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Color Purple, The - 1985 Movie Quotes


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5757 You sho' is ugly ! (full quote)
6526 You told Harpo to beat me..All my life i had to fight my daddy, fight my uncle, a woman ain't safe in her own home. I loves Harps God knows i do, but i KILLEM' DEAD (full quote)
2431 HARPO!! Who dis woman? (full quote)
6771 1. what's her name? 2. Pauline, but I'z call her Olivia. 1.Why'z you call her Olivia when dat ain't her name? 2.Well, look at dim eyze...only somebody old would have eyze like dat, so I'z call her Ol'-livia... (full quote)
3605 I think it pisses God off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it. (full quote)
3605 The jail you plan for me is the one you're gonna rot in. (full quote)
5046 1. what's systematic? 2. If you kinda like … when you have a way of doing stuff and you do it the same every time, kinda like how we hang the sheets and we hang them first so we can put the socks in the cracks. 1. Aha. (full quote)
5046 I've seen my baby girl. I know it was her. She look just like me and my daddy, like more us than us is ourself. (full quote)
5046 1. Over my dead body! 2. You're satisfied that's what you want? (full quote)
5046 You're a low down dirty dog. That what's wrong. It's time for me to get away from you and enter into creation and your dead body be just the welcoming mat I need. (full quote)
9442 I may be poor, black, and made to be ugly. But dear God, I'm here! I'm here! (full quote)
9442 My God, the dead has arisen. (full quote)
10720 You told Harpo to beat me...All my life I had to fight, had to fight my brothers, had to fight my uncles,had to fight my daddy, girlchild ain't safe in a house full of menfolks, but i never thought i'd see the day when i had to fight in my own house...I love me some Harpo, lord knows i doooo, but i'll kill him dead fo' i let him beat me... This side last a lil while ms. sophia, heaven last always... Seleay you betta bash mister's head open and think bout heaven later. (full quote)
10720 Don't do it ms. Sealy, don't trade places with me...I sit in that jail cell til i nearly rot to death...he ain't worth it. (full quote)
10720 The dead has arisen! (full quote)
  1) Would you like to work for me, be my maid? 2) Hell, no. 1) what did you say? 2) HELL, NO! 3) what did she say? (full quote)
  Nothing but death could keep me from it! (full quote)
  DON'T YOU KNOW WHO I AM?! I'VE ALWAYS BEEN good TO YOU PEOPLE! I'VE ALWAYS GONE OUT OF MY WAY FOR COLOREDS! (full quote)
  This Grady. He's my husband. Us been driving all night. No place to stop, you know, but here us is! (full quote)
  I's Married Now! I Said I's Married Now! (full quote)
12136 Sofia beat on Harpo, then Harpo beat on Sofia, and Sofia beat on Harpo some more. In between the beatings the children kept coming. Til one day Sofia just could take it anymore. (full quote)
12136 I don't wanna smell no god damn sticking pipe, Albert! (full quote)
12136 My pa loves me. my pa still love me, except he don't know it. (full quote)
12136 Not if he my man, you just a big ol heffer, ha ha hah! (full quote)
12136 I know you think i am dead, but I am not. (full quote)
12136 The Road Approaches! The Road Approaches! (full quote)
12136 I just stand back and I wait to see what the wall gonna look like. See what kind of colors Shug's gopnna put on there now. (full quote)
14372 Just who do you think you are, you black slob?!? (full quote)
RaynAKADeath I heard she got the nasty woman's disease. (full quote)
RaynAKADeath I'sa gettin' real tired of this here cat! (full quote)
14796 You sure is ugly!! (full quote)
12136 Can't even keep a oven hot. You Useless sometimes! (full quote)
12136 You better not never tell nobody but God. It'll kill your mama. (full quote)
12136 1) Where's Celie? 2) home Fixin' to shave Mister! (full quote)
12136 1) She'll be back. Shug got talent and she can sing. She got spunk. She can go anywhere and talk to anyone. But what you got, huh? You ugly, you skinny, you shaped funny, ain't nobody foolish enough to marry you. All you fit to do is be Shug's maid! Maybe take out her slop jar and maybe cook her food, but you that good of a cook anyway. 2) She's a lot better off than that first wife you married 1) And this house ain't been clean good since my first wife died! What you gonna do, hire yourself to farm? Maybe someone let you work on their railroad. 2) Maybe, Maybe SWEEP OUT THE CABOOSE! (full quote)
12136 I wanna thank you Miz Celie. For everything you done for me. I remembers that day i was in the store with Miss Millie. I was feeling real down, i was feeling mighty bad. And when I seen you, I known there is a God. I Known there is a God. And one day I was gonna get to come home. (full quote)
12136 I Never asked you for anything! Not even your Sorry ass hand in marraige! (full quote)
20924 It's gon' rain on yo' head! (full quote)
11870 You told Harpo to beat Me!!!! (full quote)
11870 Why Miss Celie you still a virgin. (full quote)
  Beat her. (full quote)
  ...and you can stay alllll day...all day. (full quote)
  Dear God... (full quote)
  Kettle. K-E-T-T-L-E...Kettle Mister. M-I-S-T-E-R...period (full quote)
