Fidgity Elephant Quotes in Dumbo (1941)


Fidgity Elephant Quotes:

  • [after the pyramid accident]

    Elephant Matriarch: Oh, I never thought I'd live to see the big top fall.

    Giddy: Because of that Dumbo, I never *can* show my face there again.

    Fidgity Elephant: Oh, look at my beautiful tail!

    Elephant Matriarch: I just like to spank the daylights out of him, I...

    [she raises her trunk from her cast, but the pain stops her, and she groans as she lowers her trunk back into the cast]

    Prissy: Oh, that won't be necessary, dearie. They fixed him good.

    Elephant Matriarch: What do you mean?

    Giddy: What did they do?

    Fidgity Elephant: Did they beat him?

    Giddy: What is it, Darling?

    Fidgity Elephant: Tell us!

    Elephant Matriarch: Come, come, I demand to know!

    Prissy: Oh, well... they've gone and made him... oh, dear, I just can't say it.

    Elephant Matriarch: Out with it!

    Prissy: Made him a clown.

    Fidgity Elephant: A clown?

    Giddy: No!

    Prissy: Yes!

    Elephant Matriarch: Oh, the shame of it. Let us take the solemn vow.

    [all the elephants raise their trunks]

    Elephant Matriarch: From now on, he is no longer an elephant.

    [they touch trunks together]

  • [Dumbo's ears are revealed, and the other elephants gasp]

    Elephant Matriarch: Is it possible?

    Giddy: Isn't there some mistake?

    Prissy: Just look at those... those... E-A-R-S.

    Fidgity Elephant: Those what? Oh, ears!

    [Takes one of Dumbo's ears]

    Fidgity Elephant: Oh, these! Aren't they funny?


    Fidgity Elephant: [Mrs. Jumbo slaps her on the trunk, while the others gasp in terror]

    Prissy: What a temper!

    Fidgity Elephant: What did I do? Tell me, did I say anything?

    Elephant Matriarch: A perfectly harmless remark.

    Fidgity Elephant: I said they're funny looking, they *are* funny!

    Prissy: They certainly are.

    Giddy: After all, who cares about her precious little Jumbo?

    Prissy: Jumbo? You mean Dumbo.

    Elephant Matriarch: Dumbo!

    [All laugh]

  • Fidgity Elephant: Can you bear it? When she doused the ringmaster, I just thought I'd die!

    Giddy: Well personally, *I* think she went a bit too far.

    Elephant Matriarch: After all, one musn't forget one is a lady.

    Fidgity Elephant: Oh, you're right, dear.

    Giddy: Oh, well, I suppose that's mother love.

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