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What is this quote from?

"Mister, take your fancy book learnin' somewhere else!" or maybe "You can take your fancy book learnin' someplace else, fella." Something like that.

by Anonymousreply 2004/20/2013

The Simpsons?

by Anonymousreply 104/19/2013

Uncle Jed Clampett

by Anonymousreply 204/19/2013

Duck dynasty

by Anonymousreply 304/19/2013

I figured the Simpsons were referencing something older. Besides, it's more than just the phrase "fancy book learning." It's the "we don't need your..." part, too.

by Anonymousreply 404/19/2013

Hamlet.

by Anonymousreply 504/19/2013

Mrs. Dalloway

by Anonymousreply 604/19/2013

Madonna said it to Warren Beatty when he asked her to study the Dick Trcey comic book prior to filming.

by Anonymousreply 704/19/2013

Molly Brown says it to Gladys in the 2nd act of the stage version.

by Anonymousreply 804/19/2013

The 2012 Republican National Convention

by Anonymousreply 904/19/2013

I'm probably way off base but could it possibly be Mayella Ewell's witness stand speech from TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD? The tone of your quote, OP, and the use of the word "fancy" brought it to mind:

"I got somethin' to say. And then I ain't gonna say no more. He took advantage of me. An' if you fine, fancy gentlemen ain't gonna do nothin' about it, then you're just a bunch of lousy, yella, stinkin' cowards, the - the whole bunch of ya, and your fancy airs don't come to nothin'. Your Ma'am'in' and your Miss Mayellarin' - it don't come to nothin', Mr. Finch, not... no..."

by Anonymousreply 1004/20/2013

I googled the quote....it apparently is from datalounge.

by Anonymousreply 1104/20/2013

I was thinking the same thing r10.

by Anonymousreply 1204/20/2013

You beat me to it, r9.

W&W for you, because I'm a narcissist.

by Anonymousreply 1304/20/2013

Charles Dickens

by Anonymousreply 1404/20/2013

Spoiler Alert @ R9!!

by Anonymousreply 1504/20/2013

CRITIQUE OF PURE REASON by Immanuel Kant

by Anonymousreply 1604/20/2013

Sounds like it comes from a John Wayne movie, but I can't find a connection.

by Anonymousreply 1704/20/2013

Sarah Palin.

by Anonymousreply 1804/20/2013

You're having a flashback to your last trip to Walmart.

by Anonymousreply 1904/20/2013

The thread has a winner, R18.

by Anonymousreply 2004/20/2013
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