Being There quotes,Being There (1979)
A simple, sheltered gardener becomes an unlikely trusted adviser to a powerful businessman and an insider in Washington politics.
Louise: It's for sure a white man's world in America. Look here: I raised that boy since he was the size of a piss-ant. And I'll say right now, he never learned to read and write. No, sir. Had no brains at all. Was stuffed with rice pudding between th' ears. Shortchanged by the Lord, and dumb as a jackass. Look at him now! Yes, sir, all you've gotta be is white in America, to get whatever you want. Gobbledy-gook!
This is just like television, only you can see much further.
Do you realize that more people will be watching you tonight, than all those who have seen theater plays in the last forty years?
All I've got left is that room upstairs.
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