Come with me if you want to live

"Come with me if you want to live."

"Come with me if you want to live." is a widely known catch phrase from the Terminator franchise.


  • The T-800 and John Connor went to Pescadero State Hospital to help Sarah Connor escape. The two went up an elevator and Sarah sees the T-800 coming out of the elevator and runs. She is eventually held by the hospital staff, but the T-800 subdues them effortlessly. He then reached its hand toward her and said "Come with me if you want to live." She took its hand and ran with them from the T-1000. Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • When rescuing Kyle Reese, John Connor came out of the smoke and said "Come with me if you want to live". T2: The Future War
  • After saving his younger self, John Connor was originally going to say "Come with me if you want to live". However, he said "Come with me if — No, never mind" instead. Terminator: Revolution issue #2
  • After traveling through the TDE sphere and shooting the T-1000, The Terminator looked at John Connor and said "Come with me if you want to live." right before leaving through the time sphere with him to the future. T2 3-D: Battle Across Time
  • When Marcus Wright is being attacked by a T-600, Kyle Reese came out and knocked him to the ground, saving him from the T-600's shots before saying "Come with me if you want to live". He then ran off, with Marcus following him. Terminator Salvation
  • After saving Kyle from the T-1000 by running over him, Sarah says "Come with me if you want to live" to Kyle. Terminator Genisys


  • Kyle Reese says this line twice on screen: in The Terminator and again in Terminator Salvation. He also says a variation of the line in Sarah's dream in "The Good Wound".
  • Kyle Reese, John Connor, and Sarah Connor said and heard the line.
  • Sarah Connor has heard this line three times on screen: in The Terminator, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, and Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.
  • "Come with me if you want to live" is never directly stated in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines but a similar phrase is said.
    • After the T-850 shot the T-X with a rocket launcher while pursuing Kate Brewster, John Connor opened the door to the car he and the T-850 were in. He said "Get in! Do you wanna live?! Come on!" and she ran in and they drove off.
  • In Syphon Filter 3, Gabe Logan tells a Japanese hostage the same thing during "Hotel Fukushima".
  • It is used in The Lego Movie but is slightly changed; when Wildstyle rescues Emmett from the police station, she tells him, 'Come with me if you want to 'not die'."


  • In the fourth season of the TV series Chuck, Linda Hamilton as Chuck's mother says once "Come with me if you want to live".[citation needed]
  • In the episode 3 "Broken Bough" of Syfy's Defiance season 3, Linda Hamilton (playing Pilar McCawley) said "Come with me if you want to live" to character Jonathan Nolan (Grant Bowler).
  • In the 1995 film Casper , the titular ghost says it complete with Arnold Schwarzenegger impression when he turns himself into a superhero version of himself.
  • In the episode 13 of The CW's Supernatural season 12, Dagon (played by Ali Ahn) said "Come with me if you want to live" to Kelly Kline (played by Courtney Ford), who is pregnant of Lucifer's child and was being pursued by angels wanting to terminate her.

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