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The Thin Man

The Thin Man quotes

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Nick Charles
Nora Charles

View Quote (A detective searches the bedroom dresser)-What’s that man doing in my drawers?!
View Quote Marion: I don't like crooks. And if I did like 'em, I wouldn't like crooks that are stool pigeons. And if I did like crooks that are stool pigeons, I still wouldn't like you!
View Quote Nick: How'd you like Grant's Tomb?
Nora: It's lovely. I'm having a copy made for you.
View Quote Nick: I'm a hero. I was shot twice in the Tribune.
Nora: I read where you were shot five times in the tabloids.
Nick: It's not true. He didn't come anywhere near my tabloids.
View Quote Nick: Now how did you ever remember me?
Dorothy: Oh, you used to fascinate me. A real live detective. You used to tell me the most wonderful stories. Were they true?
Nick: Probably not.
View Quote Nora: All right! Go ahead! Go on! See if I care! But I thinks it's a dirty trick to bring me all the way to New York just to make a widow of me.
Nick: You wouldn't be a widow long...
Nora: You bet I wouldn't!
Nick: ...Not with all your money.
View Quote Nora: Do you want a drink?
Nick: What do you think?
View Quote Nora: How do you feel?
Nick: Terrible. I must have gone to bed sober.
View Quote Nora: Nick? Nicky?
Nick: What?
Nora: You asleep?
Nick: Yes!
Nora: Good. I want to talk to you.
View Quote Nora: Pretty girl.
Nick: Yes. She's a nice type.
Nora: You've got types?
Nick: Only you, darling, lanky brunettes with wicked jaws.
View Quote Nora: What hit me?
Nick: The last martini.
View Quote Nora: You know, that sounds like an interesting case. Why don't you take it?
Nick: I haven't time. I'm much too busy seeing that you don't lose any of the money I married you for.
View Quote Nora:Take care of yourself.
Nick: Why, sure I will.
Nora: Don't say it like that! Say it as if you mean it!
Nick: Well, I do believe the little woman cares.
Nora: I don't care! It's just that I'm used to you, that's all.
View Quote Reporter: Say, listen, is he working on a case?
Nora: Yes, he is.
Reporter: What case?
Nora: A case of scotch. Pitch in and help him.
View Quote Reporter: Well, can't you tell us anything about the case?
Nick: Yes, it's putting me way behind in my drinking.