Bill Crichton Quotes in Paradise Lagoon (1957)
Bill Crichton Quotes:
Bill Crichton: One can't recapture a dream. Don't spoil it by trying to.
Lord Loam: They'll get used to the idea.
Bill Crichton: I sincerely hope not, my lord.
Lord Loam: None of that, now. Surely you don't object to meeting me as man-to-man. Haven't I always treated you as a human being?
Bill Crichton: No, certainly not, my lord. Your treatment of me has always been as it should be.
Lord Loam: That's enough. This afternoon at 4 o'clock, you will be my equal. I'll soon show you whether you are my equal or not.
Bill Crichton: Oh...
Lord Loam: You do as you are told!
Lady Mary: Are you ambitious?
Bill Crichton: Ambitious? For what?
Lady Mary: To better yourself.
Bill Crichton: My lady! I am the son of a butler and a lady's maid. The happiest of all combinations. To me the most beautiful thing in the world is a haughty English aristocratic home with everyone kept in his place.
Lady Mary: That's not how my father would have it.
Bill Crichton: Indeed, he would not, my lady. He would have equality for all. But what good would that do? Any satisfaction I might derive out of being your equal would be ruined by the footman being equal to me.
Lady Mary: Why don't you come deer hunting with me sometime?
Bill Crichton: Ooh! I might find myself chasing the wrong dear.
Ernest: You should be in the staff boat - not with us.
Bill Crichton: Shall I withdraw, sir?
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