Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006]

Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006]

[about A.E. Housman]
Timms: Wasn't he a nancy, sir?
Hector: Foul, festering, grubby-minded little trollop! Do not use that word!
[Hits him on the head with an exercise book]
Timms: But you use it, sir!
Hector: I do, sir, I know, but I am far gone in age and decrepitude.More Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006] quotes [03/16/2008 12:03:00]
[Timms has made a smart aleck remark]
Hector: Somebody hit that boy!More Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006] quotes [03/16/2008 12:03:00]
[talking about the school]
Headmaster: We're low in the league. I want to see us up there with Manchester Grammar, Haberdasher Askes, Leighton Park... or is that an open prison?More Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006] quotes [03/16/2008 12:03:00]
Tom Irwin: You were quoting somebody. Auden.
Timms: [Expansively] Was I, sir? Sometimes it just flows out. Brims over.More Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006] quotes [03/16/2008 12:03:00]
Mrs. Lintott: Unsurprisingly I am Tot, or Totty. Some irony there, one feels.More Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006] quotes [03/16/2008 12:03:00]

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