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“Captains Courageous” quotes
Title Captains Courageous
All actors – Freddie Bartholomew, Spencer Tracy, Lionel Barrymore, Melvyn Douglas, Charley Grapewin, Mickey Rooney, John Carradine, Oscar O'Shea, Jack La Rue, Walter Kingsford, Donald Briggs, Sam McDaniel
“What's the trouble about that? That fine way. The Savior, He take my father up to fishermen's Heaven - with all his old friends.”
“- Harvey: You can't write songs.
- Manuel: I don't write them. I just find them in my mouth.”
“Songs about the sun and the sea. Songs about the clouds. Big songs - about the wind and the storms. And little songs too - about the tip on my mother's nose. Oh, my father, he feel beautiful inside.”
“- Harvey: People learn songs. Songs aren't just inside of people like that.
- Manuel: Sometimes a song so big and sweet inside, I just can't get them out. And then I look up at stars and maybe cry, it feels so good.”
“We all got to be ashamed once. So we don't do things again when we got be ashamed of.”
“There's a place in my heart for the one I love best, and I still have her picture tattooed on my chest.”
“- Harvey: A song can't be any good like that! When you just make it up.
- Manuel: That's best kind songs. When you feel good inside, like trade winds, she just come out.”
“- Harvey: Do you think they really fish in heaven?
- Manuel: Well, sure they fish in heaven. What else they do?”
“He teach me how to fish, how to sail boat! He give me arms and hands and feet, feeling good outside and he teach me how to feel good inside!”