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  • Mrs. Snow: And that doctor, all he gives you is pills. Just pills and bills, just pills and bills, that's all!


  • Pollyanna: Of all the stupid little juvenile tricks! You mean to tell me you brought me all the way up here to see a crummy old... a crummy old tree?!
    Pollyanna: Of all the stupid little juvenile tricks! You mean to tell me you brought me all the way up here to see a crummy old... a crummy old tree?


  • Pollyanna: Well, I suppose I could be glad because...
    Nancy Furman: Yes, go ahead, darling.
    Pollyanna: No! It was a silly game! I hate it! I'll never want to play it again! Leave me alone!


  • Mrs. Amelia Tarbell: [Ben opens the car door] I am not going to budge.
    Ben Tarbell: [looks over his shoulder] I have had just about enough of your nonsense! You're going to join in with the others and make this into a town, not a dynasty. Get down out of that car, Amelia, I'm warning you! Move! [She gets out of the car]


  • Mr. Murg: Why must you bedevil this poor dying woman with your childish silly little story?
    Pollyanna: I just thought she could play the game! [to Mrs. Snow] You could be glad you don't need this horrid old coffin! You could help others, by making the patch-work quilt for the orphans if you wanted. You ought to forget about dying and be glad you're living!


  • Mrs. Snow: What is everybody sniffing about? My goodness, a bunch of ninnies. Think a person couldn't get well.


  • Pollyanna: The Ladies Aids had sent me with this.
    Mrs. Snow: What is it?
    Pollyanna: Calf's foot jelly.
    Mrs. Snow: Calf's foot jelly. Oh, and I had my heart set on lamb's broth, today.
    Pollyanna: You mean chicken, don't you?
    Mrs. Snow: What's that?
    Pollyanna: Well, they told me you always wanted chicken when you were brought jelly.


  • Mrs. Snow: Stop that noise in there! Haven't you any respect for a dying woman?!


  • Nancy Furman: What did we bring her today?
    Pollyanna: Umm, calf's foot jelly.
    Nancy Furman: You wait and see. She's bound to wish she had chicken, and if we brought her chicken, she'd want she had lamb broth. She's just cantankerous!


  • Nancy Furman: Just this one, Mrs. Snow, and I wish this were over with.
    Pollyanna: What's wrong with her?
    Nancy Furman: She's just plain crabby that's what's wrong with her. You never met anyone so cantankerous. If it was Friday, she'd wish it was Tuesday.


  • Ben Tarbell: [Looks at the horse and it whinnies] Exactly.
    Ben Tarbell: [looks at the horse and it whinnies] Exactly.


  • Pollyanna: I like your cousin, Fred, very much.
    Nancy Furman: Oh, he's alright, I guess.
    Pollyanna: He's very handsome and he has a nice smile, but there's something sort of, I don't know, funny about him.
    Nancy Furman: What do you mean "funny?"
    Nancy Furman: What do you mean 'funny?'
    Nancy Furman: What do you mean 'funny'?
    Pollyanna: I know what it is! It's his name. He doesn't look at all like a Fred.
    Nancy Furman: What?!
    Pollyanna: He looks more like a George, to me! [Pollyanna runs off]
    Nancy Furman: Pollyanna! [Nancy chases after her] Wait a minute!


  • Reverend Paul Ford: DEATH COMES UNEXPECTEDLY!


  • Tillie Lagerlof: Get down my cake tins, Angie, we're going to work.
    Angelica: Doing what?
    Tillie Lagerlof: Think she's the Queen of Sheba, does she? Well, she can't stop us from helping out with that bizarre. We're going to bake cakes. Dozens and dozens of 'em.
    Angelica: Where you gonna get the ingredients?
    Tillie Lagerlof: Where do ya think? [grabs a sack of flour from the shelf]


  • Tillie Lagerlof: Who's gonna marry her?!
    Nancy Furman: She means Doctor Chilton.
    Angelica: Ha! Fat chance. Who'd wanna marry old pickled-face Harrington?


  • Angelica: "Glad this. Glad that." You have to be glad about everything? What's the matter with you anyways?
    Angelica: 'Glad this. Glad that.' You have to be glad about everything? What's the matter with you anyways?


  • Pollyanna: Oh, you mean what I said before? I understand that now. I'll never say that again.
    Aunt Polly Harrington: You understand what?
    Pollyanna: About the money. I'm not suppose to be glad, we're so very rich, huh?


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