Quotation by Robert Riskin

Ellie: Aren't you going to give me a little credit?
Peter: What for?
Ellie: Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.
Peter: Why didn't you take off all your clothes. You could have stopped forty cars.
Ellie: Ooohh, I'll remember that when we need forty cars.
Robert Riskin (1897–1955), U.S. screenwriter. Ellie (Claudette Colbert), Peter (Clark Gable), It Happened One Night, after she successfully hitched a ride by showing her legs (1934).
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