Raleigh Quotes in The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)


Raleigh Quotes:

  • Raleigh: [after reading a private investigator's research on Margot's background, which reveals she's been a smoker since she was 12, she married a man in Jamaica at 19, has had numerous affairs and one-night stands with men and women, including Eli Cash] She smokes.

  • Medical Student: [about Dudley] Can the boy tell time?

    Raleigh: Oh, my Lord, no.

  • Raleigh: You don't love me any more, do you?

    Margot: I do, kind of. I can't explain it right now.

  • Raleigh: Are you ever coming home?

    Margot: Maybe not.

    Raleigh: You're joking.

    Margot: No.

    Raleigh: Well, I want to die.

  • Dudley Heinsbergen: You wanna play some word games, or do some experiments on me or anything?

    Raleigh: [lying on the couch, depressed after hearing about Margot's adultery] No.

  • Raleigh: [Into tape recorder, softly] Dudley suffers from a rare disorder combining symptoms of amnesia, dyslexia, and color-blindness, with a highly acute sense of hearing.

    Dudley Heinsbergen: [from adjoining room] I'm not color blind, am I?

    Raleigh: I'm afraid you are.

  • [the priest breaks his ankle and is being loaded into the ambulance]

    Raleigh: Do you have an alternate?

    Priest: No.

    Raleigh: Are there priests on call?

  • Raleigh: You've made a cuckold of me.

    Margot: I know.

    Raleigh: Many times over.

    Margot: I'm sorry.

    Raleigh: And you nearly killed your poor brother.

    Ethel: What's he talking about?

    Margot: It doesn't matter.

    Raleigh: She's balling Eli Cash.

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