Hamilton Quotes: 150+ Top Best Quotes

Hamilton is an American movie based on musical drama written by Lin-Manuel Miranda. which was inspired by the biography of Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. This movie is produced by Thomas Kail. This movie was released on streaming OTT Platform Disney+. In this article, we shared some of the best 150 Hamilton quotes.

Hamilton Quotes

Top Best Hamilton Quotes

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“Why do you write like you’re running out of time?” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“I wrote my way out.”

—Alexander Hamilton


“History is entirely created by the person who tells the story.”

—Lin-Manuel Miranda


“Let me tell you what I wish I’d known when I was young and dreamed of glory: You have no control: Who lives, who dies, who tells your story.” 

—George Washington


“I’ll give him this: His financial system is a work of genius. I couldn’t undo it if I tried. And I tried.”

—Thomas Jefferson


“My name is Philip. I am a poet. I’m a little nervous, but I can’t show it. I’m sorry, I’m a Hamilton with pride. You talk about my father, I cannot let it slide.” 

—Philip Hamilton


“I imagine death so much it feels more like a memory. Is this where it gets me, on my feet, several feet ahead of me? I see it coming, do I run or fire my gun or let it be? There is no beat, no melody.”

—Alexander Hamilton


“I was louder than the crack in the bell. I wrote Eliza love letters until she fell. I wrote about The Constitution and defended it well.”

 —Alexander Hamilton


“And when you’re gone, who remembers your name? Who keeps your flame? Who tells your story?” 

Aaron Burr


“I’m taking this horse by the reins makin’ redcoats redder with bloodstains.”

—Lafayette


“Everything is legal in New Jersey.” 

—Alexander and Philip


“How you say, no sweat. We’re finally on the field. We’ve had quite a run.” 

—Alexander Hamilton and Lafayette


“Now I’m the villain in your history. I was too young and blind to see… I should’ve known. The world was wide enough for both Hamilton and me.” 

Aaron Burr


“Have you an ounce of regret? You accumulate debt, you accumulate power. Yet in their hour of need, you forget.”

 —Thomas Jefferson


“I stand by what I said, every bit of it. You stand only for yourself. It’s what you do. I can’t apologize because it’s true.”

—Alexander Hamilton


“My dearest, Angelica, ‘Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow creeps in this petty pace from day to day.’  I trust you’ll understand the reference to another Scottish tragedy without my having to name the play.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“You forfeit all rights to my heart. You forfeit the place in our bed. You sleep in your office instead, with only the memories of when you were mine. I hope that you burn.” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“We’ll bleed and fight for you. We’ll make it right for you. If we lay a strong enough foundation, we’ll pass it on to you. We’ll give the world to you and you’ll blow us all away.” 

—Aaron Burr


“America, you great unfinished symphony, you sent for me. You let me make a difference. A place where even orphan immigrants can leave their fingerprints and rise up.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Hercules Mulligan, I need no introduction.” 

—Hercules Mulligan


“Then stand, Alexander. Weehawken. Dawn. Guns. Drawn.” 

Aaron Burr


“Oh, you get love for it. You get hate for it. You get nothing if you wait for it, wait for it, wait!” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Do you know what Angelica said when we saw your first letter arrive? She said, ‘Be careful with that one, love. He will do what it takes to survive.’” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“How does a ragtag volunteer army in need of a shower somehow defeat a global superpower?” 

—Aaron Burr


“My love, take your time. I’ll see you on the other side.”

—Alexander Hamilton


“We are a powder keg about to explode. I need someone like you to lighten the load.” 

George Washington


Best Beautiful Hamilton Quotes

“He’s never gonna be president now. That’s one less thing to worry about.” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“His poor wife.”

 —Company


“And in the face of ignorance and resistance, I wrote financial systems into existence. And when my prayers to God were met with indifference, I picked up a pen, I wrote my own deliverance.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“They say George Washington is yielding his power and stepping away. Is that true? I wasn’t aware that was something a person could do.” 

—King George III


“I’m chasing what I want. And you know what? I learned that from you.” 

