• R, 1 hr. 50 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Lee Daniels
    In Theaters:
    Nov 6, 2009 Wide
    On DVD:
    Mar 9, 2010
  • Lionsgate Films

Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire Quotes

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    1. Pretty Blond Girl: Like, oh, teah...I'm the shit. This fat bitch wishes she was me.
    – Submitted by Mercedes B (22 months ago)
    1. Clareece "Precious" Jones: What? What?
    – Submitted by Anthony A (2 years ago)
    1. Clareece "Precious" Jones: Some folks has a lot of things around them that shines for other peoples. I think that maybe some of them was in tunnels. And in that tunnel, the only light they had, was inside of them. And then long after they escape that tunnel, they sitll be shining for everybody else.
    – Submitted by Nusfish K (2 years ago)
    1. Consuelo: F for fat. [Precious smacks her in the face twice and everyone screams in excitement]
    2. Ms. Rain: Hey! Hey! Quit!
    3. Rhonda: Fuck her up!
    4. Consuelo: What the fuck!?
    5. Clareece "Precious" Jones: What? What?
    6. Ms. Rain: Quit it!
    7. Consuelo: [at Joann] Shut the fuck up! [at Ms. Rain] She just slapped me!
    8. Ms. Rain: [at Consuelo] Get out! [at Precious] We don't fight in my class.
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. KFC Cashier: What you want, baby?
    2. Clareece "Precious" Jones: Give me a basket, please.
    3. KFC Cashier: Sides?
    4. Clareece "Precious" Jones: I don know yet, still thinking about it. Gotta watch my figur.
    5. KFC Cashier: Bouchell, you got a ten piece ready?
    6. Clareece "Precious" Jones: [Precious looks around for a bit at the people and the time. Cashier comes back with basket of chicken] Potato Salad. Thank you. [Precious runs off without paying]
    7. KFC Cashier: Oh hell no she didn't! Uh-uh! Get her ass! Get that big bitch!
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Joann: Consuelo is a slut, Joann is not a slut.
    2. Consuelo: You da one who's da hoe up in here! I don't know who you call---
    3. Rhonda: Perfect, you get a gold star! [everyone laughs]
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Rita: I just wanna know how to spell Aquarius.
    2. Jermaine: A-Q-U-A-R-I-U-S.
    3. Consuelo: Can you spell 'boy,' then?
    4. Jermaine: Can you spell 'slut,' then?
    5. Rhonda: Let's explore dat. You wanna spell 'slut' Consuelo, I'll give you the first letter. [writes the letter S on the board]
    6. Consuelo: Can you spell 'illegal Immigrant,' then?
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Rhonda: Shut the bumba ras clot up. [everyone laughing]
    2. Consuelo: What the fuck is a 'ras clot'?
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Rhonda: [while writing on the board] The first thing is 'Shut the bumba ras clats.'
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Consuelo: Ms. Rain, why you let Rhonda teach the class, she don't even know how to speak English!?
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Rhonda: Joann, you're late.
    2. Joann: Rhonda, you ain't the teacher.
    3. Rhonda: Joann, Ms. Rain is busy with Precious today, so I am the teacher, today.
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Mary: And I don't want you to sit there and judge me, Mrs. Weiss.
    2. Mrs. Weiss: You shut up and you let him abuse your daughter.
    3. Mary: I did not want him to abuse my daughter, I did not want---
    4. Mrs. Weiss: But you allowed him to hurt her.
    5. Mary: I didn't want him to do nothing to her. I wanted him to make love to me. That as was my man. That was my fuckin man! That was my man, and he wanted daughter. And that's why I hated her! Because my man, who was supposed to be loving me, who was supposed to be making love to me, was fuckin my baby, and she made him leave! She made him go away!
    6. Mrs. Weiss: So whose fault was it then--?
