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Quotations from Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind is a historical epic drama film about the white South following the American Civil War during the Reconstruction era. The movie also includes one of the greatest romance stories in cinema history. The film is based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel "Gone with the Wind" by Margaret Mitchell. The movie is directed by Victor Fleming, George Cukor, and Sam Wood. It stars Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel, and Butterfly McQueen. It was originally had a wide release on January 17, 1940.

Read some great quotes from one of the most famous movies of all-time that is still viewed widely around the world, Gone with the Wind.


Bonnie Blue Butler: London Bridge? Will it be falling down?
Rhett Butler: Well, it will if you want it to, darling.
Scarlett: Go! Go!
[She whips the horse many times, and it falls down dead]
Prissy: It's dead! It's dead!
Rene Picard: Twenty dollars. Twenty dollars for Miss Maybelle Merriwether.
Tony Fontaine: Twenty five dollars for Miss Fanny Elsing.
Dr. Meade: Only twenty five dollars to give?
Rhett Butler: One hundred and fifty dollars in gold.
Dr. Meade: For what lady, sir?
Rhett Butler: For Mrs. Charles Hamilton.
Dr. Meade: For whom, sir?
Rhett Butler: Mrs. Charles Hamilton.
Dr. Meade: Mrs. Hamilton is in mourning, Captain Butler. But I'm sure any of our Atlanta belles would be proud to...
Rhett Butler: Dr. Meade, I said Mrs. Charles Hamilton.
Dr. Meade: She will not consider it, sir.
Scarlett: Oh, yes, I will.
Gerald O'Hara: Do you mean to tell me, Katie Scarlett O'Hara, that Tara, that land doesn't mean anything to you? Why, land is the only thing in the world worth workin' for, worth fightin' for, worth dyin' for, because it's the only thing that lasts.
Scarlett: Ooh, if I just wasn't a lady, WHAT wouldn't I tell that varmint.
Rhett Butler: You still think you're the cutest trick in shoe leather.
Scarlett: As God is my witness, as God is my witness they're not going to lick me. I'm going to live through this and when it's all over, I'll never be hungry again. No, nor any of my folk. If I have to lie, steal, cheat or kill. As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Rhett Butler: Did you ever think of marrying just for fun?
Scarlett: Marriage, fun? Fiddle-dee-dee. Fun for men you mean.
Prissy: Lawzy, we got to have a doctor. I don't know nothin' 'bout birthin' babies.
Gerald O'Hara: It will come to you, this love of the land. There's no gettin' away from it if you're Irish.
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