Quote by Graham Chapman: “ Tis but a scratch !” “A scratch ? Your arm’s off”
‘ Tis = It’s. It’s only a scratch . (Not a serious wound.)
” Tis but a scratch .” Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
Bridgekeeper: What is your name ? Lancelot: My name is Sir Lancelot of Camelot.
French : Go and boil your bottoms, you sons of silly persons! French : Go and boil your bottoms, you sons of a silly person. French : You don’t frighten us, English pig dogs.
ERIC IDLE was the nicest of the six members of Monty Python. He was born in the North of England… well when I say the nicest he wasn’t absolutely the nicest. Michael Palin is generally recognized as being the nicest. Actually Terry Jones is pretty nice too and certainly he’s very nice at parties.
The Black Knight replies by saying “I’m invincible!” to which Arthur retorts “You’re a loony.” With an air of resignation, Arthur finally cuts off the left leg as well and sheathes his sword.
(dated) An exclamation indicating that one is about to strike the person addressed, typically with a sword or other hand-held weapon.
As a character, the Black Knight refers to Sir Morien who was of a Moorish descent and was the son of an Arthurian knight. He came to King Arthur’s court in search for his father and remained as the King’s knight for a time.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail | Netflix .
ARTHUR: What are you going to do , bleed on me ? ARTHUR: You ‘re a loony. BLACK KNIGHT: The Black Knight always triumphs!
Shh! Knight of Ni : We are now the Knights who say “Ekky-ekky-ekky-ekky-z’Bang, zoom-Boing, z’nourrrwringnmmm”. Other Knight of Ni : Ni ! Knight of Ni : Therefore, we must give you a test.
First, it’s suggested that a typical European swallow weighs 5 ounces and must beat its wings 43 times per second in order to maintain airspeed velocity. This is given as evidence that the bird could not, in fact, carry a 1-pound coconut .
Arthur: It could grip it by the husk! Guard: It’s not a question of where ‘e grips it! It’s a simple question of weight ratios! A five – ounce bird could *not* carry a one – pound coconut !