Ace in the Hole

Ace in the Hole quotes

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Charles Tatum
Lorraine Minosa


Reporter: We're all in the same boat here.
Charles Tatum: I'm in the boat. You're in the water. Now let's see how you can swim.


Bad news sells best. Cause good news is no news.

How'd you like to make a thousand dollars a day, Mr. Boot? I'm a thousand-dollar-a-day newspaperman. You can have me for nothing.

I can handle big news and little news. And if there's no news, I'll go out and bite a dog.

I don't pray. Kneeling bags my nylons.

I've done a lot of lying in my time. I've lied to men who wear belts. I've lied to men who wear suspenders. But I'd never be so stupid as to lie to a man who wears both belt and suspenders.

I've met a lot of hard-boiled eggs in my time, but you--you're twenty minutes.

It's a good story today. Tomorrow, it'll be yesterday's news and they'll wrap a fish in it.