“To Catch a Thief” quotes(1955)
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“To Catch a Thief” Quotes 32 quotes
“- John Robie: I only regret one thing.
- Danielle Foussard: That you never asked me to marry you?
- John Robie: No, that I never taught you better English.”
“- Frances Stevens: He's a thief.
- Mrs. Jessie Stevens: And what did he steal from you?
- Frances Stevens: Oh, mother!
- Mrs. Jessie Stevens: Since when is love a crime?”
I heard some talk in the kitchen. They say: "What a pity if they must kill "The Cat"!".
“For what it's worth, I never stole from anybody who would go hungry.”
“- John Robie: Why don't you own a place like this?
- Frances Stevens: Palaces are for royalty. We're just common people with a bank account.”
“- H. H. Hughson: You are a man of obvious good taste in everything. Why did you...
- John Robie: Why did I take up stealing? To live better, to own things I couldn't afford, to acquire this good taste that you now enjoy and which I should be very reluctant to give up.”
“- John Robie: Danielle, you are just a girl. She is a woman.
- Danielle Foussard: Why buy an old car if you can get a new one cheaper? It will run better and last longer.”
“- John Robie: You know as well as I do: this necklace is imitation.
- Frances Stevens: Well, I'm not.”
“- H. H. Hughson: How many did you kill?
- John Robie: 72. But I know something that'll please you: none of them were insured.”
“- John Robie: You're here in Europe to buy a husband.
- Frances Stevens: The man I want doesn't have a price.
- John Robie: That eliminates me.”
“- Frances Stevens: What do you say?
- John Robie: My only comment would be highly censorable.”
“- Frances Stevens: I'm in love with you.
- John Robie: Now that's a ridiculous thing to say.”
“I bet you told her all your trees are sequoias.”
“I'm a great believer of getting down to essentials.”
“- Frances Stevens: I've never caught a jewel thief before. It's stimulating. It's like... It's like...
- John Robie: Like sitting in a hot tub?”
“- John Robie: You know what I think?
- Frances Stevens: About what?
- John Robie: You.
- Frances Stevens: I don't really care.”
“- John Robie: Say something nice to her, Danielle.
- Danielle Foussard: She looks a lot older up close.”
“- H. H. Hughson: Then you are frankly dishonest.
- John Robie: I try to be.”
“- H. H. Hughson: The pastries are light as air.
- John Robie: Germaine has very sensitive hands and an exceedingly light touch. She strangled a German general - without a sound.”
“- John Robie: May I ask you a personal question?
- Frances Stevens: I've been hoping you would.”