Famous quotes can motivate and inspire, but many of the movie and real-life quotes we repeat every day have morphed into something not altogether accurate. Take our quiz to see if you can spot which of these lines are misquotes.
Who supposedly infuriated the French when she said, "Let them eat cake?"
Mary Todd Lincoln
Which of these quotes is correct?
"Houston, we have a problem."
"Houston, we've had a problem."
What did Neil Armstrong say when he set foot on the moon?
"That's one small step for a man."
"That's one small step for man."
"Is this it?"
Sarah Palin once claimed she could see Russia from her house.
Who said, "Well-behaved women seldom make history?"
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
The phrase, "No rest for the wicked" comes from a Bible quote.
Who came up with the quote, "The definition of insanity is doing something over and over again and expecting a different result?"
Which of these is the origin for "Blood is thicker than water?"
"The blood of the covenant is thicker than the water of the womb."
"Spilled blood can never be repaid."
"Water is silver, blood is gold."
Julius Caesar's last words were, "Et tu, Brute?"
How many times was the line, "Play it again, Sam" used in "Casablanca?"
Who said, "Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely?"
Otto von Bismarck
What does music "hath charms" to soothe?
the savage beast
the savage mind
the savage breast
Stalin said, "The death of one man is a tragedy. The death of a million is a statistic."
How does the evil queen in "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" address her mirror?
The quote, "Nice guys finish last" is actually two separate sentences mashed into one.
What actor asked, "Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you?"
What film featured the line, "You're out of order! The whole trial is out of order!"
"And Justice for All"
"Escape from Alcatraz"
Paul Revere said, "The British are coming" while taking his midnight ride.
Which "Star Wars" movie features the line, "Luke, I am your father."
"A New Hope"
"The Empire Strikes Back"
What does Dorothy say when she ends up in Oz?
"I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore."
"I don’t think we're in Kansas anymore."
"I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore."
Al Gore claimed to have invented the Internet.
George Washington never actually cut down his father's cherry tree.
Mark Twain once had to deny reports of his own death.
Who said, "Speak softly and carry a big stick?"
The quote, "Elementary, my dear Watson" never appears in any Sherlock Holmes story or novel.
Which musician described jazz as, "If you got to ask, you ain't got it?"
Who said, "I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I will not rejoice in the death of one?"
Martin Luther King
Mark Twain said, " I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure?"
The quote "Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition" actually comes from a guy.
Which actress said, "Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy night?"