DARIEN FAWKES, The Invisible Man (2000)
They say necessity is the mother of invention. Don't know who the father is-- probably remorse.
RED GREEN, The Red Green Show, "The Tax Refund" (1996)
Coffee's not food, it's a necessity!
MARGUERITE KRUX, The Lost World (1999)
This blanket is a necessity; it keeps me from cracking up. It may be regarded as a spiritual tourniquet: without it, I'd be nothing, a ship without a rudder.
LINUS VAN PELT, A Boy Named Charlie Brown (1969)
Necessity mother of invention, but sometimes step-mother of deception.
CHARLIE CHAN, Charlie Chan's Secret (1936)
I know for some women, men are a household necessity; myself, I'd rather have a canary.
ALISON DRAKE, Female (1933)
Look for the bare necessities, the simple bare necessities. Forget about your worries and your strife! I mean the bare necessities are Mother Nature's recipes that bring the bare necessities of life.
BALOO, The Jungle Book (1967)