Gone With The Wind quote - Throwing away happiness.

Quote from Gone With The Wind with Hattie McDaniel as Mammy,Vivien Leigh as Scarlett Butler, Clark Gable as Rhett Butler and his quote snapshot picture

  Gone With The Wind - Throwing away happiness - snapshot picture quote Scarlett Butler: Twenty inches! I've grown as big as Aunt Pitty. You've simply got to make it 18.5 again, Mammy. Mammy: You done had a baby, Miss Scarlett and you ain't never going to be no 18.5 inches again. Never. And there ain't nothing to do about it. Scarlett Butler: There is something to do about it! I'm just not going to get old and fat before my time. I just won't have any more babies! Mammy quote: I heard Mr. Rhett say that he'll be wanting a son next year. Scarlett Butler: Go tell Capt. Butler I've decided not to go out after all. I'll have supper in my room. Rhett Butler: I got your message. I'll have them bring my supper up here, too. No objections to that, I hope? Scarlett Butler: No. Yes. I mean, I don't care where you have your supper. Rhett? Rhett Butler: Yes? Scarlett Butler: You see well, I've decided well, I hope I don't have any more children.
Rhett Butler: My pet, as I told you before Bonnie was born it's immaterial to me whether you have one child or 20! Scarlett Butler: No, but you know what I Do you know what I mean? Rhett Butler: I do. And do you know I can divorce you for this? Scarlett Butler: You're just low enough to think of something like that! If you had any chivalry in you or would be nice, like Well, Ashley Wilkes! Melanie can't have any more children and he... Rhett Butler: You've been to the lumber office this afternoon, haven't you? Scarlett Butler: What has that got to do with it? Rhett Butler: Quite the little gentleman, Ashley. Pray go on, Mrs. Butler. Scarlett Butler quote: It's no use. You wouldn't understand. Rhett Butler: You know, I'm sorry for you, Scarlett. Scarlett Butler: Sorry for me? Rhett Butler: Yes, because you're throwing away happiness with both hands and reaching out for something that'll never make you happy. Scarlett Butler: I don't know what you're talking about. Rhett Butler: If you were free and Melly were dead and you had your precious honorable Ashley, do you think you'd be happy with him? You'd never know him, never even understand his mind any more than you understand anything except money. Scarlett Butler: Never mind about that! What I want to know is Rhett Butler: You may keep your sanctity, Scarlett. It'll work no hardship on me. Scarlett Butler: Do you mean to say you don't care? Rhett Butler: The world is full of many things and many people, and I shan't be lonely. I'll find comfort elsewhere. Scarlett Butler quote: Well, that's fine. But I warn you. Just in case you change your mind, I intend to lock my door. Rhett Butler: Why bother? If I wanted to come in, no lock could keep me out! >>> more quotes from Gone With The Wind