Flounder Quotes in The Little Mermaid (1989)


Flounder Quotes:

  • Ariel: [after Rescuing the Prince] Is he dead?

    Scuttle: It's hard to say.

    [Place's his ear to Eric's foot]

    Scuttle: Oh I can't make out a heartbeat.

    Ariel: No look, he's breathing. He's so beautiful.

    Ariel: [singing] What would i give to live where you are/ What would I pay to stay here beside you/ what would I do to see you smiling at me/ Where would we walk/ where would we run/ If we could stay all day in the sun/ Just you and me/ and I could be/ part of your world

    Grimsby: [Calling Out] Eric. Eric

    [the approaching Grimsby and Max's barking send a startled Ariel Back into the Ocean]

    Grimsby: [Helping Eric to his Feet] Oh, you really delight in these sadistic strain on my blood pressure don't you.

    Prince Eric: A girl, rescued me. She was singing. She had the most beautiful voice.

    Grimsby: Ah Eric, I think you swallowed a bit to much sea-water. Off we go. Come along Max.

    Sebastian: [after watching the unfolding events] We just gonna forget the whole thing ever happened. The Sea-King will never know. You won't tell him.

    Flounder: [Knods in agreement]

    Sebastian: I won't tell him. I will stay in one peace

    [Ariel has possitioned herself on top of a rock watching Eric longinly]

    Ariel: [sung] I don't know when/ I don't know how/ But I know something's starting right now/ Watch and you'll see/ Someday I'll be/ Part of Your World

  • Triton: I just don't know what we're going to do with you, young lady.

    Ariel: Daddy, I'm sorry, I just forgot, I.

    Triton: As a result of your careless behavior.

    Sebastian: Careless and reckless behavior!

    Triton: The entire celebration was, er.

    Sebastian: Well, it was ruined! That's all, completely destroyed! This concert was to be the pinnacle of my distinguished career. Now thanks to you, I am the laughingstock of the entire kingdom!

    Flounder: But it wasn't her fault! Ah well first, ahh, this shark chased us yeah yeah! And we tried to but we couldn't and then grr and and we whoa! Ah, and then we were safe. But then this seagull came, and it was this is this, and that is that, and.

    Triton: Seagull?

    [Flounder gasps and hides in Ariel's hair as she gives him a dirty look]

    Triton: What? Oh you went up to the surface again, didn't you? Didn't you?

    Ariel: Nothing happened.

    Triton: Ariel, How many times must we go through this? You could've been seen by one of those barbarians by by one of those humans!

    Ariel: Daddy, they're not barbarians!

    Triton: They're dangerous; do you think I would want to see my youngest daughter snared by some fish eater's hook?

    Ariel: I'm sixteen years old. I'm not a child anymore.

    Triton: Don't you take that tone of voice with me, young lady. As long as you live under my ocean, you'll obey my rules!

    Ariel: But if you would just listen.

    Triton: Not another word! And I am never, never to hear of you going to the surface again. Is that clear?

    [Ariel leaves, crying]

  • Scuttle: Well, look at what the catfish dragged in!


    Scuttle: Look at ya! Look at ya! There's something different. Don't tell me. I got it. It's your hairdo, right? You've been using the dinglehopper, right?

    [Ariel shakes her head]

    Scuttle: No? No, huh? Well, let me see. New seashells? No new seashells. I gotta admit, I can't put my foot on it right now, but if I just stand here long enough, I should...

    Sebastian: She's got legs, you idiot! She traded her voice to the sea witch and got legs! Geez, mon!

    Scuttle: I knew that.

    Flounder: Ariel's been turned into a human. She'll have to make the prince fall in love with her, and he's gotta he's gotta kiss her.

    Sebastian: And she's only got three days!

  • Scuttle: I haven't seen this in years, this is wonderful!

    Ariel: What is it?

    Scuttle: A banded, bulbous snarfblatt.

