Prospector Quotes in Vanishing Point (1971)
Kowalski: What do you do with those things?
Prospector: Trade 'em. Trade 'em for coffee, sugar, chewing tobacco, salt, flour, and beans, lots of beans, son.
Prospector: It's Locasto and his gang! They jump every good claim! The theivin' lice!
Lars Petersen: I think I bane goin' to yump on somebody!
Prospector: [Describing finding the dead body] No, just one look at that face, and I got out of there as fast as I could!
Con Man: [laughs] Now, what makes people so jittery about the dead? Why, some of my best friends are corpses... the only ones I can trust! Oh, sure, they stink a little but no more than a few alive ones that I know.
Prospector: There was a trial.
Con Man: What happened?
Prospector: A man was murdered.
Con Man: Just one? A slow day!
Prospector: Shut up, you! This is a preacher standing here.
Con Man: Preacher? It can't be! He woke me up. They usually put me to sleep.
Prospector: [to the Preacher] Don't pay him no mind.
Preacher: Who is he?
Prospector: He's a con man... a swindler... an old scalawag.
Con Man: How else can a man live to be old nowadays?
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