Platoon

Quotations

Chris Taylor: Somebody once wrote: “Hell is the impossibility of reason.” That’s what this place feels like. Hell.

Sgt. Barnes: Shut up! Shut up and take the pain! Take the pain!

Chris Taylor: He killed him, I know that he killed him, I saw his eyes when we came back in.
Rhah: How do you know the dinks didn’t get him? You’ve got no proof, man.
Chris Taylor: The proof is in the eyes, when you know you know.

Rhah: Barnes has been shot seven times and he ain’t dead, does that mean anything to you, huh? Barnes ain’t meant to die! The only thing that can kill Barnes is Barnes.

Chris Taylor: I think now, looking back, we did not fight the enemy; we fought ourselves. The enemy was in us.