Lord knows, I want to be so mad, but I am too happy that you're alive. So, you were really trying to say goodbye to me at the roller skating rink, Andre? I wish you would have told me what was going on.


Look, Andre, if you can't fight for yourself, then I will fight for you.


Becky: Yeah, just Tiana can open and then throw it to Devon.
Giselle: Yeah, that works.
Becky: Also, I know we're in crisis right now, but I just want to be honest with you about something.
Giselle: Go ahead.
Becky: OK, so Def Jam offered me a job.
Giselle: Ew.
Becky: And unless the Empire fans come back, I'm gonna be forced to take it.
Giselle: And walk away from all this Black Girl Magic?

Cookie: You gotta have hope.
Andre: There ain't hope for someone like me, ma.

I'm always going to love you, no matter what.


Cookie: Can I call you Cookie?
Conway: Can I call you Bitch?

This is the best way. I want to die on my terms.


These checks are bouncing harder than Cardi B's butt in her twerking video.


This is a recording device, you're going to have the satisfaction of knowing you're the one who took down Lucious Lyon.

FBI Agent

Did I ever tell you about the first time that you got really sick? Me and your mother, we had just started getting over the loss of our first child, and you had this cough. We didn't know what it was. We were calling all these emergency rooms and this one nurse, she got on the phone and she said that you need to wrap the boy up.


Cookie: We might lose Andre, Lucious.
Lucious: No, don't you say that, Cookie.

I need you to believe I'm gonna be fine so that I can believe it too.


Empire Season 5 Quotes

To hell with him and his Steve Harvey outfits.


Cookie: Damn. It’s hot in here. Can’t we get the AC fixed?
Lucious: If you got $50,000 to pay for it.