25 Sleepless in Seattle Quotes That Prove Tom Hanks Is Your Dream Man

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Take a Trip Down Memory Lane When You Read 25 Sleepless in Seattle Quotes

Awwww, Tom Hanks.

I mean who doesn't love him! He's been in amazing movies for what seems like a hundred years. From You've Got Mail to The Post the guy knows how to act. And if you love a good 90s movie you surely love Sleepless in Seattle. Starring Meg Ryan, Tom Hanks, and Rosie O'Donnell, it was an instant classic. Because we love watching it year after year we decided to remind you about some of the best Sleepless in Seattle quotes. From hilarious Becky tidbits to romantic Sam monologues, prepare to swoon!

Sleepless in Seattle Quotes

  • "Your destiny can be your doom. Look at me and my Rick." - Becky

  • "Destiny is something that we've invented because we can't stand that fact that everything that happens is accidental." - Annie

  • "When a man is a widower why do we say he was widowed? Why don't we say he was widowered?"

  • "Not dinner. Not necessarily on the first date, because halfway through dinner you could be really sorry you asked them to dinner. Whereas if it's just a drink, if you like them you can always ask them to dinner, but if not you can just say, "Well, that was great," and then you go home, if you see what I mean." - Sam

  • "I am not going to New York to meet some woman who could be a crazy, sick lunatic. Didn't you see Fatal Attraction?" - Sam

  • "It was a million tiny little things that, when you added them all up, they meant we were supposed to be together, and I knew it. I knew it the first time I touched her. It was like coming home, only to no home I'd ever known. I was just taking her hand to help her out of a car and I knew it. It was like magic."." - Sam

  • "Verbal ability is a highly overrated thing in a guy, and it's our pathetic need for it that gets us into so much trouble." - Becky

  • "I'm not looking for a mail-order bride. I just want somebody I can have a decent conversation with over dinner." - Sam

Quotes from Sleepless in Seattle

  • "That's your problem! You don't want to be in love. You want to be in love in a movie." - Becky

  • "Annie, when you're attracted to someone, it just means that your subconscious is attracted to their subconscious, subconsciously. So what we think of as fate is just two neuroses knowing that they are a perfect match." - Dennis

  • " A ho! A ho! My dad's been captured by a ho!" - Jonah

  • "She looks like my third grade teacher, and I hated my third grade teacher... wait a minute, she IS my third grade teacher!" - Sam

  • "I am having all these fantasies about some man I have never even met... who lives in Seattle!" - Annie

  • "I'll tell you what I'm doing this weekend, I'm getting laid. It's the 1990's and nobody's getting laid. I'm the only man in America who's getting laid this weekend and I haven't been laid that much. Six girls in college, maybe seven." - Sam

  • "It was my mother's. I had them size it down. She had really fat fingers." - Walter

  • "I never did. I mean, the whole idea of an afterlife... But now, I don't know. 'Cause I have these dreams. About your mom. And we have these long talks about you and how you're doing, which she sort of knows, but I tell her anyway. So what is that? That's sort of an afterlife, isn't it?" - Sam

Sleepless in Seattle Movie Quotes

  • "I never did. I mean, the whole idea of an afterlife … But now, I don't know. ‘Cause I have these dreams. About your mom. And we have these long talks about you and how you're doing, which she sort of knows, but I tell her anyway. So what is that? That's sort of an afterlife, isn't it?" - Sam

  • "Thanks for dinner. I've never seen potatoes cooked like that before." - Jonah

  • "Annie, when you're attracted to someone, it just means that your subconscious is attracted to their subconscious, subconsciously. So what we think of as fate is just two neuroses knowing that they are a perfect match." - Dennis

  • "I've probably told you this a million times, but I don't care. And then he held my hand. At one point I looked down and I couldn't tell which fingers were his and which were mine. And I knew… I knew we would be together forever and that everything would be wonderful." - Barbara

  • "She wants to meet me at the top of the Empire State Building. On Valentine's Day." - Sam

  • "Look, Annie... I love you. But let's leave that out of this. I don't want to be someone that you're settling for. I don't want to be someone that anyone settles for. Marriage is hard enough without bringing such low expectations into it, isn't it?" - Walter

  • "You know that dream when you're on the street naked and everyone is looking?" - Annie

  • "I love that dream." - Becky

  • "He could be a crackhead, a transvestite, a flasher, a junkie, a chainsaw murderer... or someone really sick, someone like my Rick." - Becky

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