Alice: Do you love Davia as more than a friend? A simple yes or no would do.
Dennis: Who wants to know?
Alice: Inquiring minds?

Elijah: Sometime to take care of yourself, you have to let people down.
Gael: She's also my friend.
Elijah: You and your friends.

This woman wants to know what I'm wearing, so should I say shirt and pants, or is it code for something, like down to ... sex?


Malika: I don't know how to work for a company that sells itself on being socially conscious but doesn't want to be too political or polarizing. Especially when it comes to black liberation.
Isaac: I know, and pretty soon you won't have to, but right now, you have to play the long game. You know how many crappy companies I worked for before I started my own? It sucks. You feel like you have to shrink yourself to make them more comfortable. Baby, and to succeed after all you've been through, that's an act of rebellion. That's protest, baby.

Evan: I want you to create a chat feature to keep users in the app longer and boosts ad sales.
Mariana: You mean like further down the road after the launch?
Evan: No, I mean now. But don't worry, you can have until the end of the day tomorrow to show me something.
Marina: Tomorrow? That's not much time.
Evan: You can do it.
Mariana: What with everything that we have-
Evan: You can do it.
Mariana: It's going to be pretty --
Evan: You can do it

Malika: Black women are trendsetters and brand loyalists, and yet so many companies ignore us in their marketing, and that is why I love what you are doing at Penoptic Threads.
Interviewer 1: We're all about inclusivity.
Interviewer 2: We want our clients to be every voice. Every woman. Socioeconomic group--
Interviewer: 1: Binary and non-binary
Interviewer 2: True. You don't have to identify as female to find your fashion here.

Davia: The truth is, I didn't break up with him because I didn't think anyone else would ever love me.
Alice: How do you know Dennis doesn't love you?
Davia: I know that he loves me as a friend, but let's face it, I'm not his type. He dates girls the size of my thigh
Alice: First of all, you're beautiful.
Davia: Duh. I said I was fat, not ugly. Just because I learned to love my body doesn't mean that Dennis ever could.
Alice: Jeff does. Sorry sorry, I just meant that your body is obviously lovable.

OK, look, I don't have time for this BS. Do you have feelings for Davia?


Alice: Are you cooking?
Dennis: No.
Alice: I miss your cooking.

Alice: You're awfully concerned about him lately.
Davia: No, I'm not!
Alice: Your song at Malika's birthday party was incredible. If I didn't know any better, I'd think you two were in love. [Davia shrieks] I'm kidding. [Davia cries] No, you're not in love? [Davia cries harder] You are in love? [Davia cries again] He's in love, and you're in like? [Davia makes more noise] It's not you, it's him? [Davia reacts] It's not him, it's you? It's me?!

You remind me a lot of myself, especially at your age, just out of law school. People dismiss your enthusiasm. Tell you you're naive for thinking you can make a difference. Don't believe them. We make a difference every day, and when you pass the bar next time, I hope you'll let me hire you here as a lawyer.


Mariana: Either learn to take no for an answer, or fire me like you did Amanda!
Evan: How do you know about Amanda?
Mariana: You know, people talk.
Evan: Well, people don't have all the facts.

Good Trouble Quotes

I thought the free toilet paper would be a nice perk. I had no idea how much people would overwipe. You wouldn't believe it. I hope you guys are eco-friendly.


Mariana: We're so lit.
Callie: We're pretty lit.
Both: We're straight up fire!