The best quotes from The Great prove Hulu's binge-worthy show is, in fact, great. The series follows Catherine the Great (Elle Fanning) rising through political ranks to become the longest-running female ruler in the entire history of Russia. The show may offer a fictionalized account of Catherine the Great's upbringing and reign as well as her plot to murder her dangerous husband, Peter III (Nicholas Hoult). While the show deals with political intrigue, it never loses its satirical edge, making it one of the most engaging Hulu original series you can watch. You'll find funny quotes alongside inspirational lines about love and what it means to be great.
The best The Great quotes have now been gathered together on one list. Which lines put a smile on your face when you heard them for the first time? Vote for the lines that stuck with you.
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- 1122 VOTES
How Was Your Night?
Catherine the Great: How was your night?
Marial: Avoided rape. You?
Catherine the Great: Same. If anyone ever invents something easier than buttons, we are all in trouble.
- 256 VOTES
Would You Like Mine?
Peter III of Russia: Would you like mine? It matches your hair. Just happy to be happy together, is it not?
Catherine the Great: It is marvelous – you are marvelous. You gave me a bear and have ceased punching me. What woman would not be happy?
- 397 VOTES
Catherine the Great: Huzzah!
- 469 VOTES
I Don't Want to Kill You
Peter III of Russia: I don't want to kill you. You're not a bad person.
Catherine the Great: I could kill you. You are a bad person.
- 544 VOTES
Happy to Hear
Peter III of Russia: I'm happy to hear anyone's problems with me. Don't worry about the bodies.
- 662 VOTES
Of Gentle Heart
Peter III of Russia: I am of gentle heart and massive c*ck.