The clip A Standout student from Scent of a Woman (1992) with James Rebhorn, Chris O'Donnell. Powered by: Anyclip. any moment from any film.
I'm not quite through with you yet.
One of the few perks of this office is that
I am empowered to handle certain matters on my own as I see fit.
Do you understand?
Yes, sir. Good.
The Dean of Admissions at Harvard and I have an arrangement.
Along with the usual sheaf of applicants submitted by Baird,
of which virtually
two-thirds are guaranteed admittance,
I add one name,
somebody who's a standout and yet underprivileged.
A student who cannot afford to pay
the board and tuition in Cambridge.
Do you know on whose behalf I drafted a memo this year?
You, Mr. Simms.
Now can you tell me who did it?
No, sir, I can't.
You take the weekend to think about it, Mr. Simms.
What'd he say?