The Color Purple

The Color Purple quotes

23 total quotes (ID: 133)

Old Mister
Shug Avery

Oh... Sofia home, now. Sofia home. Things is gonna be changin' around here. Pass me them peas, boy.

Shug like honey. And now, I's just like a bee.

[to Shug] He (Albert) beat me when you ain't here. He beat me for not being you.

[Sofia begins to laugh after years of silence] My God, the dead has arisen.

Celie, you has my sympathy. Ain't many women allow they husband's ho to lay up in they house.

The more things change, the more they stay the same.

See Daddy, sinners have souls too.

Girl child ain't safe in a family of men.