Richie: Anytime you back down, you look like a coward.
Fonzie: All right, then fight.
Richie: If I fight, I get beat up.
Potsie: Then back down.
Richie: That's some choice. Either I lose my self-respect or my teeth.
Potsie: I say back down. You can chew your food without self-respect.
(Joanie had a bad experience on her first date.)
Joanie: I gave him a fat lip.
Marion: I think it would have been more tactful if you had just said, "I'm sorry Mr. Lumpkin, but I'm not that kind of girl."
Joanie: By the time I said all that, I would have been that kind of a girl.
Fonzie: Some guys are good lovers, and some guys are good fighters. I happen to be both.
Fonzie: [to Richie] With that Howdy Doody face, you can only be so tough.
This episode ranked 88th on TV Guide's 1997 list of the "100 Greatest Episodes of All Time."
We find out that Arnold's real name is Matsumo Takahashi and that he took the name of the drive-in when he bought it.