Here are the best quotes from the Hulu original series The Handmaid's Tale. Since its 2017 premiere, the dystopian drama based on the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood brought audiences many quotable lines from characters, like Offred (Elisabeth Moss), Moira (Samira Wiley), Ofglen (Alexis Bledel), and more. What are your favorite The Handmaid's Tale quotes?
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I Don't Want Pain
Offred: Please, God, I don't want pain. I don't want to be a doll, hung on the wall. I want to keep on living. I'll do anything. Resign my body freely to the uses of others. I'll sacrifice. I'll repent. I'll abdicate. I'll renounce.172Love this quote?
I Need To Scream
Offred: I don't need oranges. I need to scream. I need to grab the nearest machine gun.162Love this quote?
I Was Asleep
Offred: Now I’m awake to the world. I was asleep before.132Love this quote?
An Ugly Place
Aunt Lydia: The world can be quite an ugly place. But we cannot wish that ugliness away. We cannot hide from that ugliness.154Love this quote?