Aaron Burr


“God help me and forgive me. I wanna build something that’s gonna outlive me.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Do you know what Angelica said when she read what you’d done? ‘You have married an Icarus. He has flown too close to the sun.’” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“If they don’t reach a peace, that’s alright. Time to get some pistols and a doctor on site.” 

—John Laurens


“Hamilton’s a host unto himself. As long as he can hold a pen, he’s a threat.” 

—Thomas Jefferson


Best Beautiful Hamilton Quotes

“And when you said, ‘hi,’ I forgot my dang name, set my heart aflame, every part a’flame.” 

—Angelica Shuyler


“I changed parties to seize the opportunity I saw. I swear, your pride will be the death of us all! Beware: it goeth before the fall…” 

Aaron Burr


“I’m a general, whee!” 

Charles Lee


“Raise a glass to freedom…”

—Alexander Hamilton


“The ten-dollar founding father without a father got a lot farther by working a lot harder, by being a lot smarter, by being a self-starter.” 

—John Laurens


“You’re nothing without Washington behind you.” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“When you got skin in the game, you stay in the game. But you don’t get a win unless you play in the game.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I look forward to our partnership.” 

Aaron Burr


“You can write rhymes, but you can’t write mine.”

 —Philip Hamilton


“When I was seventeen a hurricane destroyed my town. I didn’t drown. I couldn’t seem to die. I wrote my way out, wrote everything down far as I could see.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“You and your words flooded my senses. Your sentences left me defenseless. You built me palaces out of paragraphs. You built cathedrals.” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“In a letter I received from you two weeks ago I noticed a comma in the middle of a phrase. It changed the meaning. Did you intend this? One stroke and you’ve consumed my waking days. It says: My dearest Angelica. With a comma after ‘dearest.’ You’ve written… ‘My dearest, Angelica.’” 

—Angelica Schuyler


“The plan is to fan this spark into a flame.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


And me, I’m the damn fool that shot him.” 

Aaron Burr


“He’s never gonna be president now.” 

—Company


“Sir, I don’t know what you heard but whatever it is, Jefferson started it.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“What do you want, Burr?” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I wanna be in the room where it happens. I’ve got to be in the room where it happens.” 

Aaron Burr


“We push away what we can never understand. We push away the unimaginable.” 

—Angelica Schuyler


“I wrote my way out of hell. I wrote my way to revolution.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I’m past patiently waiting, I’m passionately smashing every expectation. Every action’s an act of creation!” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I know that Alexander Hamilton is here and he would rather not have this debate. I’ll remind you that he is not Secretary of State. He knows nothing of loyalty, smells like new money, dresses like fake royalty, desperate to rise above his station, everything he does betrays the ideals of our nation.” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“Helpless! Look into your eyes, and the sky’s the limit, I’m helpless! Down for the count, and I’m drowning in ’em.” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“You’ve kept me from the room where it happens. For the last time.” 

Aaron Burr


“Every other founding father’s story gets told. Every other founding father gets to grow old.” 

—Angelica Shuyler


“Winning was easy, young man. Governing is harder.” 

George Washington


“Can we get back to politics, please?”

 —Thomas Jefferson


“If we try to fight in every revolution in the world, we never stop. Where do we draw the line?” 

—Alexander Hamilton


Top Unforgettable Hamilton Quotes

“Legacy. What is a legacy? It’s planting seeds in a garden you never get to see.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Why do you assume you’re the smartest in the room? Soon that attitude may be your doom!” 

Aaron Burr


“I put myself back in the narrative. I stop wasting time on tears. I live another fifty years. It’s not enough.” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“Such a blunder sometimes it makes me wonder why I even bring the thunder.” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“If there’s a fire you’re trying to douse, you can’t put it out from inside the house!” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“He’ll follow suit if he’s truly a man of honor. To take someone’s life, that is something you can’t shake.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Best of wives and best of women.” 

—Alexander Hamilton

 

“Why do you write like you’re running out of time? Write day and night like you’re running out of time? Every day you fight, like you’re running out of time.” 

Aaron Burr


Beautiful Hamilton Quotes

“Forgiveness. Can you imagine?” 

—Company


“Look, when Britain taxed our tea, we got frisky. Imagine what’s gonna happen when you try to tax our whiskey.” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“What’d I miss?” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“Burr, we studied and we fought and we killed for the notion of a nation we now get to build.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I’m just saying if you really loved me you would share him.” 

