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Movie Quote of the Day – The Snows of Kilimanjaro, 1952 (dir. Henry King)


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Harry Street: Darling, there’s a war going on there.
Cynthia Green: There’s a war going on here too right at this table! There’s a dandy little war going on!

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Movie Quote of the Day – Mogambo, 1953 (dir. John Ford)


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Eloise Y. Kelly: You couldn’t tell him?
Victor Marswell: No.
Eloise Y. Kelly:  You went noble.
Victor Marswell: I went yellow.
Eloise Y. Kelly: You went noble. [beat] How do you plan to break the news down the street?
Victor Marswell: I’ll think of some way.
Eloise Y. Kelly: [pointing to alcohol] That’s just the way to keep you clearheaded, of course.
Victor Marswell: Sometimes it gets you nasty enough to get a nasty job done.
Eloise Y. Kelly: Then don’t be so stingy with your nastiness, partner.
Victor Marswell: Come here. Let’s have a drink. [beat] Like I’ve always said, Kelly, you’re all right.
Eloise Y. Kelly: Here’s to your noble nastiness.

Movie Quote of the Day – The Angel Wore Red, 1960 (dir. Nunnally Johnson)


Soledad: But do you need four eyeballs?
Hawthorne:  Every one-eyed gentleman needs at least four for routine social demands.