- This exchange:Nick Charles: You see, when it comes to words like that, an illiterate person...Polly Byrnes: Whaddaya mean "illiterate"!? My father and mother were married right here in the city hall!
- When Nick finds yet-another-body:Nick: What is this, bank night?
- Quack Doctor Kammer's stunned comment after the murderer is dragged away raving: "My god. I was right. He really was crazy."
- The "walk this way" gag:Nick: Well, I'll try. (imitates the shambling old butler).
- Nora is found in an embarrassing situation and tossed in the drunk tank with a bunch of other women until Nick comes to pick her up.Police Secretary: Is this the one who was doing the fan dance?Nick: If she is, she's been holding out on me.
Funny / After the Thin Man