—Angelica Schuyler


“Why do you always say what you believe? Every proclamation guarantees free ammunition for your enemies!” 

Aaron Burr


“Rise up!” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I’ve always considered you a friend.”

 —Alexander Hamilton


“Look at where you are. Look at where you started. The fact that you’re alive is a miracle. Just stay alive, that would be enough.”

 —Eliza Hamilton


‘Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.’ We fought for these ideals; we shouldn’t settle for less. These are wise words, enterprising men quote ’em. Don’t act surprised, you guys, cuz I wrote ’em.” 

—Thomas Jefferson


“I’m just like my country. I’m young, scrappy, and hungry.”

 —Alexander Hamilton


“All alone, across the sea. When your people say they hate you, don’t come crawling back to me… You’re on your own…” 

—King George III


“The world turned upside down.” 

—Company


“Gentlemen of the jury, I’m curious, bear with me. Are you aware that we’re making history?” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Love doesn’t discriminate between the sinners and the saints. It takes and it takes and it takes and we keep loving anyway.” 

Aaron Burr


“I know that we can win. I know that greatness lies in you. But remember from here on in, history has its eyes on you.” 

George Washington


“Who lives? Who dies? Who tells your story?” 

—George Washington


“That’s when I began to pray: Lord, show me how to say no to this. I don’t know how to say no to this. But my God, she looks so helpless and her body’s saying, ‘hell, yes.’” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I probably shouldn’t brag, but dag, I amaze and astonish.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I am slow to anger, but I toe the line as I reckon with the effects of your life on mine. I look back on where I failed, and in every place I checked, the only common thread has been your disrespect.” 

Aaron Burr


“Martha Washington named her feral tomcat after him.” 

Aaron Burr


“What comes next? You’ve been freed. Do you know how hard it is to lead? You’re on your own. Awesome. Wow. Do you have a clue what happens now?” 

—King George III


“I will kill your friends and family to remind you of my love.” 

—King George III


Top Hamilton Quotes of Disney Plus Movie

“Gotta start a new nation. Gotta meet my son.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Wait ’til I sally in on a stallion with the first Black battalion.” 

—John Laurens


“I’ll keep all my plans close to my chest. I’ll wait here and see which way the wind will blow. I’m taking my time, watching the afterbirth of a nation, watching the tension grow.” 

Aaron Burr


“I’m not throwing away my shot.”

 —Alexander Hamilton


“For once in your life, take a stand with pride. I don’t understand how you stand to the side.”

—Alexander Hamilton


“Talk less. Smile more.”

Aaron Burr


“Immigrants: We get the job done.”

 —Company


“Don’t be shocked when your hist’ry book mentions me. I will lay down my life if it sets us free. Eventually, you’ll see my ascendancy…” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“The world will never be the same, Alexander.”

George Washington


“How does a bastard, orphan, son of a whore and a Scotsman, dropped in the middle of a forgotten spot in the Caribbean by providence, impoverished, in squalor, grow up to be a hero and a scholar?” 

Aaron Burr


“We don’t need a legacy. We don’t need money. If I could grant you peace of mind, If you could let me inside your heart… Oh, let me be a part of the narrative in the story they will write someday. Let this moment be the first chapter: Where you decide to stay and I could be enough and we could be enough that would be enough.” 

—Eliza Hamilton


Best Hamilton Quotes

“In New York you can be a new man.” 

Aaron Burr


“I’m more than willing to die.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Alexander Hamilton. My name is Alexander Hamilton. And there’s a million things I haven’t done… But just you wait, just you wait.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Can we agree that duels are dumb and immature?” 

Aaron Burr


“Me? I loved him. Me? I loved him. Me? I loved him.”

—The Shuyler Sisters


“Don’t do a thing. History will prove him wrong.” 

George Washington


“No one else was in the room where it happened. No one really knows how the game is played, the art of the trade, how the sausage gets made. We just assume that it happens. But no one else is in the room where it happens.” 

