“If Beale Street Could Talk” quotes(2018)
Plot – Tish, a young lady from Harlem, falls in love with Fonny. Their relationship seems to go great until Fonny gets arrested with the accusation of having raped a woman. Tish, who is pregnant, will race the clock in order to prove Fonny’s innocence before the birth of their child.
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“If Beale Street Could Talk” Quotes 16 quotes
“This is a sacrament. And no, I ain't lost my mind. We are drinking to new life.”
“- Fonny: Do you like me? I mean, when I make love to you? Did you like it?
- Tish Rivers: You just want to hear me say it.
- Fonny: So?
- Tish Rivers: So what?
- Fonny: So why don't you go ahead and say it?”
“- Tish Rivers: You ready for this?
- Fonny: I've never been more ready for anything in my whole life.”
“- Adrienne Hunt: Who is going to raise this baby?
- Tish Rivers: I am, you dried-up yellow cunt!”
“I hope that nobody has ever had to look at anybody they love through glass.”
I guess you call your lustful action love. I don't. I always knew you'd be the destruction of my son. The Bible says, "Put to death therefore all that is earthly in you. Sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, covetousness." That child was born of sin, and the HolyGhost is gon' cause it to shrivel in your womb.
“- Tish Rivers: You all right?
- Fonny: Me? I'm not the one who just got punched by a midget inside they belly.”
“Who do you funky niggas think you are?”
“I'm just my mother's son. Sometimes that's all that makes the difference between us and them.”
“- Fonny: It don't seem to me like there's a reason to treat two Negroes so nicely. I mean, clearly we ain't got a pot nor much of a drink to make piss with. Pardon my French.
- Levy: Look, man, with me it's pretty simple. I dig people who love each other. Black, white. Green, purple. It doesn't even matter to me. Just spread the love, you know?”
“Unbow your head, sister.”