15 Most Powerful Quotes From 'Queen & Slim'

Queen and Slim on the run in 'Queen & Slim'
Queen & Slim via Universal Pictures

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These Queen & Slim Quotes Prove It's Nothing Short of a Masterpiece

Queen & Slim has been one of the most talked about movies of 2019.

Written and produced by Lena Waithe, it's one of the most heartbreakingly beautiful love stories to grace the screen this year.

The subject matter may be tough for some of is, but this is a reality many Black people in this country face. So if you're having second thoughts about going to see it, read through these Queen & Slim quotes beforehand and your worries will melt away.

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Best Queen & Slim Quotes

  • "Can I be your legacy?" -Queen

  • "You already are." -Slim

  • "I’m scared." -Queen

  • "It’s alright. I’ll be brave enough for the both of us." -Slim

  • "Power to the people." -Protestor

Empowering Queen & Slim Quotes

  • "Thank you for this journey, no matter how it ends." -Queen

  • "Strong something you believe in." -Slim

  • "What do you want?" -Queen

  • "I’m tired of playing it safe. I want to ride or die." -Slim

  • "I just think you were meant to be here." -Queen

Moving Queen & Slim Quotes

  • "I want a guy to show me myself. I want him to love me so deeply, I’m not afraid to show him how ugly I can be." -Queen

  • "Can I ask you something? What took you so long to respond to me? I sent you a very well-crafted message. Three weeks have gone, and today, out of the blue, you hit me up to ask if you want to grab dinner. What changed?" -Slim

  • "I didn’t feel like being alone. Not tonight." -Queen

  • "Ooh, well, if ain’t the black Bonnie and Clyde." -Uncle Earl

  • "There is nothing back there for us." -Queen

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