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Quotes for
Seth Lord (Character)
from The Philadelphia Story (1940)

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The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Seth Lord: You have everything it takes to make a lovely woman except the one essential: an understanding heart. And without that you might just as well be made of bronze.

[Liz screams as Uncle Willie pinches her on the rear]
Macaulay Connor: Don't DO that!
Elizabeth (Liz) Imbrie: I... I feel exactly as though I'd been pinched.
Seth Lord: Don't you think you weren't.

Seth Lord: What most wives fail to realize is that their husband's philandering has nothing whatever to do with them.
Tracy Lord: Oh? Then what has it to do with?
Seth Lord: A reluctance to go grow old, I think.

Tracy Lord: How do I look?
Seth Lord: Like a queen. Like a goddess.
Tracy Lord: And do you know how I feel?
Seth Lord: How?
Tracy Lord: Like a human. Like a human being.


High Society (1956)
Tracy: I'm truly sorry to have been a disappointment to you.
Seth Lord: I've never said that and I never will.

Tracy: Help me off the pedestal.
Seth Lord: Watch out for that first step, it's quite a tumble.