  Harpo my man! (full quote)
  GET MY CHILLUN OUTTA HERE!!! (full quote)
  I said HELL NAW. (full quote)
  A woman like Sophia thinks too much of herself. Needs to be taken down a peg or two. (full quote)
  I gotta go to school. (full quote)
  Miss Celie, you has my sympathy. Ain't too many women would allow they husband's ho to lay up in they house. (full quote)
  She black as tar, nappyheaded, all her chillun got different daddies. And I heard she got that nasty woman's disease. (full quote)
  Y'all don't even know me no more. (full quote)
  The world is changing,it is no longer a world for just boysand men (full quote)
  You ugly, you sho' is ugly! (full quote)
  NObody LOVES ME (SHUG AVERY) I LOVE YOU CELIE (CELIE) YOU THINK I UGLY. YOU UGLY, YOU SURE IS UGLY! (full quote)
  Cut me I kill you! (full quote)
  'Til you do right by me, everything you do gone fail! (full quote)
  Everything youve done to me, Ive already done to you. (full quote)
  Til' you do right by me, everything you think abouts gonna crumble. (full quote)
  looks like a fist print to me (full quote)
  Miss Ceelie, I feels like singin! (full quote)
  Miss Ceelie, I feels like singin! (full quote)
  your nothin' but a big fat heifer, ha ha ha! (full quote)
  i gotta go to skool (full quote)
  You gawn let dat nappy head gal talk ta yah like that? (full quote)
  Sophia, Sophia, that sho is a pretty name (full quote)
  Until you do right by me, everything you think about gonna fail (full quote)
  ..what chu gonna do? Hire yo'self out to farm? Or maybe dey let chu work on the railroad (full quote)
  Me and You us never part-MAKI-DA-DA..Me and You us never part-MAKI-DA-DA..Aint no ocean, aint no sea-MAKI-DA-DA..Keep my sister 'way from me (full quote)
  you betta mash mista over the head and think about heaven later (full quote)
  See daddy sinners have souls too. (full quote)
  It sho is good to see ya'll back together again. (full quote)
  1. It's so many of them. what'z us gonna do? 2. Sort by the post mark. (full quote)
  I done fixed it...so I can tell if it be messed wit. (full quote)
  see daddy, sinners got soul too (full quote)
  Leave me alone...Leave me alone here take my kids gets dem safe (full quote)
  She can catch a fish w/o dah fish net (full quote)
10929 Miss Celie's Blues (full quote)
10929 Beat her. (full quote)
10929 I don't how to fight. All I know how to do is stay alive. (full quote)
11870 Nothing but death can keep me from here!!! (full quote)
12136 All my life I had to fight. I had to fight my daddy, I had to fight my uncles, I had to fight my brothers. Girl child ain't safe in a family of mens. But I ain't never thought I had to fight in my own HOUSE! (full quote)
12136 1) What could I do if I couldn't talk to you? 2) We can write 1) Can you read good enough? 2) I Can't say I do 1) I'll just have to go to school for the both of us. 2) Then I'll learn real hard before he break us apart. (full quote)
12136 1) You his wife? 2) yes, Ma'am 1) How'd he die? 2) On top of me. (full quote)
12136 NETTIEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!! (full quote)
12136 Mister. M-I-S-T-E-R period. (full quote)
12136 I can't let you have Nettie. She too young. But I'll tell you what. I'll let you have Celie. She the oldest anyhow, she ought to marry first. She ain't fresh, but I spects you know that. She's spoiled. Twice. Celis is ugly but she ain;t no stranger to hard work. God done fixed her. You can do anything you want to do with her and she ain't gonna make you feed it. But Nettie, you flat out can;t have, not now, not never. (full quote)
12136 1) This life be over soon. Heaven lasts always. 2) Girl, you oughta bash Mister's head open and think about heaven later! (full quote)
24366 Next time he come by, I mix a little Shug Avery pee in his glass...see how he likes that! (full quote)
28032 See Daddy, sinners got souls too. (full quote)
39978 Sophia (laughing): Oh, Ms. Sophia home, now. Ms. Sophia home! (full quote)
48728 See Daddy, sinners got soul too. (full quote)
rhps2000 Nothing but death can keep me from it. (full quote)
rhps2000 Fireman won't do! Somebody call the law! (full quote)
rhps2000 You can catch a fish without a hook! You can make a blind man see! (full quote)
rhps2000 I seen them coming way off down the road. They be marching. Like going to war. (full quote)
rhps2000 Sister, you've been on my mind. Oh, sister, we're two of a kind. So, sister, I'm keeping my eyes on you. I bet you think I don't know nothing, but singing the blues. Oh, sister, have I got news for you. I'm something. I hope you think that you're something too. (full quote)
cpesojpeso I curse you. Until you do right by me everything you think about is gonna crumble! /Don't do it Mrs. Celie. Don't trade places with what I been through. / Come on, Celie, let's go to the car. /He ain't worth it, he ain't worth it. / Who you think you is? You can curse nobody. Look at you. Your black, you're poor, you're ugly, you're a woman, you're nothing at all! /Until you do right by me, everything you even think about gonna fail! (full quote)
teemee when da las time somebody comb day hair...not since day mama died ooww, ooww...shut'er up...I can't it hurts her (full quote)