Empire Season 1 Episode 4: "False Imposition" Quotes
Lucious: You know something, you and I always made a real good team.
Cookie: You damn right we did. I make you better. Don't you forget that.
Lucious: Thank you, baby.
Cookie: Baby? You might want to clear that with Anika.
Lucious: Okay, baby mama.
Cookie: Still crazy, Lucious.
If you go through with it, I will dig up the dirt of your past, bury your Empire and everyone in it.Baretti [to Lucious]
Hakeem, I can't make you love your mother, but you will respect her. Because she's lived through a hell that you have to understand if your music is every going to elevate to the place of poetry where it resonates in the hearts of its listeners.Lucious
Lucious: You know, I never forgot about you.
Cookie: Keep telling yourself that, Lucious.
The Nation killed your father.Cookie [to Lucious]
Cookie: I know how bad you wanted Titan, but they're going to break his ass in prison. You lose your soul when you feel like the world's forgotten you.
Lucious: I never forgot about you. Couldn't. I did some things that I had to do in order to make sure that when you got out you would have all of this stuff.
Cookie: This stuff, meaning this material stuff? You just stopped coming. No calls, no letter, no explanation. Just left me twisting in the wind.
What you need to handle is your client. I hear he's having a little trouble since he been waving his little rainbow flag around telling everyone he doesn't need my money.Lucious [to Cookie]
Anika: We need somebody like Titan.
Lucious: I don't want someone like Titan. The Empire wants Titan. Bring him here.
This race between you and Jamal? It's yours to lose. Prove to me that you as bad as Titan. That's all I want.Lucious [to Hakeem]
What I want is for everyone to be talking about Empire until this IPO is launched. What I want is everyone talking about Hakeem. What I want most of all is for you to put donkey kong in a barrel and get the hell out of my office.Lucious