The Ten Commandments Movie Quotes & Dialogues (1956)

The Ten Commandments Movie Quotes

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Seti I: Let the name of Moses be stricken from every book and tablet. Stricken from every pylon and obelisk of Egypt. Let the name of Moses be unheard and unspoken, erased from the memory of man, for all time.
Note : Sir Cedric Hardwicke as Pharaoh Seti I

Ramses II: [to Nefretiri] You will be my wife. You will come to me whenever I call you, and I will enjoy that very much. Whether you enjoy it or not is entirely your own affair… But I think you will.
Note : Yul Brynner as Pharaoh Rameses II

Moses: A city is made of brick, Pharaoh. The strong make many. The weak make few. The dead make none. So much for accusations.
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses

Moses: Blood makes poor mortar.
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses

Moses: What change is there in me? Egyptian or Hebrew I am still Moses. These are the same hands, the same arms, the same face that were mine a moment ago.
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses

Moses: It would take more than a man to lead the slaves from bondage. It would take a god.
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses

Moses: There is a beauty beyond the senses, Nefretiri. Beauty like the quiet of green valleys and still waters. Beauty of the spirit that you cannot understand.
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses

Moses: Thus sayeth the Lord God of Israel: Let my people go.
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses

Moses: Those who shall not live by the law, shall die by the law! [throws the Ten Commandments tablets at the Golden Calf]
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses

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Seti I: The one who I choose will be the best man to rule Egypt. I owe that to my fathers, not to my sons.
Note : Sir Cedric Hardwicke as Pharaoh Seti I

Seti I: With my last breath I’ll break my own law and speak the name of Moses… Moses.
Note : Sir Cedric Hardwicke as Pharaoh Seti I

Ramses II: [To Nefretiri] You will be mine, like my dog, or my horse, or my falcon, except that I shall love you more – and trust you less.
Note : Yul Brynner as Pharaoh Rameses II

Rameses II: [banishing Moses to the desert] Here is your king’s scepter, and here is your kingdom, with the scorpion, the cobra, and the lizard for subjects. Free them if you will. Leave the Hebrews to me.
Note : Yul Brynner as Pharaoh Rameses II

Rameses II: His God… is God!
Note : Yul Brynner as Pharaoh Rameses II

Dialogue:
Memnet: What have you found?
Bithiah: The answer to my prayers!
Memnet: You prayed for a basket?
Bithiah: No, I prayed for a son.
Memnet: Your husband is in the house of the dead.
Bithiah: And he has asked the Nile God to bring me this beautiful boy.
Note : Judith Anderson as Memnet and Nina Foch as Bithiah

Dialogue:
Memnet: [about the Hebrew cloth Moses lies in] Do you know the pattern of this cloth?
Bithiah: If my son is wrapped in it, it is a royal robe!
Note : Judith Anderson as Memnet and Nina Foch as Bithiah

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Dialogue:
Moses: Great one, I bring you Ethiopia.
[Trumpets play, Ethiopians step forward]
Rameses: Command them to kneel before Pharaoh.
Moses: Command what you have conquered my brother.
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses and Yul Brynner as Pharaoh Rameses II

Dialogue:
Baka: We use the old ones for greasing the stones. If they are killed it is no loss.
Moses: Are you a master builder or a master butcher?
Baka: If we stop moving stones for every grease woman who falls, the city will not rise.
Overseer: If the slaves are not driven they will not work.
Joshua: If their work lags it is because they are not fed.
Moses: You look strong enough.
Joshua: I am a stone cutter. The pharaoh likes his images cut deep.
Note : Vincent Price as Baka the Master Builder, Charlton Heston as Moses, Martha Scott as Overseer and John Derek as Joshua

Dialogue:
Moses: You know it is death to strike an Egyptian.
Joshua: I know it.
Moses: Yet you struck him. Why?
Joshua: To free the old woman.
Moses: What is she to you?
Joshua: An old woman.
Egyptian guard: Lord Moses, send him to his death!
Moses: The man has courage. You do not speak like a slave.
Joshua: God made man. Man made slaves.
Moses: Which god?
Joshua: The God of Abraham, the Almighty God!
Moses: If your God is Almighty, why does He leave you in bondage?
Joshua: He will choose the hour of our freedom and the man who will deliver us!
Note : Charlton Heston as Moses, John Derek as Joshua and Peter Coe as Egyptian Guard

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Dialogue:
Seti: Are you quite sure it will be Rameses?
Jannes: Who else could succeed you?
Nefretiri: Moses, of course!
Jannes: Because of Moses there is no wheat in the temple granaries.
Seti: [peering at Jannes] You don’t look any leaner.
Note : Sir Cedric Hardwicke as Pharaoh Seti I, Douglass Dumbrille as Jannes and Anne Baxter as Nefretiri

Dialogue:
Baka: Will you lose a throne because Moses builds a city?
Rameses: The city that he builds shall bear my name, the woman that he loves shall bear my child. So let it be written, so let it be done.
Note : Vincent Price as Baka the Master Builder and Yul Brynner as Pharaoh Rameses II

Dialogue:
Baka: You make no outcry, Joshua, but you will; you will cry for the mercy of death.
Joshua: One day you will listen to the cry of slaves.
Baka: This is not that day, Joshua.
Note : Vincent Price as Baka the Master Builder and John Derek as Joshua

Dialogue:
Nefretiri: If you want to help your people, come back to the palace.
Moses: And hide the truth from Seti, that I am Hebrew and a slave?
Nefretiri: The truth would break his dear old heart, and send Bithiah into exile and death. Think of us and stop hearing the cries of your people.
Moses: Their god does not hear their cry.
Nefretiri: Will Rameses hear it, if he is made Pharaoh? No, he would grind them into the clay they mold and double their labors. And what about me? Think of me as his wife. Do you want to see me in Rameses’ arms?
Moses: No!
Nefretiri: Then come back with me.
Note : Anne Baxter as Nefretiri and Charlton Heston as Moses




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