You have called me a liar and a thief and a war propagandaist.Howard Hughes
Katharine Hepburn: What's that on the steering wheel?
Howard Hughes: Cellophane. If you had any idea of the crap that people carry around on their hands.
Katharine Hepburn: What kind of crap?
Howard Hughes: You don't wanna know.
Show me all the blueprints. Show me all the blueprints. Show me all the blueprints... show me all the blueprints... show me all the blueprints... show me all the blueprints..Howard Hughes
[flying Howard's plane] Howard, there's a rather alarming mountain heading our way.Katharine Hepburn
Ava Gardner: You listened to my phone calls?
Howard Hughes: No! No! No! Honey I would never do that! I'd never do that! I... I just read the transcripts, that's all.
Howard Hughes: Will you marry me?
Ava Gardner: You're too crazy for me.
Get that crazy bitch away from me!Ava Gardner
Come in with the milk. Come in with the milk. Come in with the milk.Howard Hughes
Howard Hughes: Do you know those men? Do they work for me?
Noah Dietrich: Everybody works for you, Howard.
If you let him testify at that hearing, the whole world will see what he's become. They should remember him for what he was.Juan Trippe
Howard Hughes: I feel like a little adventure.
Katharine Hepburn: Do your worst, Mr. Hughes
Valentine McKee: [speaking to Burt over a radio] Burt, it's under the ground! It's an underground monster!
Burt Gummer: God Almighty!