    7. Mary: It's this bitch's fault, because she let my man have her. And she didn't say nothing! She didn't scream, she didn't do nothing! So those things that she told you, I did to her--- who...who...who else was gon love me?! Hmm? Since you got your degree and you know every fuckin thing? Who was gon love me? Who... who was gon make me feel good? Who was gon touch me and make me feel good late at night? And she made him go way! So when you sit there and you writin those fuckin notes on your pad, about who you think I am, and why i did it, and...and all of that. Because I didn't have nobody.
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Mary: ...and he touched my baby. And I axed him, I said, 'Carl, what are yo doing?' And he told be to shut-- to shut my fat ass up. And it as good for her.
    2. Mrs. Weiss: And what did you do, then?
    3. Mary: I shut my fat ass up.
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Mary: See, I...I...I think right now, you feelin that you becoming a grown woman, 'cause that shit you pulled in the kitchen, I should have fucked you up, but I let you walk away. And I let you get yourself together. But bitch Imma let you know if you even pull that shit on me again, That would be your last mutha fuckin day standing. I promise you that. You gon send a white bitch to my mutha fuckin buzzer, talking about some high education. You're a dummy bitch, you will never know shit! Don nobody want you, don nobody need you. You dun fucked around and fucked my mutha fuckin man. And had two mutha fuckin children, and one of em's a goddamn animal, running around looking crazy as a mutha fucker. Bitch you know what, I think you trying me. I think you really trying to fuck with me. You fucking with my money, and you gon stand up there and look down to me, like you a mutha fuckin woman. Imma show you what real women do, bitch. So you don't know what real mutha fuckin women do, real mutha fuckin woman sacrifice! I should have aborted your mutha fuckin ass, cause you ain't shit! I knew it the day the doctors put you in my goddamn hand, you wasn't a goddamn thing! And you had that smirk on your face, BITCH, Imma kill the fuck--! [throws frying pan] Now smile about that! Smile about that you fat bitch--! [Precious kicks slippers down] Bitch! [runs up the stairs] Imma kill you bitch!
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Mary: School ain't gon help none. Take your ass down to the welfare! Who da fuck she think she is!? Now i guess you think you cute now, right? Little upiddy bitch. Ya shoulda kept yo fuckin mouth shut! Just cause he gon give you more children than he give me, you think you fuckin special, fuck you and fuck him! Precious! Precious! Precious! Get down here bitch! You brought that white bitch up in my house?! You-- why would you bring that white bitch up in here?!
    2. Clareece "Precious" Jones: I didn't bring her here.
    3. Mary: Well why da fuck did she ring my buzzer?! I can't hear you Precious, since you go so much mutha fuckin mouth, and you gon bring a bitch up in my house, why would that bitch ring my goddamn buzzer?!
    4. Clareece "Precious" Jones: I ain't tell her to come here!
    – Submitted by Nhia T (2 years ago)
    1. Mary: You think you too good now, is that it? You think you is too good for the welfare?
    – Submitted by Gavin S (2 years ago)
    1. Mary: Hurry up, Precious! I am in here fucking starving to death. Now what you gonna do if I die of starvation? Where you gonna go then?
    – Submitted by Gavin S (2 years ago)
    1. Mary: You don't know what real women do! Real women sacrifice!
    – Submitted by Natia S (2 years ago)
    1. Clareece "Precious" Jones: The other day, I cried. But you know what? Fuck that day. That's why God, or whoever, makes other days.
    – Submitted by Stephen N (3 years ago)
    1. Clareece "Precious" Jones: Some folks has a lot of things around them that shines for other peoples. I think that maybe some of them was in tunnels. And in that tunnel, the only light they had, was inside of them. And then long after they escape that tunnel, they sitll be shining for everybody else.
    – Submitted by Chris P (3 years ago)
    1. Joann: Hi, I'm Joann, my favorite color is fluorescent beige. I'm already in the music business, shoot, I'm just here to get my GED!
    – Submitted by Chris P (3 years ago)

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