Maddie: You are too old and fat to be jumping fences.
Rooster: Well, come see a fat old man some time!

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Ned Pepper: I call that bold talk for a one-eyed fat man.

Rooster: Give me your cup.
Maddie: I don’t drink coffee, thank you.
Rooster: Well, now, what do you drink?
Maddie: I’m partial to cold buttermilk.
Rooster: Well, we ain’t got none of that. We ain’t got no lemonade either!

Maddie: I hope you don’t think I’m going to keep you in whiskey?
Rooster: I don’t buy that, I confiscate it. And a touch of it wouldn’t do you any harm against the night air!
Maddie: I would not put a thief in my mouth to steal my brains!
Rooster: Well, it’s the real article! Genuine, double-rectified bust head! Aged in the keg!

Rooster: Why, she reminds me of me!

Maddie: You’re trying to take advantage of me.
Rooster: I’m giving you my children’s rates.