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Quotes from Do the Right Thing

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    • Buggin' Out: Yo, Mookie.
    • Mookie: What?
    • Buggin' Out: Stay Black.
    • Da Mayor: Doctor...
    • Mookie: C'mon, what. What?
    • Da Mayor: Always do the right thing.
    • Mookie: That's it?
    • Da Mayor: That's it.
    • Mookie: I got it, I'm gone.
    • Tina: Trust you? The last time I trusted you, Mookie, I ended up with a son.
    • Sal: Hey. The only ass-kicking that's gonna be done around here is gonna be done by me.
    • Pino: I detest this place like a sickness.
    • Sal: Pino, get a broom and sweep out front.
    • Pino: Vito, get a broom and sweep out front.
    • Vito: Huh?
    • Pino: Get a broom and sweep out front.
    • Vito: What?
    • Pino: GET A BROOM AND SWEEP OUT FRONT.
    • Vito: See, Pop, it's just what I was telling ya. Every time you tell Pino what to do, he tells me to do what you told him what to do.
    • Mother Sister: Hey, you old drunk, what did I tell you about drinking in front of my stoop? Move on; you're blocking my view. You are ugly enough; don't stare at me. The evil eye doesn't work on me.
    • Da Mayor: Mother Sister, you've been talkin' about me for 18 years. What have I ever done to you?
    • Mother Sister: You a drunk fool.
    • Da Mayor: Besides that? Da Mayor don't bother nobody and nobody no bother da Mayor but you. The Man just tends to his own business. I love everybody. I even love you.
    • Mother Sister: Hold your tongue, you don't have that much love.
    • Da Mayor: One day you're gonna be nice to me. We may both be dead and buried, but you're gonna be nice - at least civil.
    • Mister Senor Love Daddy: Yes, children, this is the cool-out corner. We're slowing it down for all the lovers in the house. I'll be giving you all the help you need. Musically, that is.
    • Mister Senor Love Daddy: My people, my people, what can I say; say what I can. I saw it but didn't believe it; I didn't believe what I saw. Are we gonna live together? Together are we gonna live?
    • Mother Sister: Good morning.
    • Da Mayor: Is it a good morning?
    • Mother Sister: Yes, indeed. You almost got yourself killed last night.
    • Da Mayor: I've done that before. Where did you sleep?
    • Mother Sister: I didn't.
    • Da Mayor: Hope the block is still standing.
    • Mother Sister: We're still standing.
    • Sweet Dick Willie: You wanna boycott someone? You ought to start with the goddamn barber that fucked up your head.
    • [angrily, after Raheem is killed by police]
    • Smiley: One of the police was Black.
    • Buggin' Out: Hey, Sal, how come they ain't no brothas on the wall?
    • Mister Senor Love Daddy: WE LOVE ROLL CALL, Y'ALL! Boogie Down Productions, Rob Base, Dana Dane, Marley Marl, Olatunji, Chuck D, Ray Charles, EPMD, EU, Alberta Hunter, Run-D.M.C., Stetsasonic, Sugar Bear, John Coltrane, Big Daddy Kane, Salt-n-Pepa, Luther Vandross, McCoy Tyner, Biz Markie, New Edition, Otis Redding, Anita Baker, Thelonious Monk, Marcus Miller, Branford Marsalis, James Brown, Wayne Shorter, Tracy Chapman, Miles Davis, Force MDs, Oliver Nelson, Fred Wesley, Maceo, Janet Jackson, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis, George Clinton, Count Basie, Mtume, Stevie Wonder, Bobby McFerrin, Dexter Gordon, Sam Cooke, Parliament-Funkadelic, Al Jarreau, Teddy Pendergrass, Joe Williams, Wynton Marsalis, Phyllis Hyman, Sade, Sarah Vaughn, Roland Kirk, Keith Sweat, Kool Moe Dee, Prince, Ella Fitzgerald, Dianne Reeves, Aretha Franklin, Bob Marley, Bessie Smith, Whitney Houston, Dionne Warwick, Steel Pulse, Little Richard, Mahalia Jackson, Jackie Wilson, Cannonball AND Nat Adderley, Quincy Jones, Marvin Gaye, Charles Mingus AND Marion Williams. We wanna thank you all for makin' our lives just a little brighter here on We Love Radio!
    • [repeated line]
    • Sal: Extra Cheese is two dollars.
    • [first lines]
    • Mister Senor Love Daddy: Wake up! Wake up! Up you wake!
    • Mister Senor Love Daddy: Today's temperature's gonna rise up over 100 degrees, so there's a Jheri curl alert! That's right, Jheri curl alert. If you have a Jheri curl, stay in the house or you'll end up with a permanent black helmet on your head fuh-eva!
    • [stuttering]
    • Smiley: This is Malcolm X. This is Martin Luther King.
    • Buggin' Out: Why don't you go back to Massachusetts?
    • Clifton: I was born in Brooklyn!
    • Da Mayor: Doctor, those that'll tell don't know, and those that know won't tell.
    • Sweet Dick Willie: It ain't never too hot or never too cold for fuckin'!
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