Top Gordon Gekko Inspirational Quotes from Wall Street Movie
Gordon Gekko Inspirational Quotes
Gordon Gekko is a fictional character in the 1987 film Wall Street and its 2010 sequel Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, both directed by Oliver Stone. Gekko was portrayed by actor Michael Douglas, whose performance in the first film won him an Oscar for Best Actor.
“I don’t throw darts at a board. I bet on sure things. Read Sun-Tzu, The Art of War. Every battle is won before it is ever fought.”
“If you need a friend, get a dog”
“The mother of all evil is speculation”
“I look at a hundred deals a day. I pick one”
Bud Fox: That is horseshit! You step out that door and I am changing the locks!
Gordon Gekko: The most valuable commodity I know of is information.
Gordon Gekko: Money never sleeps, pal.
Lou Mannheim: The thing with money is, it makes you do things you don’t want to do.
Lou Mannheim: The main thing about money, Bud, is that it makes you do things you don’t want to do.
Gordon Gekko: The point is, ladies and gentlemen, that greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right. Greed works. Greed clarifies, cuts through, and captures the essence of the evolutionary spirit. Greed, in all of its forms, greed for life, for money, for love, knowledge, has marked the upward surge in mankind and greed, you mark my words, will not only save Teldar Paper, but that other malfunctioning corporation called the USA. Thank you very much.
Gordon Gekko: Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.