-the-wool killer. Cold blooded, clean, methodical and thorough. Now a real killer, when he picked up the ZF-1, would've immediately asked about the little red button on the bottom of the gun.."

-Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg.

Chris Tucker 'Fifth Element' Quotes

'The Fifth Element' science fiction movie set in the 23rd century.

Chris Tucker played the role of Ruby Rhod. He is a talk show host who helps Dallas in his fight against evil. 'The Fifth Element' Ruby Rhod quotes listed here will make you understand his nature.

12." Father Vito Cornelius: It's a...

DJ Ruby Rhod: No. 'Cuz if it was a bomb, the alarms would go off 'cuz all these hotels have bomb detectors, right? [the alarms go off]."

-'The Fifth Element'.

13." And now we enter what must be the most beautiful concert hall of all the universe! A perfect replica of the old opera house! ...But who cares?"

-Ruby Rhod.

14." What's wrong with you? What you screamin' for? Every 5 minutes there's somethin', a bomb or somethin'. I'm leavin'. bzzzz."

-Ruby Rhod (Chris Tucker).

Leeloo And Korben Dallas Quotes

Bruce Willis movie quotes for all his fans.

Bruce Willis played the role of Korben Dallas, and Milla Jovovich played the role of Leeloo in 'The Fifth Element.' Some exciting and funny Bruce Willis and Leeloo quotes are listed below for you to enjoy.

15." I only speak two languages, English and bad English."

-Korben Dallas.

16."Leeloo: Leeloo Dallas mul-ti-pass.

Korben Dallas: Yeah.

Leeloo: Mul-ti-pass.

Korben Dallas: Yeah, multipass, she knows it's a multipass. Leeloo Dallas. This is my wife.

Leeloo: Mul-ti-pass.

Korben Dallas: We're newlyweds. Just met. You know how it is. We bumped into each other, sparks happen...

Leeloo: Mul-ti-pass.

Korben Dallas: Yes, she knows it's a multi pass. Anyway, we're in love."

-'The Fifth Element'.

17." You no trouble. Me... Fifth element... supreme being... me protect you."


18." Police Officer: Sir, are you classified as human?

Korben Dallas: Negative, I am a meat popsicle."

-'The Fifth Element'.

19."Milla Jovovich : Senno ecto gammat.

Bruce Willis: I'm sorry, I'm sorry.

Milla Jovovich : ecto gammat.

Bruce Willis: When she woke up, she said a bunch a stuff. I didn't understand any of it but -- what does 'ecto gammat' mean?"

-'The Fifth Element'.

20." Korben Dallas: What's your name?

Leeloo: Leeloo Minai Lekarariba-Laminai-Tchai Ekbat De Sebat.

Korben Dallas: Good. That… that whole thing's your name, huh? Do you have, uh… a shorter name?

Leeloo: Leeloo."

-'The Fifth Element'.

21." I don't know love. I was built to protect not to love, so there is no use for me other than this."


22."You're right, you're right, I shouldn't have done that. I'm sorry."

-Korben Dallas.

23." What's the use in saving life when you see what you do with it?"

-Milla Jovovich.

24." Leeloo: Everything you create, you use to destroy.

Korben Dallas: Yeah, we call it human nature."

-'The Fifth Element'.

25." Look lady, I'm all for a conversation but maybe you can just SHUT UP for a minute."

-Korbean Dallas.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for 'Fifth Element', then why not take a look at 'Back to the Future' quotes or [Armageddon quotes].


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