The following is a list of famous catchphrases and sayings by the characters.


  • "Blow me down!"
  • "Ahoy"
  • "I yam what I yam an' tha's all I yam"
  • "That's all I can stands, 'cause I can't stands no more!"
  • "I yam disgustipated"
  • "If we can't be frens we'll be emenies"
  • "Shiver me timbers!"
  • "Oh my gorshk!"

Olive Oyl

  • "Oh, dear!"
  • "Help! Popeye!

J. Wellington Wimpy

  • "I'd gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today"
  • "I'd like to invite you over to my house for a duck dinner... you bring the ducks!"
  • "Jones is my name... I'm one of the Jones boys"
  • "Let's you and him fight!"


  • "Glop" (before he learned to speak)


  • "Runt!"

Poopdeck Pappy

  • "I don't like relatives"

George W. Geezil

  • "Pooey!"
  • "Bah!"
  • "I hate you to pieces!"

King Blozo

  • "Worry! Worry!"

Pipeye, Peepeye, Poopeye and Pupeye

Eugene the Jeep

  • "Jeep"


  • "Whiffle"
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