“You’ll never work again. From my house you’ll never work again!”

“He’s a submarine. That guy is an express train, he ain’t a lousy ship anymore!”

“You marry him, he’s got to marry you for spite.”

“There’s too much love for the niece here, that’s the trouble with the whole family!”

“He’s stealin’ from my tables! That’s what I said, his hands ain’t clean!”

“Sure he’s gotta hang around, that’s the only thing he’s got to hang around for!”

“You wanna dance, Rodolpho? Come on, we’ll dance!”

“Now, ain’t that askin’ too much from a wife sometimes? That’s my wife, understand?”

“You’re walkin’ wavy! I don’t like the looks they’re givin’ you in the candy store.” “A guy do a thing like that? How’s he ever gonna show his face again?”

“The truth is not as bad as blood, Eddie!”

“A wife is a wife. And a niece is a niece.”

“I mean that you got a couple of bad habits.” – Eddie QUOTES FROM DOLORES HUERTA

“I’m responsible for my children!” – Eddie

“What’s he lookin’ like that for? I don’t like that.”

“You want somethin’ else, Eddie? It’s Christmas time!” – Beatrice

“You think his mind is so pure and free from vice that he don’t like them blonde broads? – Eddie

“You can quicker get back a million dollars that was stole than a word that you gave away.”

“Ipraised the lad to her and now she thanks me with prayers?” – Eddie

“Oh, if your mudda was alive to see you now!” – Eddie

“Eddie: And if he don’t often catch fevers in the winter, then I’ll drop dead-he works on the piers when it’s blowin’ cold enough to freeze a dog. Catherine:(pleading) Eddie!” – Eddie and Catherine

“Eddie: Listen, kid; I’m not gonna tell you no more. She’s eighteen years old, you gonna keep her in the house all her life? Listen, she’s gotta go, she’s gotta live her own life. Catherine: But, Eddie, she- Eddie: I know, I know. But is that what you want? – Eddie and Catherine

“Rodolpho: Grateful? Marco: Yes, grateful. What are you, jealous? Eddie: (after a pause) Yeah.” – Rodolpho, Marco, and Eddie

“Eddie: Katie, I promised your mother on her deathbed, I’m responsible for you. Katie: Eddie, I’m not gonna be a baby no more!” – Eddie and Catherine