Aaron Burr


“Call me son one more time!” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“If you stand for nothing, Burr, what will you fall for?” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Hamilton doesn’t hesitate. He exhibits no restraint. He takes and he takes and he takes and he keeps winning anyway. He changes the game. He plays and he raises the stakes. And if there’s a reason he seems to thrive when so few survive, then Goddamnit—I’m willing to wait for it.” 

Aaron Burr


“Fools who run their mouth off wind up dead.” 

Aaron Burr


“I am not a maiden in need of defending; I am grown.”

George Washington


“Then a hurricane came, and devastation reigned, our man saw his future drip, dripping down the drain, put a pencil to his temple, connected it to his brain, and he wrote his first refrain, a testament to his pain.” 

—James Madison


“I’ve seen wonders great and small. Cuz if the tomcat can get married. There’s hope for our ass, after all!” 

John Laurens


While we’re talking, let me offer you some free advice. Talk less.”

Aaron Burr


“Wait for it. I am the one thing in life I can control. I am inimitable. I am an original. I’m not falling behind or running late. I’m not standing still, I am lying in wait.” 

Aaron Burr


This is not a moment, it’s the movement.”

—Alexander Hamilton


“He will never be satisfied. I will never be satisfied.” 

—Angelica Schuyler


“Burr, the revolution’s imminent. What do you stall for?” 

—John Laurens


“There’s a million things I haven’t done but just you wait, just you wait.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Give me a position, show me where the ammunition is! Oh, am I talkin’ too loud? Sometimes I get over excited, shoot off at the mouth. I never had a group of friends before, I promise that I’ll make y’all proud.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


Top Best Hamilton Quotes of Disney Plus Movie

“I have never been the type to try and grab the spotlight. We were at a revel with some rebels on a hot night, laughin’ at my sister as she’s dazzling the room then you walked in and my heart went, ‘Boom!’ 

—Eliza Hamilton


“Lock up your daughters and horses, of course it’s hard to have intercourse over four sets of corsets.” —Hercules Mulligan

“Go home, Alexander.” 

George Washington


“Let’s get this guy in front of a crowd.” 

—John Laurens


“When I fantasize at night it’s Alexander’s eyes, as I romanticize what might have been if I hadn’t sized him up so quickly. At least my dear Eliza’s his wife; at least I keep his eyes in my life…” 

—Angelica Schuyler


“I may not live to see our glory! But I’ll gladly join the fight! And when our children tell our story… They’ll tell the story of tonight.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“If it takes fighting a war for us to meet, it will have been worth it.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“I dream of life without a monarchy. The unrest in France will lead to ‘onarchy? ‘Onarchy? How you say, how you say, “anarchy?” When I fight, I make the other side panicky. With my— Shot!” 

Marquis de Lafayette


“I’m about to change your life.” 

—Angelica Schuyler


“Don’t let them know what you’re against or what you’re for.”

 Aaron Burr


“Is it a question of if, Burr, or which one?” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Since when are you a Democratic-Republican?” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“My name’s been through a lot. I can take it.” 

George Washington


“But we’ll never be truly free until those in bondage have the same rights as you and me, you and I. Do or die. Wait till I sally in on a stallion with the first black battalion have another—Shot!” 

—John Laurens


“You’re like me. I’m never satisfied.” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“This close to giving up, facing mad scrutiny, I scream in the face of this mass mutiny: are these the men with which I am to defend America? We ride at midnight, Manhattan in the distance. I cannot be everywhere at once, people. I’m in dire need of assistance…” 

George Washington


Hamilton Quotes

“Look around, look around at how lucky we are to be alive right now!” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“And when I meet Thomas Jefferson, I’m a compel him to include women in the sequel!” 

—Angelica Shuyler


“Why should a tiny island across the sea regulate the price of tea?” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“My dog speaks more eloquently than thee!” 

—Alexander Hamilton


“Raise a glass to freedom. Something they can never take away, no matter what they tell you. Raise a glass to the four of us.”

 —John Laurens


“You want a revolution? I want a revelation!” 

—Eliza Hamilton


“Burr, I’d rather be divisive than indecisive. Drop the niceties.”

—Alexander Hamilton


“Outrun. Outlast. Hit ’em quick, get out fast.” 

George Washington


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