30 'Orange Is the New Black' Quotes We Never Want to Forget

Piper leaning on Alex's shoulder in a scene from 'Orange Is the New Black'
Orange Is the New Black via Netflix

Forever in our hearts!

We'll Cherish These 30 Orange Is the New Black Quotes Forever and Ever

After years of giving us the type of content we've been waiting for, Netflix's Orange Is the New Black has come to an end.

We haven't fully processed what we watched in the final season, but it's safe to say it was bittersweet. We'll forever love this show and just because it's over, doesn't mean we won't binge it whenever we please. After all, that's how Netflix works. And the beauty of it being a Netflix original is that it'll never leave the streaming service... we hope.

There are so many moments from the series we'll never forget, but as we're writers, the thing that'll stick with us the most are all the inspiring and insightful quotes that came out of the show.

To mark the ending, we rounded up our favorite Orange Is the New Black quotes that we never want to forget. You won't either, because they're all in one place.

Best Orange Is the New Black Quotes

  • "Maybe this is exactly where I am supposed to be right now. Maybe this, right now, is making me a better person." -Piper

  • "This year, I'm loving someone who deserves me: Me." -Suzanne

  • "All problems are boring until they're your own." -Red

  • "Some people have imaginary friends. I think you have imaginary enemies." -Nicky

  • "You rage, I eat. We all have our way." -Cindy

  • "Men being in charge has never done me any good." -Pennsatucky

  • "You don't go Jessica Simpson when you've got Rihanna." -Morello

  • "It was fun for a while, but the fun just started to seem like everyone was covering up the empty feelings." -Leanne

  • "I'm thankful for you girls who remind me every day that self-forgiveness is possible." -Yoga Jones

  • "I'm scared that I'm not myself and I'm scared that I am." -Piper

Famous Orange Is the New Black Quotes

  • "People wanna be good. They really do, deep down. But they just fuck up." -Flaca

  • "You can't spend your whole life holding the door open for people and then being angry they didn't thank you. Nobody asked you to hold the fucking door." -Fig

  • "Sometimes people just don't want to play with you. And that's okay." -Suzanne

  • "It's so disappointing being underestimated as you age." -Irma

  • "It's just chilling, you know? Kickin' it with somebody, talking, making mad stupid jokes. And like, not even wanting to go to sleep ‘cuz then you might be without 'em for a moment and you don't want that." -Poussey

  • "The second you're perceived as weak, you already are." -Red

  • "I mean, she told me how she traveled after college. But she failed to mention the lesbian lover who ran an international drug smuggling ring. Imagine my surprise." -Larry

  • "I forgave him. And you know what? It ain't about him. I forgave him for me." -Pennsatucky

  • "Everyone wants to go back in time sometimes. To go back to the moment when everything was still possible, before they made a wrong turn, so that they could go on the right path. But it's not possible. All we can do is make the most of right now." -Healy

  • "I know they're not real, but it don't mean they don't have nothing to say." -Lolly

Inspirational Orange Is the New Black Quotes

  • "If you're not building a future, it's because you don't believe there is a future." -Vee

  • "A lot of people are stupid and still live full, productive lives." -Alaida

  • "I refuse to be invisible, Daddy. Not for you, not for Mom, not for anybody." -Big Boo

  • "While I'm really proud of how evil prison has made you, I think you're overestimating your villain index. You're still transitioning. You know, you're not Walter White yet. You're Walter White-ink." -Cal

  • "I believe this world is a damaged place, and if you can find a sliver of happiness, stay in it as long as you can." -Poussey

  • "The thing about reality is it's still there waiting for you the next morning." -Rosa

  • "At the end of the day, you are a garden rose and that bitch is a weed." -Vee

  • "Did it ever occur to you that we don't wanna get in touch with our feelings? That actually feeling our feelings might make it impossible to survive in here?" -Poussey

  • "I love you. But we both know I don't have the balls to free-fall through life with you." -Piper

  • "Oh, you wanna make a difference? Yeah, I get it. You're one of the good guys. But guess what. We all think we're good guys." -Alex

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