The Best Green Arrow quotes

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Arrow is the story of how a young, rich playboy became a vigilante. Driven by tragedy, Oliver Queen reverts from carefree party boy to master archer and defender of Starling City. This podcast tells his best quotes – from his affluent upbringing to the fateful voyage that changed his life forever. It also examines how this dark, conflicted hero deals with his complicated relationships, moral dilemmas, and city-wide responsibility. Featuring interviews with artists, producers, cast and crew who bring Arrow to life each week, Arrow reveals the intricate process of creating an action series with heart. Whether you’re a fan of the show or just curious about what goes into making it, this podcast has something for you.

Here are the most inspiring quotes from Green Arrow, and much more.


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About Green Arrow

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Dc Comics

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First Appearance:
More Fun Comics #73

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Created By:
Mort Weisinger George Papp

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Place Of Origin:
Star City

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Team Affiliations:
Justice League Justice League United Queen Industries Outsiders Seven Soldiers Of Victory Justice League Elite Justice League Task Force Black Lantern Corps

Inspiring Phrases From Green Arrow

Brodie: Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned for SEGA. — Kevin Smith

I could love means I could die violently, or live violently; the threat of the arrow is everywhere at once, not just in the heart. — Karen Green

I didn’t get into film to win Academy Awards. I wanted to have a conversation with the audience. — Kevin Smith

And George Carlin was a guy that the more he aged the younger he seemed. — Kevin Smith

If there was no Internet, my career would have ended in 1995. — Kevin Smith

It’s a joyful thing, being a Catholic. I can’t even think about sex without thinking about bodily waste. — Kevin Smith

People wanted more advice. So I finally thought I could totally put this advice into a book. — Kevin Smith

Various Statements From Green Arrow

So I know how I watch movies which is on my laptop, man. And that’s how I suspect a lot of people do it. — Kevin Smith

It’s kind of debatable whether or not the advertisement model is effective. Like whether Nielsen works. — Kevin Smith

I’m not even supposed to be here today. — Kevin Smith

Generally, I wake up, honestly it’s creepy, but I wake up around 4:20. — Kevin Smith

You know, there’s a million fine looking women in the world, dude. But they don’t all bring you lasagna at work. Most of ’em just cheat on you. (As Silent Bob) — Kevin Smith

Why take life seriously? No one gets out alive anyways. — Kevin Smith

From now on, any flick I’m ever involved with, I conduct critics screenings thusly: ‘You wanna see it early to review it? Fine: pay like you would if you saw it next week.’ — Kevin Smith

More Phrases From Green Arrow

If you’re lucky, you go from being a movie fan to a movie maker. — Kevin Smith

I sympathize far more with heavier people than I ever will with thin. I’ll never be thin. Let’s be honest. — Kevin Smith

It’s taken me 15 years to step behind a camera and make something everyone agrees looks like a movie. — Kevin Smith

When you’re a filmmaker you’re part of a very expensive art form. — Kevin Smith

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Controversial’ as we all know, is often a euphemism for ‘interesting and intelligent. — Kevin Smith

The first few films I made didn’t look good at all, and I wasn’t trying to make them look good. People dig ’em because they like the content. — Kevin Smith

Any book is a self–help guide if you can take something from it. — Kevin Smith

Deeper Quotes From Green Arrow

I grew up in a pretty gay world–my brother’s gay and he’s been married to a man for 20 years, which is like 60 in straight–people years. — Kevin Smith

If you’re alive, kick into drive. Chase whimsies. See if you can turn dreams into a way to make a living, if not an entire way of life. — Kevin Smith

Storytelling is my currency. It’s my only worth. The only thing of value I have in this life is my ability to tell a story, whether in print, orating, writing it down or having people acting it out. — Kevin Smith

You know, comics and movies, even if you take a comic and turn it into a movie, we can’t all be Joss Whedon. — Kevin Smith

I know what it feels like to carry a lot of weight in a society that’s very image–conscious. It’s a thin person’s world, and we try to navigate within it without being made fun of. — Kevin Smith

I don’t have to write to South West buddy. In an hour South West gonna come looking for me! — Kevin Smith

Dudes know I’m not a threat. Chicks know I’m not a threat. — Kevin Smith

GREEN ARROW Quotes Take Away

Oliver Queen, also known as Green Arrow, is a vigilante superhero who has been inspiring people for years with his words of wisdom. We’ve collected some of our favorite quotes from the Emerald Archer and provided them here for you to enjoy. If you’re feeling motivated and inspired by Green Arrow’s words, be sure to check out our courses that can help you become your own vigilante hero.

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