"Without a customer, you don't have a business -- all you have is a hobby."
A doctor accidentally prescribes his patient a laxative instead of a coughing syrup.
Three days later the patient comes for a check-up and the doctor asks: “Well? Are you still coughing?”
The patient replies: “No. I’m afraid to.”
An 11-year-old girl proposed the name for Pluto after the Roman god of the Underworld.
In the 16th and 17th century wealthy Europeans ate corpses thinking they'd cure them of ailments.
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
In the film, when Elizabeth arrives at St. Paul's Cathedral, construction is going on. In real life, St. Paul's actually needed repair work. Director Shekhar Kapur decided to improvise, and gave the workers costumes and period tools to cut real stone that was being installed in the cathedral. The workers in the scene are real-life stonemasons and construction workers.
"You know how to whistle, don't you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow."
To Have and Have Not, 1944
If you could have more friends, would you?
Why am I doing what I am doing? Why? Why? Why? Why?