30 'Doctor Who' Quotes Every Fan Should Live By

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"This is who I am, right here, right now, all right? All that counts is here and now, and this is me!"

Every Fan of Doctor Who Should Live by These 30 Quotes

Fans of Doctor Who know the beloved show is so much more than a series on BBC One. It's everything.

Doctor Who means so much to those who cherish it deeply in their hearts. There's no other show quite like it out there.

If you really love the show as much as you claim you do, then you'll live your life by these Doctor Who quotes.

There's one for every type of fan on this list, so find your Doctor Who quote to live by below!

Best Doctor Who Quotes to Live By

  • "This is who I am, right here, right now, all right? All that counts is here and now, and this is me!" -The Doctor

  • "The universe is big. It's vast and complicated and ridiculous. And sometimes, very rarely, impossible things just happen and we call them miracles." -The Doctor

  • "You don't just give up. You don't just let things happen. You make a stand! You say no! You have the guts to do what's right, even when everyone else just runs away." -Rose Tyler

  • "Rest is for the weary, sleep is for the dead." -The Doctor

  • "We're all stories, in the end." -The Doctor

  • "Good men don't need rules." -The Doctor

  • "There's no point in being grown up if you can't be childish sometimes." -The Doctor

  • "Letting it get to you. You know what that's called? Being alive. Best thing there is. Being alive right now is all that counts." -The Doctor

  • "I am and always will be the optimist. The hoper of far-flung hopes and the dreamer of improbable dreams." -The Doctor

  • "What's the point in two hearts if you can't be a bit forgiving now and then?" -The Doctor

Cute Doctor Who Quotes to Live By

  • "The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don't always soften the bad things, but vice versa, the bad things don't necessarily spoil the good things and make them unimportant." -The Doctor

  • "You may disguise your features, but you can never disguise your intent." -The Doctor

  • "Nine hundred years of time and space, and I've never met anyone who wasn't important." -The Doctor

  • "Sometimes, the only choices you have are bad ones, but you still have to choose." -The Doctor

  • "Every lonely monster needs a companion." -The Doctor

  • "You want weapons? We are in a library—the best weapons in the world!" -The Doctor

  • "Some people live more in 20 years than others do in 80. It's not the time that matters, it's the person." -The Doctor

  • "Do what I do. Hold tight and pretend it's a plan!" -The Doctor

  • "There's a lot of things you need to get across this universe. Warp drive… wormhole refractors… You know the thing you need most of all? You need a hand to hold." -The Doctor

  • "The universe has to move forward. Pain and loss, they define us as much as happiness or love. Whether it's a world, or a relationship… Everything has its time. And everything ends." -Sarah Jane Smith

Famous Doctor Who Quotes to Live By

  • "Never ignore coincidence. Unless, of course, you're busy. In which case, always ignore coincidence." -The Doctor

  • "Everything's got to end sometime. Otherwise nothing would ever get started." -The Doctor

  • "There's always something to look at if you open your eyes!" -The Doctor

  • "Courage isn't just a matter of not being frightened, you know. It's being afraid and doing what you have to do anyway." -The Doctor

  • "Everybody knows that everybody dies. But not every day. Not today. Some days are special. Some days are so, so blessed. Some days, nobody dies at all. Now and then, every once in a very long while, every day in a million days, when the wind stands fair and the Doctor comes to call, everybody lives." -River Song

  • "Rose, before I go, I just want to tell you: you were fantastic. Absolutely fantastic. And you know what? So was I." -The Doctor

  • "Failed? No, not really. You see, I know that although the Daleks will create havoc and destruction for millions of years, I know also that out of their evil must come something good." -The Doctor

  • "Answers are easy. It's asking the right questions which is hard." -The Doctor

  • "Those people down there. They are never small to me. Don't make assumptions about how far I will go to protect them, because I've already come a very long way." -The Doctor

  • "The least important things, sometimes, my dear boy, lead to the greatest discoveries." -The Doctor

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