- Several when the men come to take the horses:
Charlie Anderson: [about one of them] Only man I know who started at the bottom and went down in the world.Boy: What does "confiscate" mean?Charlie: Steal!
- The church scene at the beginning (and at the end).
- Sam's request to marry Jennie.
- The argument over dinner near the beginning.
Charlie: I don't know why we have to have this same discussion every day at dinnertime, but I hope this will be the last of it. Pass the biscuits!
- "When you good people find it within yourselves to stop doing whatever it is you're doing, we can proceed with the service!"
- "How long, O Lord?"