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TV The Best Cookie Quotes From Empire  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Cookie Lyon lines.

Fox's hip hop prime time soap opera stars Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon, the smart, sassy matriarch of the Lyon clan, who served a 17-year prison sentence after taking the fall for music mogul Lucious Lyon (played by Terrance Howard) when a drug deal went awry. Returning to Empire Enterprises to join her ex-husband and three sons at the helm, Cookie makes it her mission to get back what's hers -- her family, her company, her money, her Empire. Every episode is peppered with a number of memorable bold and brazen Cookie catchphrases. Scroll down and vote for your favorite memes or add new sayings to the list.
210 5

The streets ain't made for everybody. That's why they made sidewalks.

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116 4

Straight down the hall to the right, then jump out the window and straight down.

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138 6

The name's Cookie. Ask about me!

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136 6

Oh, and Anika, this is an a--.

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