Quotes from Chadwick Boseman movies and TV shows

Jackie Robinson: I'm not goin' anywhere! I'm right here.

Jackie Robinson: I don't care if they like me. I didn't come here to make friends. I don't even care if they respect me. I know who I am. I've got enough respect for myself. I do not want them to beat me.
Rachel Robinson: They're never going to beat you.
Jackie Robinson: They... came close today.

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T'Challa: We can still heal you...
Erik Killmonger: Why, so you can lock me up? Nah. Just bury me in the ocean with my ancestors who jumped from ships, 'cause they knew death was better than bondage.

T'Challa: What do you want?
Erik Killmonger: I want the throne.

T'Challa: Wakanda will no longer watch from the shadows. We can not. We must not. We will work to be an example of how we, as brothers and sisters on this earth, should treat each other. Now, more than ever, the illusions of division threaten our very existence. We all know the truth: more connects us than separates us. But in times of crisis the wise build bridges, while the foolish build barriers. We must find a way to look after one another, as if we were one single tribe.

T'Challa: My suit is good.
Shuri: Old tech. Functional, but old. "People are shooting at me - wait, let me put my helmet on!"

T'Challa: What happens now determines what happens to the rest of the world.

Okoye: Just don't freeze!
T'Challa: I never freeze.

T'Challa: I never yielded! And as you can see, I am not dead! The challenge continues.

T'Challa: I am not ready, baba.
King T'Chaka: Have you not spent so many years by my side, watching and learning, preparing for this day?
T'Challa: That is not what I meant. I am not ready to be without you.
King T'Chaka: A man who has not prepared his children for his own death has failed as a father.

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James Brown: Are we done, Mr. Byrd?
Bobby Byrd: I'm afraid not, Mr. Brown.
James Brown: I say, are we done?
Bobby Byrd: I think we got more funk in the trunk.

Susie Brown: My baby playing at the Apollo.
James Brown: I ain't your baby, not then, not now. I look after James Brown. You want to know me, I'll tell you. My daddy in the army. My mamma left. No one else helped me. No one else.

Reporter: What exactly do you call your style of music?
James Brown: I call it James Brown music because it's so far ahead of its time.

James Brown: Mr. President, I want to go to Vietnam. We've got to bring the super heavy funk to the cats over there... Are they shooting at us? They trying to kill James Brown today. You want to go down in history as the man who killed the funk?

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Thurgood Marshall: I wouldn't be here if I didn't think we could win.

Thurgood Marshall: The Constitution was not written for us. We know that. But no matter what it takes, we're going to make it work for us. From now on, we claim it as our own.

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