9 best The Imitation Game quotes,The Imitation Game (2014)
Director: Morten Tyldum,Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode
Joan Clarke: What's wrong with you?
Alan Turing: I have something to tell you. I'm… I'm a homosexual.
Joan Clarke: Alright.
Alan Turing: No, no, men, Joan. Not women.
Joan Clarke: So what?
Now, Detective, you get to judge. That’s how the game works. I answered your questions. You know my story. That’s the point of the game. We are all pretending to be something. Imitating something. Someone. And we are no more, and no less, than what we can convince other people that we are.
I know it's not ordinary. But who ever loved ordinary?
Sometimes it is the people who no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine.
When people talk to each other, they never say what they mean. They say something else and you’re expected to just know what they mean
Oh,even a broken clock is right twice a day.
Do you know, this morning I was on a train that went through a city that wouldn't exist if it wasn't for you. I bought a ticket from a man who would likely be dead if it wasn't for you. I read up, on my work, a whole field of scientific inquiry that only exists because of you. Now, if you wish you could have been normal… I can promise you I do not. The world is an infinitely better place precisely because you weren't.
His machine was never perfected, though it generated a whole field of research into what became known as "Turing Machines". Today we call them "computers".
Do you know why people like violence? It is because it feels good. Humans find violence deeply satisfying. But remove the satisfaction, and the act becomes… hollow.