Quotation by Alan Jay Lerner

Tommy: You're gonna have trouble with that one.
Milo: Oh no I'm not. He's just not housebroken yet, that's all.
Tommy: When are you going to stop getting yourself involved with young itinerant artists? It never works. If they're no good, you're ashamed. And if they are, they get independent.
Alan Jay Lerner (1918–1986), U.S. songwriter, screenwriter. Tommy (Hayden Rourke), Milo (Nina Foch), An American In Paris, referring to Jerry (Gene Kelly), whom Milo is sponsoring (1951).
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