How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?Elliot
Keys: Elliot thinks his thoughts?
Michael: No... Elliot... Elliot feels his feelings.
Elliot: But, look, you can't tell. Not even mom.
Gertie: Why not?
Elliot: Because grownups can't see him. Only little kids can see him.
Gertie: Give me a break!
Everything but the little fishies!Tyler
35 pounds? You're fat!Elliot
E.T.: I'll... be... right... here.
I'll believe in you all my life.Elliot
Mary: Gertie, I've gotta go pick up Elliot from school.
Gertie: Mama, he can talk!
Mary: Of course he can talk.
Gertie: Here he is.
Gertie: The man from the moon. But I think you've killed him already.
I'm keeping him.Elliott
Michael: Where's the playground?
Elliot: It's near the preschool!
Michael: Where's that?
Elliot: I don't know streets! Mom always drives me!
Michael: Son of a bitch.