Fiddler on the Roof Quotes
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      "My little Tzeitel who you named for me, Motel's bride was meant to be!" - Grandma Tzeitel
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        Tevye:
        (to God) Sometimes I think, when it gets too quiet up there, You say to Yourself, "What kind of mischief can I play on My friend Tevye?"

        -Tevye
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          Mordcha:
          If the rich could hire others to die for them, we, the poor, would all make a nice living.
          -Mordcha
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            Yente:
            Ah, children, they are your blessing in your old age. My poor Aaron, God rest his soul, couldn't give me children. Between you and me, Golde, he hardly tried.
            -Yente
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              Tevye:
              (to God) As the Good Book says...(laughs) Why should I be telling you what the good book says?
              -Tevye
              10591
                Fyedka, Chava:
                Good day, Chava." "Good day..." "Fyedka." "...Fyedka.
                -Fyedka, Chava
                10590
                  Fyedka:
                  Let me tell you about myself:I'm a I'm a pleasant fellow, charming, honest, ambitious, quite bright, and very modest.
                  -Fyedka
                  10589
                    Tevye:
                    On the other hand...No...there is no other hand! NO, CHAVA!! NO!!
                    -Tevye
                    10588
                      Tevye:
                      Accept them? How can I accept them? Can I deny everything I believe in? On the other hand, can I deny my own daughter?
                      -Tevye
                      10587
                        Motel, Tevye:
                        I think I can help." "Certainly. Like a bandage can help a corpse.
                        -Motel, Tevye
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                          Tevye, Hodel:
                          He asks you to leave your father and mother and join him in that frozen wasteland and marry you there?" "No, Papa. He didn't ask me to go. I want to go.
                          -Tevye, Hodel
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                            Hodel, Tevye:
                            Papa, God alone knows when we wil see each other again." "Then we will leave it in his hands.
                            -Hodel, Tevye
                            10584
                              Villager, Tevye:
                              An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth!" "Very good. That way, the whole world will be blind and toothless.
                              -Villager, Tevye
                              10583
                                Tevye:
                                As the good book says 'Each shall seek his own kind'. In other words, a bird may love a fish, but where would they build a home together?
                                -Tevye
                                10582
                                  Tevye:
                                  On the other hand, did Adam and Eve have a matchmaker?...Well, yes, they did. And it seems these two have the same Matchmaker.
                                  -Tevye
                                  10581
                                    Tevye:
                                    I have some advice for you. Get off my land. This is still my home, my land. Get off my land.

                                    -Tevye
                                    10580
                                      Tevye, Lazar Wolf:
                                      Where are you going?" "Chicago. In America." "Chicago, America? We are going to New York, America. We'll be neighbors.
                                      -Tevye, Lazar Wolf
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                                        Golde, Tevye:
                                        You'll be late." "Golde, I won't be late." "You'll be late." "I won't be late! I won't be late! If you ever stop talking, I won't be late!
                                        -Golde, Tevye
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                                          Tevye:
                                          You may ask, how did this tradition get started? I'll tell you...I don't know.
                                          -Tevye
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                                            Tevye:
                                            He loves her. Love, it's a new style... On the other hand, our old ways were once new, weren't they?
                                            -Tevye