Into the Woods (2014) quotes

Rob Marshall.

Anna Kendrick.
Meryl Streep.
Chris Pine.
Emily Blunt.

A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree.

I was raised to be charming, not sincere.
– Cinderella’s Prince

[singing] You’re not good, you’re not bad, you’re just nice. I’m not good, I’m not nice, I’m just right. I’m the witch. You’re the world.
– Witch

Just remembering you had an ‘and,’ when you’re back to ‘or,’ makes the ‘or’ mean more than is did before.
– Baker’s Wife

You’ve changed. You’re daring. You’re different in the woods.
– Baker’s Wife

[singing] Careful the wish you make, wishes are children. Careful the path they take, wishes come true, not free. Careful the spell you cast, not just on children. Sometimes the spell may last past what you can see, and turn against you. Careful the tale you tell, that is the spell. Children will listen…
– Witch

Stay a child while you can be a child.
– Witch

Magic what type of magic?
– Jack
Tell him.
– Baker’s Wife
Magic that, uh, defies description.
– Baker

I shall always love the maiden that ran away.
– Cinderella’s Prince
And I the faraway Prince.
– Cinderella

I wish, more than anything…
– Baker’s Wife

Isn’t it nice to know a lot… and a little bit not…
– Little Red Riding Hood