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The Best "The Handmaid's Tale" Quotes

Updated April 30, 2019 217 votes 33 voters 1.9k views24 items

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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

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    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.

     

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    She Is Me

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    Offred: There was an Offred before me. She helped me find my way out. She's dead. She's alive. She is me.

     

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    I Was Asleep

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    Offred: Now I’m awake to the world. I was asleep before.

     

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    I Need To Scream

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    Offred: I don't need oranges. I need to scream. I need to grab the nearest machine gun.

     

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