- "Struggle is the father of all things. It is not by the principles of humanity that man lives or is able to preserve himself above the animal world, but solely by means of the most brutal struggle."
- —Leon Carosi
Leon Carosi is the owner of the Malibu Sands Beach Club where everyone in the group, except for Lisa (who is a guest there), take summer jobs.
Mr Carosi is a tough minded leader but also has a soft spot for those around them once he gets to know them.
The actor Ernie Sabella would go on to appear in Nyquil commercials and the Broadway musical Cats.