"Your flashy flourishes have sullied my reputation long enough!
I, and I alone, shall receive the fame and notoriety that will be this mansion's legacy."
—Mr. Coats to Mr. Davis
- Three tributes to Disney Imagineer Claude Coats can be found in the Haunted Mansion attraction at Walt Disney World: a tombstone for Brother Claude in the family plot; a bell for Colonel Coats' Bivouac Berth in the Servants Quarters; and a book, The Art of Deception (by Claude Coats), in the Library.