Brick Tamland Quotes in Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)


Brick Tamland Quotes:

  • Ron Burgundy: Boy, that escalated quickly... I mean, that really got out of hand fast.

    Champ Kind: It jumped up a notch.

    Ron Burgundy: It did, didn't it?

    Brick Tamland: Yeah, I stabbed a man in the heart.

    Ron Burgundy: I saw that. Brick killed a guy. Did you throw a trident?

    Brick Tamland: Yeah, there were horses, and a man on fire, and I killed a guy with a trident.

    Ron Burgundy: Brick, I've been meaning to talk to you about that. You should find yourself a safehouse or a relative close by. Lay low for a while, because you're probably wanted for murder.

  • Brick Tamland: [riding a bear] Hey, Ron. I'm riding a furry tractor.

  • Brick Tamland: Where'd you get your clothes... from the... toilet store?

  • Brick Tamland: I love... carpet.


    Brick Tamland: I love... desk.

    Ron Burgundy: Brick, are you just looking at things in the office and saying that you love them?

    Brick Tamland: I love lamp.

    Ron Burgundy: Do you really love the lamp, or are you just saying it because you saw it?

    Brick Tamland: I love lamp. I love lamp.

  • Brick Tamland: I'm Brick Tamland. People seem to like me because I am polite and I am rarely late. I like to eat ice cream and I really enjoy a nice pair of slacks. Years later, a doctor will tell me that I have an I.Q. of 48 and am what some people call mentally retarded.

  • Brick Tamland: I ate fiberglass insulation. It wasn't cotton candy like the guy said... my tummy itches.

  • Brian Fantana: Don't get me wrong, I love the ladies. I mean they rev my engines, but they don't belong in the newsroom.

    Champ Kind: It is anchor*man*, not anchor*lady*. And that is a scientific fact.

    Brick Tamland: I don't know what we're yelling about.

    Brian Fantana: You're with us, Ron, what do you think?

    Ron Burgundy: [shouting] She... Sh... It's terrible. She has beautiful eyes, and her hair smells like cinnamon.

    Brick Tamland: [shouts] Loud noises.

  • Ron Burgundy: Last time I looked in the dictionary, my name's Ron Burgundy. What's your name?

    Brian Fantana: Brian Fantana.

    Champ Kind: Champ Kind.

    Brick Tamland: Brian Fantana.

    Brian Fantana: No, you're Brick.

    Brick Tamland: Brian.

    Brian Fantana: I'm Brian.

    Brick Tamland: Veronica.

  • Brian Fantana: Where is the suit store? We've been walking for forty-five minutes.

    Champ Kind: Brick, I thought you said this was a shortcut.

    Brick Tamland: Fantastic.

    Ron Burgundy: Well, is it a shortcut or not?

    Brick Tamland: Okay.

  • Ron Burgundy: Brick, where did you get a hand grenade?

    Brick Tamland: I don't know.

  • Brick Tamland: I pooped a hammer.

  • Ron Burgundy: Um, Brick, before I let you go, are you still having your celebrity golf tournament?

    Brick Tamland: Um, no, no. Too many people died last year, so we're not gonna.

  • Brick Tamland: [opposing women in the newsroom] I read somewhere their periods attract bears. Bears can smell the menstruation.

    Brian Fantana: Well, that's just great. You hear that, Ed? Bears. Now you're putting the whole station in jeopardy.

  • Ron Burgundy: [singing] Gonna find my baby, gonna hold her tight / Gonna grab some afternoon delight / My motto's always been, "When it's right, it's right" / Why wait until the middle of a cold dark night?

    Ron BurgundyBrian FantanaChamp KindBrick Tamland: [singing] When everything's a little clearer in the light of day / And we know the night is always gonna be there anyway.

    Brian FantanaBrick Tamland: [singing] Thinkin' of you's workin' up my appetite / Looking forward to a little afternoon delight / Rubbin' sticks and stones together makes the sparks ignite / And the thought of lovin' you is getting so exciting.

    Ron BurgundyBrian FantanaChamp KindBrick Tamland: [singing] Sky rockets in flight / Afternoon delight.

    Ron Burgundy: You guys have it, I think.

    Ron BurgundyBrian FantanaChamp KindBrick Tamland: [singing] Afternoon delight.

    Champ Kind: I don't know Ron, That sounds kinda crazy.

    Brian Fantana: Sounds like you have mental problems, man.

    Brick Tamland: Yeah you got mental problems, man.

    Brian Fantana: Yeah, he really does.

    Brick Tamland: Man.

    Ron BurgundyBrian FantanaChamp KindBrick Tamland: [singing] Afternoon delight.

  • Veronica Corningstone: ...and that can be very distracting. Okay, so when we get to the pet shop...

    Brick Tamland: [while coughing] Cough. Look over here.


    Brick Tamland: Excuse me, Veronica?

    Veronica Corningstone: Yes? What is it, Brick?

    Brick Tamland: I would like to extend to you an invitation to the pants party.

    Veronica Corningstone: Excuse me?

    Brick Tamland: [struggling] The... party. With the... with the pants. Party with pants?

    Veronica Corningstone: Brick, are you saying that there's a party in your pants and that I'm invited?

