Quotation by Frances Goodrich

You sit around here and you spin your little webs and you think the whole world revolves around you and your money. Well it doesn't, Mr. Potter. In the whole vast configuration of things I'd say you were nothing but a scurvy little spider.
Frances Goodrich (1891–1984), U.S. screenwriter, and Frank Capra. George Bailey (Jimmy Stewart), It's a Wonderful Life, to Potter, who has just offered him a lot of money to leave the Savings and Loan (1947).

additional scenes by Jo Swerling. Based on a story by Philip Van Doren Stern.
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