Travis Bickle: The days go on and on… they don’t end. All my life needed was a sense of someplace to go. I don’t believe that one should devote his life to morbid self-attention, I believe that one should become a person like other people.

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Cab dispatcher: How’s your driving record? Clean?
Travis Bickle: Clean. Just like my conscience.

Travis Bickle: You talkin’ to me? You talkin’ to me? You talkin’ to me? Then who the hell else are you talkin’ to? You talkin’ to me? Well I’m the only one here. Who do you think you’re talking to? Oh yeah? Huh? Ok.

Cab Dispatcher: Can you drive to the Bronx? Manhattan?
Travis: Anytime. Anywhere.
Cab Dispatcher: Do you work on Jewish holidays?
Travis: Anytime. Anywhere.

Cab dispatcher: Why do you want to drive a cab?
Travis: I can’t sleep at nights.
Cab Dispatcher: There’s porno theaters for that.

Travis: You’re a young girl, you should be at home now. You should be going with boys, you should be going to school, you know, that kind of stuff.