To live lightheartedly but not recklessly; to be gay without being boisterous; to be courageous without being bold; to show trust and cheerful resignation without fatalism—this is the art of living.Jean De La Fontaine
- ZED (Sean Connery): "Kill The Tabernacle!"
- ZED: "Stay behind my aura."
- FRIEND: "Arthur! We've all been used..."
- ARTHUR: "...and reused..."
- FRIEND: "...and abused..."
- ARTHUR: "...and amused!" (Laughter).
- FRIEND: "I won't go! I won't go to the second level with you!"
- The Tabernacle: "You have penetrated me."
- Zardoz: "The gun is good."
- Exterminators: "The gun is good."
- Zardoz: "The penis is evil. The penis shoots seeds, and makes new life, and poisons the earth with a plague of men, as once it was. But the gun shoots death, and purifies the earth of the filth of brutals. Go forth and kill!"
- Arthur: "It was I! I bred you! I led you!"
- Zed: "And I have looked into the face of the force which put the idea in your head. You are bred and led yourself."
- Beyond 1984, Beyond 2001, Beyond Love, Beyond Death
- I have seen the future and it doesn't work
- Into a world of eternal life, he brought the gift of death
- Zardoz at IMDb