The Best Peaky Blinders, Season 2, Episode 6 Quotes

Thomas: When you plan something well there's no need to rush.

- And you're the woman who he said was going to sail away.
- I see he didn't tell you about me.
- He did tell me about you,
- I wonder if that's significant.
- Tell me what about you?
- Do you have any idea where he is?
- I'm waiting for him here.

- So fucking close.
- So fucking close.

- Come on girl, come on.
- At least make a showing.
- Come on, Tommy.

- She was presented to queen Victoria.
- After the race,
- I'll change in the horse box and then come and join you up there with the toffs, what do you say?
- Hmm. Yeah.
- You don't want me to join you.
- It's fine.
- I'll stay down here in the mud.

- Today, it'll be me dead, or you, but whoever it is, gonna wake up in hell tomorrow.
- Man: [Over Lou dspeaker]
- Ladies and gentlemen, the runners and riders are under starter's orders.
- And they're off!
- -[Crowd cheering loudly]

- All right?
- All right?
- Yeah.
- Tommy: Hello, Ollie.
- Well, hang on. Just you, yeah?
- He stays out here.
- Uh, you stay here.

- Man: [Over Lou dspeaker]
- Ladies and gentlemen, the race will begin in four minutes.
- So please make your way trackside.

- Do as you're told!
- We should take it slow, we've got time.
- -This area's closed off. -what?
- The king will be coming this way after the race.
- This area is secure!
- But I need to...
- You'll have to go round.
- -[Sighs]

- I know because I'll make sure of it.
- I have influence with the board.
- There's business and there's love.
- Is there?
- There's Thomas Shelby.
- What do you want from him?
- Same as you.
- I want to feel alive.

- Fenians on the course.
- A soldier's been shot, someone said there was an irishman in here.
- That is correct.
- Very sorry, sir.
- Check the security to his majesty.
- I will now take your mind off the situation.

- That is a thing.
- A baby, Thomas.
- Yes.
- Go to your race.
- Where will you be?
- I'll be waiting.
- I'll wait where they lay their bets.

- Only beer beforehand, boys, and plenty of time for rum and whisky after.
- And remember, do not make a move until 3:00.
- When the coppers leave. That is all.
- Incident? What are you going to do that's going to make every copper at the derby look the other way?
- Trust me, brother.

- Lizzie, it's gonna be all right. Eh?
- I'll get to you, I promise.
- Before it can start.
- I will be there.
- Keep them fuckin' guns ready.
- Keep them guns ready.
Johnny: Coppers aren't moving.
- Stood there like fucking gargoyles.
- Keep your wits about you, boys, all right?

- What do you mean?
- Whatever happens, may, no regrets. No regrets.
- And I will find you.
- All right.
- Remember that.

- Right!
- Ladies and gentlemen,
- I'd like to raise a toast.
- To the small Heath rifles.
- All: Small Heath rifles.
- To the Lane boys.
- And to the peaky fucking blinders.
- Who's gonna stop us, eh?

- Oh, what the fuck?
- Get it done, boys.
- Comrade, we have our orders, you know how it is.
- I know how it is.

- Now your next mistake, mr sabini, was breaking your promise with Alfie solomons.
- Hmm. You promised Alfie that his bookies could come to epsom.
- He was very hurt when you said no.
- He was very hurt.
- That's why me and Alfie are back in business.

- And all you got was a bullet and a fucking wolf head cane.
- Well. Bully for you.
- This I know.
- Ahead of you is damnation, but I have the love of god, and the certainty of salvation.

- You just have to stand there, Ada.
- Stand where?
- Let's go, come on.
- James, what's going on?
- Don't listen to him, James.
- He'll get you killed.
- What errand?
James: For the cause, Ada.
- The good old cause.

- you'd take the money and go.
- And one of us bet you'd still be here.
- She wants me to stay.
- Mmm, you know something, Michael?
- What Polly wants will always be a mystery to me.

- At some point in the near future, mr Churchill will want to speak to you in person, mr Shelby.
- He has a job for you.
- We will be in touch.
- Get out of the grave, tinker.
- Be on your fucking way!

- This is a man of some capability, but I expect no excuses and no failures.
- The red right hand of the ulster volunteer force will not let you down, mr Campbell.
- The red right hand.
- Good luck, gentlemen.

- Like you're digging yourself out now?
- Like I'm digging now.
- Fuck me.
- Listen, I'll give you 35%.
- That's your lot.
- Thirty-five.

- Lizzie...
- Where were you?
- Where the fuck were you? [Sobbing]
- Give me the gun, Lizzie.
- Lizzie, Lizzie.
- I'm sorry.
- Fuck off, fuck off!
- Just go.
- Go on, go!

Lizzie: Get the fuck off!
- You bitch!
Lizzie: [Crying] Fuck off!
- Get the fuck off me!
- -Hey! -[Grunts]
- -Russell! -[Gun clicks]
- Fuck!

- To your right. Soldier.
- -[Lizzie sniffles]
- Tommy: Smoking a cigarette.
- Just be alone with him at 3:00.
- When the race starts, and I'll do the rest. Yeah?
- Got a piece of chalk?
- -Chalk?
- It's how the soldiers know.
- It doesn't matter, just give me the fucking chalk.

- Fuck off. Now.
- Four minutes.
- All right, four minutes.
- -[Tommy clears throat]
- Talk to me about hand grenades.
- The chalk Mark on the barrel, at knee height.
- It's a Hamilton Christmas.
- I took out the pin and put it on the wire.

- John didn't even shoot his gun!
- We're kings! Kings of the fucking world!
- John, I don't see the same thing in your eyes that I see in Tommy's.
- You should get out.
- You should get out.
- Where is Tommy, anyway?

- Take a seat.
- Sit down!
- That's it.
- You make yourself nice and comfortable.
- We're just going for a wee drive, mr Shelby.
- Let's go.

- Tommy: Any of you boys in France?
- You know, I wouldn't mind a cigarette.
- The somme.
- Black woods.
- Somme, the bulls.
- Smoke.

- Curious how that is to me and curious that it should be you.
- Opposites perhaps.
- Opposite, and that... [Chuckles]
- That thing sticking in my heart, you own, you own part of that heart, you do.
- You do, Polly. You do.

- But I want you to wash this city out of your hair and your clothes.
- It's what I should have done at the start.
- Now I've got business to attend to.
- I do love you, Michael.
- I love you too.
- You'll miss your train.

- Johnny fucking dogs.
[Sighs] How did they get me out of there?
- I need to get you to a telephone.
- You need to make a call.
- It's all part of Tommy's plan.
- -[Engine starts]
- Appa rently.

Alfie: You are behaving like a f*****g child. This is a man's world.

- That's how you like it, isn't it?
- Well, this time small and weak has got a gun.
- No, you wouldn't do that here.
- Do you see any coppers?
- Well, I don't.
- They're all around your precious king.

- Put this on nom de guerre.
- Good day, sir.
- There he is.
- Fucking meatball blokes.
- Right, let's go.

- Hands off cocks, on with socks.
- One at a time.
- One at a time, that's all I ask.
- You're getting out, mr Shelby.

- Oh... and there's a woman.
- Yeah.
- A woman...
- Who I love...
- And I got close.
- Nearly got
[Shouting] Fucking everything!

- No, I'm afraid mr Shelby is in London.
- He can't be reached.
- -[Door opening]
- No, he won't be back today.
- -[Door closing]
- He's at the races.
- The epsom races, the epsom derby.
- Can I ask who's calling?
- I'm going to the station.