Petersen Quotes in Beat the Devil (1953)
Petersen: You mean Mrs. Chelm is an unqualified liar?
Billy Dannreuther: Well, let's say she uses her imagination rather than her memory.
Ahmed: Our country is in a state of unrest.
Petersen: Oh, I am sorry!
Petersen: A good laugh does more for the stomach muscles than five minutes' sitting-up exercises.
Petersen: Of course, this is not an official offer, but I wanted you to be aware that you are high on my list of possible captains.
Brandi Boski: Thank you, Mrs. Petersen. I'll really try to do my best.
Petersen: I know you will. Then I can count on you coming in tomorrow?
Brandi Boski: [surprised] Uh, Saturday?
Petersen: I know what day it is, Brandi.
Brandi Boski: Yes, of course, I know you do; but, but I came in last Saturday.
Petersen: Oh. I see.
[She starts to turn away]
Brandi Boski: But no, no, no, no, it's - I can come in, it's fine. It's no problem.
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