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Dorothy Shaw Quotes:

  • Dorothy Shaw: You know I think you're the only girl in the world who can stand on a stage with a spotlight in her eye and still see a diamond inside a man's pocket.

  • Dorothy Shaw: I like a man who can run faster than I can.

  • Lady Beekman: You'll find I mean business!

    Dorothy Shaw: Oh, really? Then why are you wearing that hat?

  • [Dorothy is admiring some athletes]

    Gus Esmond: Dorothy Shaw. I want you to remember you're supposed to be the chaperone on this trip.

    Dorothy Shaw: Now lets get this straight, Gus. The chaperone's job is to see that nobody else has any fun. Nobody chaperone's the chaperone. That's why I'm so right for this job.

  • Dorothy Shaw: Remember, honey, on your wedding day it's All right to say "yes."

  • Dorothy Shaw: In bed by nine? That's when life just begins!

  • Dorothy Shaw: If we can't empty his pockets between us, then we're not worthy of the name Woman.

  • Lorelei Lee: Dorothy. Mr. Esmond and I are getting married.

    Dorothy Shaw: To each other?

    Gus Esmond: Of course to each other. Who else to?

    Dorothy Shaw: Well, I don't know about you Gus, but I always figured Lorelei would end up with the Secretary of the Treasury.

  • Lorelei Lee: Excuse me, but what is the way to Europe, France?

    Dorothy Shaw: Honey, France is IN Europe.

    Lorelei Lee: Well, who said it wasn't?

    Dorothy Shaw: Well... you wouldn't say you wanted to go to North America, Mexico.

    Lorelei Lee: If that's where I wanted to go, I would.

    Dorothy Shaw: [to the Ticket Checker in exasperation] The dealer passes.

  • Lorelei Lee: [Lorelei is holding a tiara] How do you put it around your neck?

    Dorothy Shaw: You don't, honey, it goes on your head!

    Lorelei Lee: You must think I was born yesterday.

    Dorothy Shaw: Well, sometimes there's just no other possible explanation.

  • Dorothy Shaw: Honey, did it ever occur to you that some people just don't care about money?

    Lorelei Lee: Please, we're talking serious here.

  • Dorothy Shaw: Listen, either you hock some of that stuff or get the price of a diamond tiara out of him.

    Lorelei Lee: How much do you think a diamond tiara will cost?

    Dorothy Shaw: Fifteen thousand at least.

    Lorelei Lee: [Concentrates] Let's see, that'll take an hour and 45 minutes.

  • Dorothy Shaw: For instance, who's the young man who just tried to steal second base?

    Ernie Malone: Name is Malone.

    Dorothy Shaw: I'm Dorothy, well Mr. Malone...

    Ernie Malone: You're the most attractive girl in the room so I came over to tell you, do you mind?

    Dorothy Shaw: No, I might as well warn you, flattery will get you anywhere.

    Ernie Malone: In that case we haven't got any problems.

  • Dorothy Shaw: [singing] Bye bye baby. Remember you're my baby when they give you the eye.

  • Dorothy Shaw: [singing] When love goes wrong, nothing goes right. This one thing, I know.

    Lorelei Lee: [singing] When love goes wrong, a man take flight.

    Dorothy Shaw: [singing] And women get uppity-oh.

  • Dorothy Shaw: [singing] I like a beautiful hunk of man. But I'm no physical culture fan. Ain't there anyone here for love?

  • Gus Esmond: [as she tries on the diamond ring he's just given her] Is it the right size?

    Lorelei Lee: Well, it can never be too big. Do you think that's too small, Dorothy?

    Dorothy Shaw: [whistles] Looks like it oughta have a highball around it.

  • Lady Beekman: You might be interested in my tiara. I always carry it with me. Afraid to leave it in the stateroom.

    Dorothy Shaw: And you're not afraid to show it to Lorelei?

  • Ernie Malone: I'm not that bad all the time. Sometimes I'm very nice. Sometimes I just speak without thinking.

    Dorothy Shaw: I get the picture. You're half sweet and half acid.

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