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Quotes for
Happy McGuire (Character)
from Lady for a Day (1933)

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Lady for a Day (1933)
Dave the Dude - 'Dave Manville': If we gotta dig up a husband for Annie, let's to it and get it over with.
Happy McGuire: Yeah, now you gotta dig up a husband for her.
Happy McGuire: [shouting] Where you gonna get a husband just like that?
Dave the Dude - 'Dave Manville': What about YOU, Happy?
Happy McGuire: Me?
Missouri Martin: Oh, that's a swell idea. I think you'd be just precious.
Missouri Martin: That's a wonderful idea; there's one thing stands in the way: I've got a wife that's very fussy. She don't like for me to go around marryin' people! I know how unreasonable that must sound to you, but she's very funny that way.

Happy McGuire: That should be a cinch.
Butler: I beg your pardon, Sir.
Happy McGuire: I said that should be a leadpipe cinch!
Butler: If I had choice of weapons with you, Sir, I'd choose grammar!

John the Butler: Whom do you wish to see, sir?
Happy McGuire: Is this Rodney Kent's apartment?
John the Butler: Uh, yes, sir, but he's away...
Happy McGuire: Ah, what gave you the idea I'd give a hang where he is?
John the Butler: Well, I... I assumed...
Happy McGuire: Don't go around assuming so much. It'll get you into trouble.

Dave the Dude - 'Dave Manville': For years Annie's been lucky to me, ain't she?
Happy McGuire: What?
Dave the Dude - 'Dave Manville': Well, what kind of luck would I have if I passed her up at a time like this?

Missouri Martin: [bringing in her entourage to work on Apple Annie] Say, when they get through with her, she's gonna look every bit as good as me.
Happy McGuire: The idea is to make her look like a lady.

Happy McGuire: Say, listen, Babcock wore out the seats of two pair of pants just sitting around on his El Fideldo.

Happy McGuire: Enough tears around here to float a battleship.

Happy McGuire: I'm goin' over to the insane asylum and hobnob with a few sensible people.