Nick Van Owen Quotes in The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)


Nick Van Owen Quotes:

  • Roland Tembo: Rex just fed, so he won't be hunting for a while.

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: Just fed? I assume you're talking about Eddie? You might show a little more respect, the man saved our lives by giving his.

    Roland Tembo: Then his troubles are over. My point is, predators don't hunt when they're not hungry.

    Nick Van Owen: No, only humans do.

    Roland Tembo: Oh, you're breaking our hearts! Saddle up, let's get this moveable feast under way!

  • [Eddie finds Ian, Sarah, and Nick trapped in a trailer hanging over a cliff]

    Eddie Carr: What do you need?

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: Rope!

    Eddie Carr: OK, rope! Anything else?

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: Yeah, three double cheeseburgers with everything!

    Nick Van Owen: No onions on mine!

    Sarah Harding: And an apple turnover!

  • [searching the island for Sarah]

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: Sarah! Sarah!

    Nick Van Owen: Sarah Harding!

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: How many Sarahs you think are on this island? Sarah!

  • Sarah Harding: I need something pliable... Spit.

    [Holds out her hand]

    Nick Van Owen: [Spits saliva into her palm]

    Sarah Harding: [Disgusted] Your *gum*!

  • Nick Van Owen: You seem like you have a shred of common sense, what the hell are you doing here?

    Roland Tembo: Somewhere on this island is the greatest predator there ever lived. The second greatest predator must take him down.


    Nick Van Owen: [referring to Roland's gun] You gonna use that?

    Roland Tembo: If he doesn't surrender, yes.

    Nick Van Owen: [chuckles] The animal exists on the planet for the first time in tens of millions of years and the only way you can express yourself is to kill it.

    Roland Tembo: Remember that chap about twenty years ago? I forget his name. Climbed Everest without any oxygen, came down nearly dead. When they asked him, they said why did you go up there to die? He said I didn't, I went up there to live.

  • Nick Van Owen: [referring to Ian and Kelly] Do you see any family resemblance?

  • Dr. Ian Malcolm: What's your background? Wildlife photography?

    Nick Van Owen: Yeah. Wildlife, combat... you name it. When I was with Nightline, I was in Rwanda, Chechnya, all over Bosnia. Do some volunteer work for Greenpeace once in a while.

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: Greenpeace? What drew you there?

    Nick Van Owen: Women. 80 percent female, Greenpeace.

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: That's noble.

    Nick Van Owen: Yeah well, noble was last year. This year I'm getting paid. Hammond's check cleared, or I wouldn't be going on this wild goose chase...

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: Uh, where your going is the only place in the world where the geese chase *you*!

  • Nick Van Owen: You looking for a problem?

    Dieter: And I found you, didn't I?

  • Nick Van Owen: [to Sarah as she's trying to fix the baby T-Rex's leg] Whenever you're ready, he's fighting here, Dr. Quinn.

  • Nick Van Owen: [about the stegosauruses] They're just protecting their baby.

    Dr. Ian Malcolm: [about Sarah] So am I.

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