La La Land – Quotes
Song: Someone in the crowd can take you where you want to go.
Laura: You didn’t get shanghaied; you got ripped off.
Sebastian: What’s the difference?
Laura: I don’t know, but it’s not as romantic.
Sebastian to Bill as he’s firing Seb: I hear what you’re saying, but that’s not what you mean.
Sebastian: You’ve got to put the keys to your chin, it turns your head into an antenna. I mean, it gives you cancer, but you find your car faster.
Song: We stumble on a view that’s made for two. What a shame there’s only me and you.
Sebastian: That’s LA – they worship everything and they value nothing.
Sebastian: What do you mean, you hate jazz?
Mia: Just that when I listen to it, I don’t like it.
Sebastian: When people say they hate jazz it’s because they have no context.
Sebastian: Is this the start of something wonderful and new, or is this one more thing I can’t make true?
Keith: You say you want to save jazz, but how are you going to save jazz is no one’s listening?
Keith: These guys were revolutionaries. How are you gonna be a revolutionary if you’re so entrenched in the past? … Jazz is about the future.
Mia: If you’re going to give up your dream, I think it matters that you like the music you’re playing.
Mia: People will want to go to the club because you’re passionate about it and people love what people are passionate about.
Mia: Since when do you care about being liked?
Sebastian: Maybe you just liked me when I was a on my a** because it made you feel better about yourself.
Mia: Maybe I’m not good enough.
Sebastian: You are.
Mia: Maybe I’m not.
Mia: I don’t want to do it anymore.
Mia: Because I think maybe it hurts just a bit too much.
Song: Here’s to the ones who dream, foolish as they may seem.