Are these lines actually from The Andy Griffith Show?

Prove you're familiar with Mayberry's native language.

On The Andy Griffith Show, jokes were set aside so the characters would shine, and as the show wore on, we all got used to the funny way these Mayberry folks had of expressing themselves. 

Between catchphrases, familiar phrasing and memorable episodes, we think any Andy fan will be able to discern which lines below came from The Andy Griffith Show and which ones are torn from another TV series.

Only the biggest Andy Griffith fans will be able to walk away with proof they know what they're talking about when it comes to his 1960s show. Good luck!

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  1. “Jail is no place for a little boy to be hanging around.” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  2. “Cage sure looks awful empty, don’t it, paw?” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  3. “I'll have no Yankee talk in my kitchen!” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  4. “Juanita, Juanita, lovely, dear Juanite, from your head down to your feet, there is nothing half so sweet.” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  5. “Aw, honey, I don't care anything about that new dancer.” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  6. “Why do you want to irritate your corn?” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  7. “Gee, Dad, I have enough trouble keeping myself good without keeping all the other kids good.” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  8. “We’re just plain simple men fighting organized crime with raw courage.” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  9. “I went to get some pickles, and did you know they’re all gone?” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?
  10. “You sure you don’t want to make that 4 cents; it’s tax deductible, you know.” Is this line from The Andy Griffith Show?

Are these lines actually from The Andy Griffith Show?

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Michael 2 months ago
missed 1, sometimes I answer way to fast
JeffTanner 5 months ago
You got 9 out of 10 ----------Barney's speechless at your expertise!
JeffTanner 7 months ago
You got 8 out of 10 -------------Barney's speechless at your expertise!
pw 7 months ago
I think I may be watching too much MeTV. I could not only tell if the quotes were/were not made on The Andy Griffith show, I knew which shows they came from.
EllisClevenger 7 months ago
You got 10 out of 10
Barney's speechless at your expertise!
BrownieMom 10 months ago
You got 10 out of 10
Barney's speechless at your expertise!
Terrence 11 months ago
Failed that one............................6/10
EllisClevenger 11 months ago
You got 8 out of 10
Barney's speechless at your expertise!
Personally, I'm surprised I remembered that many.
MrBill 11 months ago
9/10; Barney's speechless at my expertise.
WaltShorts 11 months ago
10/10 That Beaver Cleaver line was a dead giveaway. Opie never called Andy "Dad"...

Do you recognize this line and which character said it???
"NIP IT IN THE BUD!!!"
Terrence WaltShorts 11 months ago
Barney Fife of course
anthony 11 months ago
10/10.💃💃💃💃💃💃 seven was easy cause Opie never called Andy dad it was always Pa.Don't think he ever said Gee either.THat was a Beaver thing.The Yankee one is somrthing Granny on TBHB said a lot.Always love TAGS quizzes.
daDoctah 11 months ago
"Somewhere wanderin' loose around Mayberry is a loaded goat."
Barry22 11 months ago
8/10, but I should have nipped this one in the bud.
richardkel 11 months ago
10/10. Recognized them all from watching the show for years. #6 really gave me a chuckle. I haven't had as much opportunity to watch Green Acres, but I love Lisa Douglas quotes like this.
pw richardkel 7 months ago
Some of her quotes were hilarious! Her, and Hank Kimball were both extremely funny...well, they weren't EXTREMELY funny...actually they were kinda...um, what were we talking about?
rycki1138 11 months ago
9 of 10. I missed the last one.
LucyHare 11 months ago
I have the dvd's which l watch alot. NO COMMERCIALS. 9/10
MrsPhilHarris LucyHare 11 months ago
MeTV has had this show running for years and I watch this five days a week. You would think I'd know all the answers.
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