"Rooster" Cogburn quotes

Mr. Rat, I have a writ here that says you are to stop eating Cheng Lee's cornmeal forthwith. Now, It's a rat writ, writ for a rat, and this is lawful service of same! [to Mattie] See? He doesn't pay any attention to me. [BANG! he shoots the rat] You can't serve papers on a rat, baby sister. You either kill him or let him be.

Baby sister, I was born game, and I mean to go out that way.

General Price don't belong to me. He just rooms with me. Cats don't belong to nobody. 'Course, I depend on him.

A fella that carries a big-bore Sharps carbine might come in handy… if we get jumped by elephants, or buffalo, or something.

By God! That girl reminds me o' me!

LaBoeuf, if you get crosswise of me you'll think a ton of brick had fell on you! You'll wisht you was back at the Alamo with Travis!

It's a shame, a kid like Moon losing his leg. He's too young to be hoppin' around on a little peg. Loves to dance too much — and sports!

DAMN a man that whistles!

Young fella, if you're looking for trouble, I'll accommodate you. Otherwise, leave it alone.

Ned doesn't go around killing people for no reason. Had he a reason, he'd kill them.

Fill your hand, you son-of-a-bitch!

Damn that Texican! When you need him, he's dead.

We've got to get you to a doctor or you'll be deader than he is!

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