Old Yeller Quotes.

1. "What I mean is, things like that happen. They may seem might cruel and unfair, but that's how life is a part of the time. But that isn't the only way life is. A part of the time, it's mighty good. And a man can't afford to waste all the good part, worrying about the bad parts. That makes it all bad"
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

2. "That was as rough a thing as I ever heard tell of happening to a boy. And I'm mighty proud to learn how my boy stood up to it. You couldn't ask any more of a grown man... It's not a thing you can forget. I don't guess it's a thing you ought to forget. What I mean is, things like that happen. They may seem mighty cruel and unfair, but that's how life is part of the time. But that isn't the only way life is. A part of the time, it's mighty good. And a man can't afford to waste all the good part, worrying about the bad parts. That makes it all bad."
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

3. "I remember like yesterday how he strayed in out of nowhere to our log cabin on Birdsong Creek. He made me so mad at first that I wanted to kill him. Then, later, when I had to kill him, it was like having to shoot some of my own folks."
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

4. "What on earth, boys!"
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

5. "Old Yeller."
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

6. "was trembling"
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

7. "When it came to gunfire Jumper didn’t have any more sense than a red ant in a hot skillet."
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

8. "Now nothing was left hanging to the pole but the frazzled ends of the snapped blades."
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

9. "Then at night, we could hardly sleep. This"
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

10. "I"
- Fred Gipson, Old Yeller

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