Rose: I trusted you, Carol!
Carlotta: My name is Carlotta.
Alex, stop it. It's me up against a bunch of pissed-off cops. I'm not going to have a fair trial. They've been after me for months.Derek [to Alex]
I know all about loving a messed-up man. Like your father.Rose [to Alex]
Do you think Destiny's Child ever went through something like this?Simone
Girl, you in jail? I ain't even been there yet.Cotton [to Alex]
Sometimes I'm jaded, cynical. But I don't want you to become that way.Carlotta [to Simone]
We want justice for Danielle Jackson. We want an indictment. And we'll stay here as long as we have to, until the DA and the Atlanta Police Department do the right thing.Derek
That's why our country's in the state it's in. Because nobody will stand up for nobody.Simone [to Pastor Harris]
Alex: College Park or Park Avenue, I'm black wherever I go.
Simone: And so am I.
Bitch, I'm everyday people. I wasn't born with a silver spoon up my ass.Star [to Alex]
I know where all the bodies are buried. Don't make me dig them up.Arlene [to Jahil]
Gladys Knight: It's wrong: And this world that we live in, and the way we live in it, is the reason why she's not here.