Time erodes gratitude more quickly than it does beauty.
Revenge is a dish that tastes best when it is cold.
Never let anyone outside the Family know what you are thinking.[to Santino]
I’ll make him an offer he can’t refuse.[repeated line]
Great men are not born great, they grow great.
Friendship is everything. Friendship is more than talent. It is more than government. It is almost the equal of family.
Accidents don’t happen to people who take accidents as a personal insult.
A man who is not a father to his children can never be a real man.
A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
A friend should always underestimate your virtues and an enemy overestimate your faults.