Quotations involving the middle name
- Actually, my name is Austin Powers. Danger is my middle name. -- Austin, in Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
- Danger's my middle name! Well, actually it's Quincy, but you guys get the picture. -- Steve Urkel in Family Matters
- Call me Eugene. It's my middle name. --Jerome Morrow in Gattaca
- Reference: Gattaca is a film about eugenics.
- Oh, forgiveness is my middle name. Well, actually it's LaVelle, and I'd appreciate it if you guard that secret with your life. -- Xander Harris, Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode "Teacher's Pet"
- For those lucky enough to be baptised with a middle name, they don’t ever have to wonder what it would be like to be without one. -- Franklin P. Jones.
- I can handle this. "Handle" is my middle name. Actually, "handle" is the middle of my first name. -- Chandler Bing (Matthew Perry), Friends
- And my middle name used to be Helping People. The Helping People Tick. -- The Tick, The Tick
- George: Elaine, Julie.
Julie: Oh, hi. Elaine's my middle name.
Elaine: Oh, mine's Ike.
-- "The Big Salad", Seinfeld
- Note: It was revealed in another episode that her actual middle name is Marie. Ike is actually the nickname of the male-only names Isaac and Dwight.
- We'll put that stuff at the back, not in the window. Luxury is not our middle name. -- Margaret Atwood, Robber Bride (414)
- 'Cause Privacy is my middle name
My last name is Control.
No, my first name ain't Baby—
It's Janet. Miss Jackson, if you're nasty.
— Janet Jackson, "Nasty"
- Actually, Scarlet is my middle name. My whole name is Will Scarlet O'Hara. [pauses] We're from Georgia. -- Will Scarlet, Robin Hood: Men in Tights
- Woody, Woody, Woody… I promise that I will keep an open mind, okay? And anyway, "sensitivity" is my middle name. [opens the door] SWEET MARY IN THE MANGER!-- Dr. Nigel Townsend, Crossing Jordan
- Well, trouble's my middle name. Actually, my middle name is Marion, but I don't want you spreading that around. -- Z (Woody Allen), Antz
- "You might end up dead" is my middle name. -- Frank Drebin (Leslie Nielsen), Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult
- Bending is my middle name. My full name is Bender Bending Rodriguez. -- Bender the robot, from Futurama
- "First name Mr, middle name 'period', last name T!"