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The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey Quotes

AppleTV+ The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey is dropping its first episodes on the streaming service this Friday, March 11th. I will have a review of the series coming soon, so make sure to stop back by to check it out. It will be linked down below. In the meantime, I wanted to share a list of some of the best quotes from the show. Check out this list of 80+ of the best AppleTV+ The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey quotes.

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The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey Quotes

I want you to know that my whole family is dependent on you.

In the long run, they gonna be better off because of your strength.

I didn’t give my life for ya, for you to forget.

Hospital is where black folk went to die.

Seems like I can’t remember nothing no more.

Family the most important thing we got.

Smells like you boo-booed on yourself.

Hands off my money. You stole enough of my money already. Theft.

I’m gonna find who did it. I swear.


It ain’t about what you did, it is about what you ain’t woman enough to see yet. It’s our duty to make sure these black men don’t go crazy.

I’m just trying to make things better for ya.

Why you lock this up? This is the best room in the house.

I like the way it smell in here. Smells like iron legs and motor oil.

I don’t like the way you look at her.

Ain’t nobody about to kill a b*tch today.

The kind of doctor that got Dr. Pepper, I hope.

Sometimes I just want to forget.

The treatment will give Mr. Grey the ability to think clearly and make his own decisions.

I don’t feel no different.

He was always doing for me. That’s why I won’t let folks forget his name. What kind of man would I be if I didn’t recognize the injustice of his passing?

That’s my bible down there, and I’m gonna go get it.

You’ve been in and out, mostly out.

If I known this was going to happen, I would’ve never let you do it.

I saw my first dead body when I was 6 years old.

I don’t remember like I remember, remember.

I’m still a little foggy, but I know what time it is.

What’s going to happen to him after your duration?

I know your heart is in the right place, but I have got to finish this.

I have no use for a soul, Mr. Grey.

The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey Quotes

Me and you, we are just trading favors.

I don’t mind starting this here thing for a little blood, but I ain’t about to step over no dead bodies to get there.

This is my last chance to do as I promised.

You scared of money?

This is the first real bed I’ve ever had.

Maybe in your world, but in this one women are carrying just as much of the load.

Is there a right way to talk to somebody about being murdered.

Memories turn into dreams and I just can’t cut them off.

I can’t tell you how long it is going to last, but I can tell you it will be just as bright as the heavens.

Your sins determine where you stand on that road.

Everything is as smooth as a fat baby’s a**.

You can not tell a man from his color, his clothes, nor his nationality nor his god. You can only know from what he has in his heart.

I ain’t got but a few more days to get my affairs in order.

You’re the first person I was ever close to, that I never wanted to die. I don’t want you to go away.

I don’t remember giving you permission to be rummaging through my house.

That’s mighty white of you, Darwin.

Got them boys chasing her a** double time.

Do you really think it’s okay to steal from somebody, just cause they don’t know you do it?

You don’t have to run the streets to get killed in them.

You know what the priest says about sin? Well, this is it.

If you gonna die, let me shoot you myself.

Old folks ain’t scared of life. Cause they got one foot in the grave.