英語の有名な名言

これらの名言は有名なもので、ほとんどのネイティブスピーカーが知っています。(劇、本や詩など)文書や映画のセリフ、歴史上有名な人物が語った言葉です。これらの名言やその一部は、会話の中で引用される場合があります。有名な長い名言では、最初の部分だけが使われることが多く、それだけでも十分に理解されます。英語の名言を知っていれば、様々な所でそれが示唆されていることに気づくでしょう。有名な名言を少し変えて冗談に使うこともよくあります。その場合オリジナルの意味と、変化させた後の意味は、誰もが理解します。また、意外な文脈の中に使って人を笑わせることもあります。

名言 言った人 言語
A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. William Shakespeare 英語
All that glitters is not gold. William Shakespeare 英語
All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players. William Shakespeare 英語
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country. John Kennedy 英語
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and you shall find. the Bible ギリシャ語
Eighty percent of success is showing up. Woody Allen 英語
Elementary, my dear Watson. Sherlock Holmes (character) 英語
For those to whom much is given, much is required. the Bible ギリシャ語
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn. Rhett Butler (character) 英語
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. Thomas Edison 英語
Go ahead, make my day. Harry Callahan (character) 英語
He travels the fastest who travels alone. Rudyard Kipling 英語
Hell has no fury like a woman scorned. William Congreve 英語
Hell is other people. Jean-Paul Sartre フランス語
Here's looking at you, kid. Rick Blaine (character) 英語
Houston, we have a problem. Jim Lovell (character) 英語
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. Martin Luther King 英語
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers. Blanche Dubois (character) 英語
I love the smell of napalm in the morning. Lt. Kilgore (character) 英語
I think therefore I am. Rene Descartes フランス語
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. W. E. Hickson 英語
If you are going through hell, keep going. Winston Churchill 英語
If you build it, they will come. Joe Jackson (character) 英語
If you want something done right, do it yourself. Charles-Guillaume Étienne フランス語
If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman. Margaret Thatcher 英語
I'll be back. Terminator (character) 英語
I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse. Vito Corleone (character) 英語
I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore. Dorothy (character) 英語
Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer. Michael Corleone (character) 英語
Knowledge is power. Sir Francis Bacon ラテン
Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get. Forrest Gump (character) 英語
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. Albert Einstein 英語
May the Force be with you. Star Wars (many characters) 英語
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt 英語
Not all those who wander are lost. J. R. R. Tolkein 英語
Nothing is certain except for death and taxes. Benjamin Franklin 英語
Parting is such sweet sorrow William Shakespeare 英語
Power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely. John Dalberg-Acton 英語
Speak softly and carry a big stick Theodore Roosevelt 英語
That’s one small step for a man, a giant leap for mankind. Neil Armstrong 英語
The love of money is the root of all evil. the Bible ギリシャ語
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Franklin D. Roosevelt 英語
The truth will set you free. the Bible ギリシャ語
There's no place like home. Dorothy (character) 英語
Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead. Benjamin Franklin 英語
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. Alfred Lord Tennyson 英語
To be or not to be, that is the question. William Shakespeare 英語
To err is human; to forgive, divine. Alexander Pope 英語
To thine own self, be true. William Shakespeare 英語
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less travelled by, and that has made all the difference. Robert Frost 英語
United we stand, divided we fall. Aesop ギリシャ語
What doesn't kill us makes us stronger. Friedrich Nietzsche ドイツ語
What we've got here is failure to communicate. Some men you just can't reach. Captain (character) 英語
Whatever you are, be a good one. Abraham Lincoln 英語
You can fool all of the people some of the time, and some of the people all of the time, but you can't fool all of the people all of the time. Abraham Lincoln 英語
You must be the change you wish to see in the world. Mahatma Ghandi 英語
You talkin' to me? Bickle (character) 英語