On Golden Pond (1981 film)
It is vanity to desire a long life and to take no heed of a good life.Thomas γ Kempis
On Golden Pond is an Academy Award-winning 1981 film.
- Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go!
- Note: ranked #88 in the American Film Institute's list of the top 100 movie quotations in American cinema.
- Life marches by, Chels[ea]...I suggest you get on with it.
- Ethel Thayer speaking to her daughter Chelsea about moving on with her life, and getting over the harsh feelings she has for her father Norman."