IMDb > Haman (Character) > Quotes
No Photo Available
Quicklinks
Top Links
main detailsbiographyby votesphoto galleryquotes
Filmographies
by yearby typeby ratingsby votesby TV seriesby genreby keyword
Biographical
biography
Did You Know?
photo galleryquotes

Quotes for
Haman (Character)
from One Night with the King (2006)

The content of this page was created by users. It has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
One Night with the King (2006)
Queen Esther: Let my life be given me, at my petition and my people at my request
King Xerxes: You demand me your life, and that of your people? My dear girl,I know not of your people, you have yet to tell me who they are.
Queen Esther: Have we been nearly sold as slaves? I would have held my tounge, This... This Haman wanted our blood, my blood, the blood of Jacob, your Jacob. Your Jacob was given a new name, Israel. As do was I.
King Xerxes: You... Esther, a Jew?
Queen Esther: Not Esther, my lord, Hadassah Batabihan ,Daughter of the tribe of Benjamen, Child of the most high God.
Haman, the Amelekite: Never have I heard I heard a more pathetic story in my entire life.

Haman, the Amelekite: Pieces are falling into place, ones we have spoken of. One by one.
Haman's Wife: [chidding] Soothsaying does not become you, Haman.
Haman, the Amelekite: Oh my darling, I speak of the truth, not of stars. My burden I would not wish on any man! But the blood of my forefather will be avenged! The god will smile down on our sons for our obedience.
Haman's Wife: Are you mad? 'This' is you plan?

Queen Esther: [after being told of the King's intentions] And who is this honored man?
Haman, the Amelekite: A scribe. A Jewish scribe, who claims to have saved the King's life.
Queen Esther: I should think you would be honored by such a privilege given by the King.
Haman, the Amelekite: [seething] Honored? Prestige of Persian is at stake. What will it be said of your husband, the king that he commanded his highest prince to lead a Jew through the streets? A Jew, my lady!
Queen Esther: And how is a Jew any different than you or I?
Haman, the Amelekite: They are our enemy! They must be destroyed.
Queen Esther: They may your enemy, but not mine.
Haman, the Amelekite: The way you defend them, one might almost think...
Queen Esther: [challenging] One might think what, my prince?
Haman, the Amelekite: One might think that is all, my lady. One might think.


Esther and the King (1960)
King Ahasuerus: Now I will stem the ambitions of that young Macedonian upstart. Whar's his name?
Haman: Alexander.
King Ahasuerus: That's it.