    ArielFlounder: Oh.

  • Ariel: All right, I'm going inside. You can just stay here and watch for sharks.

    Flounder: Okay. Yeah, you go. I'll just stay and What? Sharks? Ariel!

  • Ariel: Flounder, don't be such a guppy.

    Flounder: I'm not a guppy.

  • Scuttle: You see the snarfblatt dates back to pre-hysterical times when humans would sit around and stare at each other all day.

    [long pause]

    Scuttle: got very boring. So they invented this snarfblatt to make fine music, allow me!

    [Attempts to blow the pipe and seaweed crops out of it]

    Ariel: [realizing] Music?

    Scuttle: It's stuck!

    [coughs and gags]

    Ariel: Oh, the concert! Oh my gosh my father's gonna kill me!

    Flounder: The concert was today?

  • Ariel: Flounder, you really are a guppy.

    Flounder: I am not!

  • Dean Vernon Wormer: Here are your grade point avarages. Mr. Kroger: two C's, two D's and an F. That's a 1.2. Congratulations, Kroger. You're at the top of the Delta pledge class. Mr. Dorfman?

    Flounder: [drunk] Hello!

    Dean Vernon Wormer: 0.2... Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life, son. Mr. Hoover, president of Delta house? 1.6; four C's and an F. A fine example you set! Daniel Simpson Day... HAS no grade point average. All courses incomplete. Mr. Blu...

    [sees Bluto with a pair of pencils in his nostrils]

    Dean Vernon Wormer: Mr. Blutarsky... zero... point... zero.

    [Bluto shrugs]

  • [Flounder has just fired a blank cartridge near Neidermeyer's horse, and the horse has dropped dead]

    Bluto: Holy shit!

    D-Day: There were blanks in that gun!

    Flounder: I didn't even point the gun at him!

    Bluto: Holy shit!

    [D-Day checks the gun]

    D-Day: There WERE blanks in that gun!

    Flounder: Maybe he had a heart attack.

    Bluto: Holy shit!

  • D-Day: Hey, quit your blubberin'. When I get through with this baby you won't even recognize it.

    Otter: Flounder, you can't spend your whole life worrying about your mistakes! You fucked up... you trusted us! Hey, make the best of it! Maybe we can help.

    Flounder: [crying] That's easy for you to say! What am I going to tell Fred?

    Otter: I'll tell you what. We'll tell Fred you were doing a great job taking care of his car, but you parked it out back last night and this morning... it was gone. We report it as stolen to the police. D-Day takes care of the wreck. Your brother's insurance company buys him a new car.

    Flounder: Will that work?

    Otter: Hey, it's gotta work better than the truth.

    Bluto: [thrusting six-pack into Flounder's hands] My advice to you is to start drinking heavily.

    Otter: Better listen to him, Flounder, he's in pre-med.

    D-Day: [firing up blow-torch] There you go now, just leave everything to me.

  • Flounder: I can't believe I threw up in front of Dean Wormer.

    Boon: Face it, Kent. You threw up "on" Dean Wormer.

  • Hoover: Kent is a legacy, Otter. His brother was a '59, Fred Dorfman.

    Flounder: He said legacies usually get asked to pledge automatically.

    Otter: Oh, well, usually. Unless the pledge in question turns out to be a real closet-case.

    OtterBoon: Like Fred.

  • Flounder: You guys playing cards?

  • Flounder: What is my Delta Tau Chi name?

    Bluto: Dorfman, I've thought long and hard about this. Your Delta Tau Chi name is... Flounder.

    Flounder: Flounder?

  • Otter: Flounder, I am appointing you pledge representative to the social committee.

    Flounder: Gee Otter, thanks. What do I have to do?

    Otter: It means you have to drive us to the Food King.

  • Flounder: May I have ten thousand marbles, please?

  • Flounder: Oh boy is this great!

  • Flounder: I hope I score. Oh boy, oh boy!

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