Le Peron Quotes in Coup de torchon (1981)
Le Peron Quotes:
Le Peron: The brothel's throwing a party for the new colonel. Got any prisoners who can wait on table?
Lucien Cordier: You know I never arrest anyone unless I have to. I have enough troubles of my own.
Leonelli: What good is an empty prison?
[Le Peron and Leonelli are shooting at corpses floating in the river]
Lucien Cordier: What are you hunting?
Leonelli: Nothing, jerk. We're shooting stiffs.
Le Peron: Doesn't bother them and it's fun for us. When dysentery's cured, we'll find a new sport.
Le Peron: You can always be bribed.
Lucien Cordier: I've got no choice. First, I'm underpaid; second, my wife takes all my money; and third, fining you is practically a civic duty.
Le Peron: You've got nothing to do around here.
Lucien Cordier: Doing nothing is my job. I'm paid for it.
Le Peron: So go do nothing somewhere else.
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