“Well, I’ve done a lot of killin’. I’ve killed a lot of men and sinned a lot of women. But the men I killed needed killin’ and the women wanted sinnin’, and well, I never was one much to argue. “
–Marlon Brando confesses in The Appaloosa
My friend Rachel quoted that to me recently and you know, about all I can say is, words to live by.
…This is where I might as well throw in a couple of my favorite confession lines, from the completely brilliant Desperado.
“Bless me, Father, for I have just killed quite a few men.”
“Would you like confession?”
“Maybe later, where I’m going I would just have to come straight back.”