Pirate Related Quotes



I have more respect for somebody who points at his ideal - in this case, the ideal of the pirate - and then becomes something that's more radical, more exciting, more subversive than a pirate could ever be.

Will Oldham


“The Pirate Queen”

Frank Galati


Filming a pirate film is always good fun, with ships and indecent clothing.

Eric Idle


Leafing through Forbes or Fortune [magazine]s is like reading the operating manual of a strangely sanctimonious pirate ship

Adam Gopnik


As to hanging, it is no great hardship. For were it not for that, every cowardly fellow would turn pirate and so unfit the sea, that men of courage must starve.

Anne Bonny


Hark ye, you Cocklyn and la Bouche, I find by strengthening you, I have put a rod into your hands to whip myself, but I am still able to deal with you both; but since we met in love, let us part in love, for I find that three of a trade can never agree.

Howell Davis


“Blackbeard is my favorite pirate.”

David Moore


Good night, Westley. Good work. Sleep well. I'll most likely kill you in the morning.

William Goldman


When a pirate grows rich enough, they make him a prince.

George R. R. Martin


A monarch, when good, is entitled to the consideration which we accord to a pirate who keeps Sunday School between crimes; when bad, he is entitled to none at all.

Mark Twain