"Clyde went from being a schoolboy to a rattlesnake" RALPH FULTS (on Eastham's effect on his friend) "It's the bunk about me smoking cigars" "Tell them I don't smoke cigars" BONNIE PARKER (When asked by Percy Boyd what she wanted him to relay to the newspapers) "Let's take 'em for a Lark" CLYDE BARROW (referring to Ruston kidnap victims) "They told me that when they got ready, they were going to tie us up to a tree and blow our brains out" SOPHIA STONE (1933 Kidnap victim of B&C) "Hold on to your hats, it may not have a bottom" CLYDE BARROW (Clyde's remark before Wellington crash) "Boy, we'll get Raymond out and we won't go hungry anymore" BONNIE PARKER (on planning to bust Raymond Hamilton out of prison) "Stop, for God's sake, stop. Don't shoot anymore! You've already killed him" BLANCHE BARROW (When the posse kept firing on her dying husband, Buck Barrow) "Raymond never did get along with Clyde because he always considered Clyde a little too trigger happy" FLOYD HAMILTON (talking about his brother's feelings towards Clyde Barrow) "A short girl with plenty of curves and a hard face covered by enough makeup to grow a crop" FLOYD HAMILTON (his description of Mary O'Dare) "I didn't commit that murder. The man that did it is dead. If he wasn't, I wouldn't say anything anyway" RAYMOND HAMILTON (At the time of execution, he was asked, if he wanted to confess to the Hillsboro murder) "Well...goodbye all" RAYMOND HAMILTON (a moment before being electrocuted) "My decision was for Frank Hamer. I talked to nobody about it, but my own mind kept tellng me that Hamer was the man" LEE SIMMONS (His reason for picking Frank Hamer as the man to track down Bonnie and Clyde) “Never go crooked. It's for the love of a man that I'm gonna have to die.” I don't know when, but I know it can't be long". BONNIE PARKER (To Percy Methvin, two nights before her death) 'Oh no, don't shoot... think of my babies!" MAGGIE FAIRRIS (When Clyde approached the McBride home where lawmen had been waiting to catch Odell Chambless) "No man but the undertaker will ever get me, if officers ever cripple me to where I see they will take me alive, I'll take my own life" CLYDE BARROW "I'm just going on 'til they get me, then I'm out like Lottie's eye." CLYDE BARROW (What Clyde said to sister Nell) “The chickens are coming home to roost tommorrow, about nine o'clock". FRANK HAMER (Call to son about B&C on the night before ambush) “This is it. it's Clyde" Ted Hinton (His whisper to Alcorn awaiting Barrow's arrival) "I was aiming at Clyde Barrow's head when I shot" DEPUTY PRENTISS OAKLEY (speaking of ambush) "She was a very pretty young woman with taffy-colored hair that glistened red in the sun," TED HINTON (Describing Bonnie Parker's looks) “I hope we haven’t just blown an innocent farmer and his wife all to hell!” TED HINTON (His first thoughts following the ambush) “Pour it on 'em Clyde, we're coming down.” BONNIE PARKER (Bonnie yelled from the apartment above, to Clyde who was in the garage below, during the shootout in Joplin) "I hate to bust the cap on a woman, especially when she was sitting down, however if it wouldn't have been her, it would have been us". FRANK A. HAMER (After slaying Bonnie in ambush) "He was a dressy little bugger" JOHN LOVE (Dexter Town Marshal, about Clyde Barrow) "The law caught the kids, somewhere in Louisiana" EMMA PARKER (When told of the ambush) "I prayed only last night that I might see him alive again, just one more time!" CUMIE BARROW (When told of her son's death) "It is much better that they were both killed, rather then to have been taken alive" BLANCHE BARROW (On hearing of the deaths of Clyde and Bonnie) "I admit that I am relieved" W.D. JONES (On hearing of the deaths of Clyde and Bonnie). "He had her for two years. Look what it got her. He's not going to have her anymore. She's mine now". CUMIE BARROW (On burying Bonnie apart from Clyde) "I'm glad Bonnie and Clyde went out like they did, because it's better then getting caught". ROY THORNTON (Bonnie's husband) "Me and Clyde had our differences, but we was still friends, no matter what it looked like". RAYMOND HAMILTON (When told of Clyde's demise) "I had to straighten myself up...when I started to do that, I discovered that God was doing great things for me" FLOYD HAMILTON "That movie made me look like a horse's ass!" BLANCHE BARROW (After viewing the 1967 movie Bonnie and Clyde) BONNIE AND CLYDE MOVIE SCREENWRITER - ROBERT BENTON Benton, who was from Waxahachie, Texas says: "I'd grown up hearing all the stories about Bonnie and Clyde. My father went to their funeral in 1934. Everyone knew someone who'd been robbed or kidnapped by them. Any farmer that had an old car that didn't work, they'd take it out, shoot it full of holes, pour some animal blood on it and show it off as the car Bonnie and Clyde were killed in"