From The Music Man
Do you think that I'd allow a common masher - ? Now, really, mama. I have my standards where men are concerned and I have no intention...
I know all about your standards and if you don't mind my sayin' so there's not a man alive who could hope to measure up to that blend of Paul Bunyan, Saint Pat, and Noah Webster you've concocted for yourself out of your Irish imagination, your Iowa stubbornness, and your li'berry full of books!