    Brick Tamland: That's it.

    Veronica Corningstone: Did Brian tell you to say this, Brick?

    Brick Tamland: No. Yes. He did.

    Veronica Corningstone: Okay. No. I don't want to go to a party in your pants.

    Brick Tamland: Very well. Ian, would you like to go to a party in my pants?

    Ian: No, Brick.

    Brick Tamland: All right. Let's go.

    [runs off, there is a sound of crashing off screen]

    Brick Tamland: It's all right. I'm all right.

  • Brick Tamland: I pooped a Cornish game hen.

  • Brick Tamland: [when Veronica is replacing Ron after he fails to turn up] You're not Ron...

  • Brian Fantana: That was one crazy party. I am *hung ovaaah!*.

    Champ Kind: [theatrical version only] I woke up on the floor of some Japanese family's rec room, and they would NOT stop screaming.

    Brick Tamland: Oh, yeah. I ate a big red candle.

  • Champ Kind: [uncut version] Tell me about it. I woke up this morning and I shit a squirrel. I mean it, literally. Hell of it is, damn thing's still alive. So I got this shit-covered squirrel down there in the office. Don't know what to name it.

    Brick Tamland: Oh, I'm sorry, Champ. I think I ate your chocolate squirrel.

  • Brick Tamland: [after a rival news team insults Ron and the team. Brick is standing next to the rival team] Heinie...


    Brick Tamland: He said heinie!

    Champ Kind: Brick, get back over here!

  • Ron Burgundy: Do you guys really want to know what love is?

    Brick Tamland: More than anything in the world, Ron.

  • Ron Burgundy: This is Ron Burgundy, proudly reporting once again for Channel 4 News. Today's story is one of the more remarkable things ever to happen to San Diago or even the world. But in order to properly retell it, I'm going to need some help from my co-anchor, Miss Veronica Corningstone.

    Brick Tamland: [comes on camera] High Pressure systems... High pressure systems...

    Ron Burgundy: [shoves Brick] No, no, no, no, Brick.

  • Brick Tamland: Mm. I just burned my tongue.

  • Brian Fantana: [seriously] I'm telling you, this lady has really crawled into Ron's head.

    Brick Tamland: [breaks out laughing] That's a good one.

  • Brick Tamland: Any moment now, a stork will come in with the new baby panda. Let's just see if I can see what's going on there.

    [looks through the crowd at the panda giving birth]

    Brick Tamland: Oh God...

    [starts crying]

    Brick Tamland: No... I don't understand...

  • Champ Kind: What's it like, Ron?

    Ron Burgundy: The intimate times? Outta sight, my man.

    Brian Fantana: No, the other thing - love.

    Brick Tamland: Yeah, what is that?

  • Brick Tamland: I can always guess how many jelly beans are in a jelly bean jar, even if I'm wrong.

  • Freddie Shapp: You're on the 2 AM to 5 AM slot.

    Ron Burgundy: What? That's the graveyard shift!

    Brick Tamland: I ain't afraid of no ghost!

  • CBC News Anchor: There's not gonna be any fight without Scott Riles and the incredibly polite Canadian news team.

    Canadian Anchor: What about the French-speaking Quebec News? The real voice of Canada!

    CBC News Anchor: Give it a rest, eh?

    Champ Kind: Give me a break! They can't have news. Nothing happens in Canada!

    Canadian Anchor: That's not true! Sometimes people's feelings get hurt.

    CBC News Anchor: And sometimes the lake freezes.

    Brick Tamland: I like your ginger ale!

  • [At Madison Square Park, Ron runs into Jack Lime and his team]

    Ron Burgundy: [shocked] What the hell?

    Jack Lime: Well, hello, Ron. You out for a jog?

    Ron Burgundy: Jack Lime!

    [Parents and children scatter away]

    Ron Burgundy: Where's everyone going? Please, I don't have time to talk, okay? I have to be somewhere.

    Jack Lime: Well, that's funny. 'Cause I got nowhere to be because you pretty much destroyed my career. Do you realize what it did to me, by making myself call me "Jack Lame"?


    Jack Lime: It was a living hell!


    Ron Burgundy: I'm telling you, you have to let me go!

    Jack Lime: Oh, don't worry. Four against one. This'll be over fast.

    Brian Fantana: Maybe not so fast!

    [Champ, Brick, and Brian appear to the rescue]

    Ron Burgundy: My news team! Thank God!

    Champ Kind: Ain't a day that will be or has been that we don't Ron Burgundy's back.

    Jack Lime: Not a problem. When I done with these mutts, I gonna wipe my shoes on the curb.

    Brick Tamland: Oh, yeah, Jack Lime? When I'm done with you, my mom's gonna pick me up and take me home.

  • Brick Tamland: I have a black man that follows me everywhere when it's sunny.

    Ron Burgundy: Actually, I think that's your shadow Brick.

    Brick Tamland: I call him Leon, he's about half as tall as I am, depending on what time of day it is. He likes to play the timpani, and he is a water color.

    Ron Burgundy: What happens to him when it gets cloudy outside?

    Brick Tamland: He goes home.

  • Brick Tamland: The beauty of this soda machine pales in comparison to your beauty.

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