Quote O' Matic
  • Gus: Now, gimme a word, any word, and I'll show you how the root of that word is Greek.
  • Young Athena: Oh, not this again.
  • Gus: Okay? How about arachnophobia? Arachna, that comes from the Greek word for spider, and phobia is a phobia, is mean fear. So, fear of spider, there you go.
  • Schoolgirl: Okay, Mr. Portokalos. How about the word kimono?
  • Young Athena: Good one.
  • Gus: Kimono, kimono, kimono. Ha! Of course! Kimono is come from the Greek word himona, is mean winter. So, what do you wear in the wintertime to stay warm? A robe. You see: robe, kimono. There you go!
  • My Big Fat Greek Wedding