Brave- Movie Quotes


Merida:  “Will o’ the wisp – they are real.”


Queen Elinor:  “Some say will of the wisps lead you to your fate.”


Merida:  “Some say our destiny is tied to the land.  Some say our fate is woven together like a cloth.”


Queen Elinor:  “A princess is…. [she names a huge list.]…  A princess strives for perfection.”


Queen Elinor:  “This is what you’ve been preparing for your whole life.”


Merida:  “No, it is what you’ve been preparing me for my whole life.”


Merida:  “That’s a nice story.”


Queen Elinor:  “Legends are lessons.  They ring with truth.”


Queen Elinor:  “Merida, it’s marriage.  It’s not the end of the world.”


Merida and Queen Elinor together, to each other:  “You could see…you could understand… if you would just listen!”


Merida about her dress and corset:  “I can’t breathe.  It’s too tight.”


Queen Elinor to Merida:  “You embarrassed me.  You embarrassed them.”


Merida to her mother:  ‘Trying to make me act like you—I am not you.  I’d rather die than be like you.”


Witch:  “Never conjure where you carve.”


Merida:  “Mom!  You’re a bear!”


Merida:  “I didn’t ask her to change you into a bear.  I just wanted her to change …you.”


Merida to her brothers:  “A witch turned mom into a bear but it’s not my fault.”


Witch:  “Fate be changed.  Look inside.  Mend the bond torn by pride.”


Merida:  “Mom, you changed.  Like you were a bear on the inside.”


“One selfish act can change the fate of a kingdom.”


Merida:  “Why did the wisps bring us here?”


Merida:  “I’ve been selfish.  I tore a great rift in our kingdom.  There is no one to blame but me.”


King Fergus:  “Let these lads try and win her heart before they try and win her hand.”


Merida:  “Mom, I’m sorry.  This is all my fault.  I did this to you…to us.  You’ve always been there for me and you’ve never given up on me.  I want you back.”




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-By Stacey Tuttle-