The Joker is one of the most infamous criminals within Gotham City, and he gives Batman a run for his money. He exploits Batman’s weaknesses and pushes him to the limits. Though Batman has sworn never to kill, the Joker makes him want to break this rule more than once.
Below is our collection of compelling, memorable and fascinating Joker quotes, collected from a variety of sources over the years.
Don’t forget to also read our compilation of quotes from Eeyore as well as these interesting Darth Vader quotes from the Star Wars villain.
“Why so serious? ” ― The Joker
“Those mob fools want you gone. So they can get back to the way things were. But I know the truth, there’s no going back. You’ve changed things…forever.” – The Joker
“Now comes the part where I relieve you, the little people, of the burden of your failed and useless lives. But, as my plastic surgeon always said: if you gotta go, go with a smile.” – The Joker
“The pen, is truly mightier than the sword!” – The Joker
“If the police expect to play against the Joker, they’d better be prepared to be dealt from the bottom of the deck!” – The Joker
“Is it just me or is it getting crazier out there” – The Joker
“I don’t wanna kill you, what would I do without you? Go back to rippin’ off mob dealers… no, no, no… no you, you complete me.” – The Joker
“And I won’t kill you because you’re just too much fun. I think you and I are destined to do this forever.” – The joker
“You can’t rely on anyone these days, you gotta do everything yourself, don’t we? That’s ok, I came prepared, it’s a funny world we live in. Speaking of which, you know how I got these scars?” – The Joker
“As though we were made for each other… Beauty and the Beast. Of course, if anyone else calls you beast, I’ll rip their lungs out.” – The Joker
Memorable Joker Quotes
“I am not someone who is loved. I’m an idea. A state of mind.” – The Joker