The Color Purple

The Color Purple quotes

23 total quotes (ID: 133)

Celie
Old Mister
Shug Avery
Sofia


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


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

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

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

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

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

See Daddy, sinners have souls too.

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