Queen of the South Quotes
My boyfriend, Guero Davilas, worked for the cartel. When Guero was killed, he left everything to me to build a better life, so that's what I did. All I'm trying to do is be a legitimate business owner, but between corrupt law enforcement and everyone assuming I'm a criminal, I can't make that happen. So that's why I've come to the FBI.Teresa
Kelly Anne: This is the FBI we're talking about, not some local yahoos with a Sheriff's badge. We should be on the first flight out of here. How does Teresa not understand that?
Pote: Because she came from nothing. And once you've been hungry, you'll do anything not to feel like that again.
Pote: I used to tell Teresa that she used to do things the hard way. Trying to make peace without firing the first shot.
James: Cause she had a code. A line she wouldn't cross.
Pote: Codes are meant to be cracked.
Marcel: I appreciate you, Lucien. You know I do.
Lucien: Oh, do you? I found you. Saved you from your hell of a life. Gave you an empire, and you have the gall to question my decisions.
Marcel: I sweat, bled, I even killed for you to make sure you got out clean just like you wanted. I have earned my place. I remember everything you did for me, Lucien. I do. Right now, I need you to remember this is still my business, and you do things my way.
When the story breaks, it won't just help Dumas. All the boys Lafayette put away, this could give them a second chance.Teresa
We've turned a corner, Pote. We've got to start thinking about more than just ourselves.Kelly Anne
Gamble: I knew the judge was into some dirty things, but this…
Pote: Not everyone was as lucky as you, Cabron. While he was sending you to night school, he was sending these kids to hell.
You can keep your coke and your bullshit apologies. I'd rather my people starve than be in business with you.Marcus
Pote: After what happened to Tony, I swore that no child would ever be close to our business, but that was before. Hey, look at me. I swear, I will never let anything bad happen to our baby. He's going to have everything I didn't have as a child: safety and money.
Kelly Anne: And love.
I don't like keeping secrets in our family, and neither does Teresa.Pote
Kelly Anne: I'm worse than the cartel. I'm a hundred times worse.
Pote: You're worse than…That doesn't make any sense.
Kelly Anne: I'm completely unfit to be a mother. I'm an addict, and I'm a rat, and I'm a liar, and I killed my husband. You don't even trust me. You followed me here. You were ready to shoot me!
Pote: Shoot you! I was not going to shoot you, Kelly Anne.
Kelly Anne: You don't know that.
Pote: I thought you were in trouble. You were acting suspicious. You lied to me. I thought you were having cold feet.
Kelly Anne: I am. My feet are freezing. What if I ruin this child's life? What if I can't handle it and I start using again? I'm sober now, but I will always be an addict.
I know my timing sucks, and my style's not your style, but that mother fucker should have died the first time he stuck his hand out. You know it, and I know it.Boaz