Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy quotes

18 total quotes (ID: 176)

Boolie Werthan
Hoke Colburn
Main cast
Multiple Characters


Hoke Colburn: Hey, there, Oscar, Junior... how you boys doin' this morning?
Oscar: How the old lady treatin' you, Hoke?
Hoke Colburn: Lord, I tell you one thing... she sho' know how to throw a fit!
[Hoke, Oscar, and Junior break out in laughter]
Daisy Werthan: What's so funny?
Hoke Colburn: Nothin', Miss Daisy. We jus' carryin' on.


Boolie Werthan: What I need is for somebody to drive my mother around.
Hoke Colburn: Well, if you don' mind my askin', sir. How come she's not hirin' for herself?
Boolie Werthan: See, it's kind of a delicate situation.
Hoke Colburn: Oh, yessir, yessir... done gone around the bend a little bit. Well, now, that'll happen as they get old...
Boolie Werthan: Oh, no, she's all there. Too-much-there is the problem!
[Hoke laughs]

Actor Role Morgan Freeman Hoke Colburn Jessica Tandy Daisy Werthan Dan Akyroyd Boolie Werthan Patti LuPone Florine Werthan Esther Rolle Idella