Empire Season 1 Episode 1: "Pilot" Quotes
You can fool this country you legit, but I know you ain't nothing but a punk ass gangster.Bunkie [to Lucious]
I never wanted him anyway.Lucious
Cookie. I know.
You messing with the wrong bitch, Lucious. I know things.Cookie
Cookie: I just want you to know, everything I did was for you and your brothers. I ended up where I ended up for you and your brothers.
Hakeem: What you want a medal bitch?
It was your sacrifice that made a lot of this possible.Lucious [to Cookie]
Listen to me, you different, okay? It's only something mama knows but it's going to make life real hard for you sometimes. But I want you to always remember, I got you. You hear me?Cookie [to Jamal]
Cookie's coming home.Cookie
I started selling drugs when I was 9 years old in Philadelphia. I did it to feed myself. But it was the music that played in my head that kept me alive when I thought I was going to get shot. And it was the melodies that I dreamt about that keep me warm when I was sleeping in the streets.Lucious