Your search for shawshank redemption quotes ends here as we bring best dialogues from the legendary movie. Shawshank redemption is the movie totally based upon hope. The level of motivation that we can get from this move is sky high.


So here begins the list of all the quotes in the movie shawshank redemption you are surely going to love them.

“I have to remind myself that some birds aren’t meant to be caged. their feathers are just to bright. and when they fly away, the part inside you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice. but still, the place you love in is that much more drab and empty that they’re gone. I guess I just miss my friend.”

shawshank redemption quotes
Shawshank Redemption Quotes

“Salvation lies within.” – Warden Norton

“If this isn’t love then why do I thrill? And what makes my head go round and round while my heart stands still?”

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“There are places in the world that aren’t made out of stone. That there’s something inside they can’t get to. They can’t touch. It’s yours….. HOPE.” – Andy Dufresne

“Hope is a dangerous thing. Hope can drive a man insane. It’s got no use on the inside.” – Red

“Bad luck floats around. It’s got to land on somebody. It was my turn that’s all. I was in the path of the tornado. I just didn’t expect the storm would as long as it has.” – Andy Dufresne

shawshank redemption quotes
Shawshank Redemption Quotes

“I guess it comes down to a simple choice, really. Get busy living or get busy dying.” – Andy Dufresne

“Alone in the dark with nothing but your thoughts, time can draw out like a blade.” – Red

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“Hope is a good thing. Maybe the best of things. And no good thing ever dies.” – Andy Dufresne

“I hope the pacific is as blue as it has been in my dreams. I hope.” – Red

“That’s the beauty of music. They can’t get that from you.” – Andy Dufresne

“Somethings are best left unsaid.” – Red

“Some birds aren’t meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright.” – Red

“It’s funny. On the outside, I was an honest man. Straight as an arrow. I had to come to prison to be a crook.” – Andy Dufresne

“Andy Dufresne, who crawled through a river of shit and came out clean on the other side.” – Red

“I believe in two things. Discipline and the Bible. Here you’ll receive both. Put your trust in the Lord. Your ass belongs to me. Welcome to Shawshank.” – Warden Norton

“Prison is no fairy-tale world.” – Red

“These walls are funny. First you hate ’em. Then you get used to ’em. Enough time passes, you get so you depend on them. That’s institutionalized.” – Red

“The world went and got itself in a big hurry.” – Brooks Hatlen

 “A whole life away in the blink of an eye. Nothing left but all the time in the world to think about it.”



We hope that you liked these Shawshank redemption quotes. If you want other quotes to be added, you can contact us directly. If you haven’t seen this movie yet , go see. As this is one of the masterpieces. The level of motivation you can get through this movie you might not be able to get from any where. This is not only hopeful movie but is very emotional at the same time.

I still remember some scenes that I will never forget and I learned some lessons that I will never forget. This post ends here. There are many other quotations on the website that are worth reading, do have a look at them too.



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