Quotes from the Movie Around the World in 80 Days

This is what happens when you leave home. You meet... people.

Phileas Fogg

Well, rules are meant to be broken... or... stabbed with spikey shoes.

Phileas Fogg

Very impressive. I'd have let go by now.

Phileas Fogg

I am going to be abominably ill.

Phileas Fogg

What's the point in hiring a corrupt inspector when he can't even abuse the Law properly?

Lord Kelvin

A female General!? What sort of pathetic man takes orders from a woman? [The camera pans out to show a picture of Queen Victoria]

Lord Kelvin

This is The Royal Academy of Science! We don't need to prove anything

Lord Kelvin

I hold all the power! I run everything!

Lord Kelvin

Unlike you and your colleagues, money does not inspire me.

Phileas Fogg

I believe every man has his price. Even you, oh noble Phileas Fogg. There must be something I could offer that would be worthy of your time.

Lord Kelvin

There is. Your position as head of the Royal Academy.

Phileas Fogg:

I could lead Britain and the rest of the world into a new age of progress and discovery.

Phileas Fogg:

I, Lord Kelvin, hereby vow to surrender my position as minister of science to Phileas Fogg if he can circumnavigate the globe... in no more than 80 days. But if he cannot, he must never set foot in the academy again, he must tear down that abhorrent eyesore he calls a labatory, and he must swear... never to invent again.

Lord Kelvin

Just as I always suspected, Fogg. You promise so much, yet you deliver... oh, nothing.

Lord Kelvin

I'll take your wager.

Phileas Fogg

What did you say?

Lord Kelvin

I'll take your wager!

Phileas Fogg

[(in the warehouse, seeing the Statue of Liberty in pieces] That's a big man.

Passepartout

It is a lady. A French lady.

Monique La Roche

[turning to see General Fang and her henchmen] She looks like an evil Chinese warlord to me.

Phileas Fogg

Your journey has caused quite a stir, Mr. Fogg. But I'm afraid it ends here.

General Fang

Leave them alone, Fang. This has nothing to do with them.

Passepartout

On the contrary, Lau Xing. Lord Kelvin and I have made new arrangements to conquer Lanzhou. Unfortunately for Mr. Fogg, they entail his... permanent detour.

General Fang

I'm sorry, Phileas.

Monique La Roche

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