Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.— Clark Gable
Revolutionary Rhett Butler quotations
Take my handkerchief, Scarlett. Never, at any crisis of your life, have I known you to have a handkerchief.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
You're like the thief who isn't the least bit sorry he stole, but is terribly, terribly sorry he's going to jail. - Rhett Butler
Say you’ll marry me when I come back or, before God, I won’t go.
I’ll stay around here and play a guitar under your window every night and sing at the top of my voice and compromise you, so you’ll have to marry me to save your reputation.
Scarlett, always save something to fear—even as you save something to love.
Dear Scarlett! You aren't helpless. Anyone as selfish and determined as you are is never helpless. God help the Yankees if they should get you." -Rhett Butler
Only interested in himself and profiting from the war as an unscrupulous entrepreneur, and not in being a patriot: "I believe in Rhett Butler. He's the only cause I know. The rest doesn't mean much to me."
McGovern couldn't carry the South if Rhett Butler were his running mate.
Scarlett O'Hara is going to be a thankless and difficult role.
The part I'd like to play is Rhett Butler.
I'll make him an offer he can't refuse.
I want peace. I want to see if somewhere there isn't something left in life of charm and grace.
Every man sees a little of himself in Rhett Butler.
You should be kissed and by someone who knows how.
Well, my dear, take heart. Some day, I will kiss you and you will like it. But not now, so I beg you not to be too impatient.
I've always had a weakness for lost causes once they're really lost.
I was particularly stunned by the casting of Cruise, who is no more my Vampire Lestat than Edward G. Robinson is Rhett Butler.
God help the man who ever really loves you.
I can't go all my life waiting to catch you between husbands.
A new baby! Why, Scarlett, this is a surprise!” he laughed, leaning down to push the blanket away from Ella Lorena's small ugly face." - Rhett Butler
It's a movie, OK? I went to see GONE WITH THE WIND, but did I really believe there was a guy named Rhett Butler who said, "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn"? No. Movies need heroes and villains, and real life doesn't usually have heroes and villains. Real life has a lot of shades of gray, and moves have black and white even when they're in color.
Rhett: Don't start flirting with me. I'm not one of your plantation beaux. I want more than flirting from you. Scarlett: What do you want? Rhett: I'll tell you, Scarlett O'Hara, if you'll take that Southern-belle simper off your face. Someday I want you to say to me the words I heard you say to Ashley Wilkes: "I love you!" Scarlett: That's something you'll never hear from me, Captain Butler, as long as you live.
I'm not asking you to forgive me. I'll never understand or forgive myself. And if a bullet gets me, so help me, I'll laugh at myself for being an idiot. There's one thing I do know... and that is that I love you, Scarlett. In spite of you and me and the whole silly world going to pieces around us, I love you. Because we're alike. Bad lots, both of us. Selfish and shrewd. But able to look things in the eyes as we call them by their right names.
Anyone as selfish and determined as you are is never helpless.
Madam, you flatter yourself. I do not want to marry you or anyone else. I am not a marrying man. - Rhett Butler
Never pass up new experiences [Scarlett], They enrich the mind." - Rhett Butler