Posh Quotes in Spice World (1997)


Posh Quotes:

  • Spice Girls: We're the Spice Girls, yes indeed. Just Girl Power is all we need. We know how we got this far.

    Ginger Spice: Strength and courage and a Wonderbra!

    Spice Girls: Would this work with only one?

    Baby: Just with me I have no fun.

    Spice Girls: Would this work with only two?

    Scary Spice: We need more for what we do.

    Spice Girls: Would this work with only three?

    Sporty: Three's a crowd, bad company.

    Spice Girls: Would this work with only four?

    Posh: No way, girl, we need one more!

    Spice Girls: Listen up, take my advice - we need five for the power of Spice. Give it up, give it out, take a stand, scream and shout! One, two, three, four, five Spice Girls!

  • Scary Spice: Does anyone know how to deliver a baby?

    Ginger Spice: Don't worry, I know all about home delivery.

    Scary Spice: Yeah, right.

    Ginger Spice: Well, I read it in a book. Okay, the first thing to do is put your legs together!

    Scary Spice: Well that's a bit late! She should have done that nine months ago!

    Nicola: Don't make me laugh, please.

    Scary Spice: Do not make her laugh, else it'll just shoot out like a cannon ball!

    Baby: Seriously, what if the baby comes out right now?

    Posh: Well it's not gonna go very far. I mean, look, she's still got her tights on!

    Ginger Spice: [shouting up Nicola's skirt] Stay up there! We're not ready for you yet!

  • Clifford: Look at this! Front page news, again. Suppose the whole lot of you'd been drowned.

    Ginger Spice: Well, we weren't though, were we?

    Posh: Speak for yourself.

    Clifford: What did you think you were doing? Going off like that?

    Scary Spice: We were just having fun!

    Clifford: What?

    Baby: Fun! You know, like ha-ha-ha-ha-ha!

    Sporty: Look, Clifford, we're old enough to take responsibility for our own lives, do you know what I mean?

    Clifford: You don't have a life, you have a schedule! You are part of a well-oiled, global machine! There are people everywhere working their butts off for you! People like Deborah, here.

    Deborah: Oh, can we leave my butt out of this, please?

    Ginger Spice: Oh, just don't be so uptight, Clifford.

    Clifford: Uptight? Uptight? You've got a live gig here tomorrow. It's my job to see that you turn up. My bum is on the line, here!

    Posh: Can you please leave butts and bums out of this, for one minute?

    Sporty: Clifford, some things are more important than gigs, you know.

    Clifford: Like what?

    Ginger Spice: Like self respect and our freedom, for a start!

    Baby: Yeah, and friendship!

    Clifford: What are you saying? You-you don't want to turn up here, tomorrow night?

    Ginger Spice: [defiantly] Well, maybe we don't.

    Baby: What'd you say that for?

    Ginger Spice: I don't know, I just said it.

  • Posh: You could always take your shirt off Geri.

    Ginger Spice: Shut up.

    Posh: It was just a joke.

  • Ginger Spice: No. We didn't agree to have this lot dancing with us.

    Posh: I mean I know you said it was going to be tacky. But this is tacky.

  • Emma: You know, I'm always gonna be known as Baby Spice, even when I'm 30!

    Posh: You love it really Emma, you you play up to it all the time.

    Emma: No I don't!

    Posh: Yes you do.You're doing it now.

    Emma: I'm not!

  • Deborah: He didn't mean that!

    Clifford: [defiantly] Oh, didn't I?

    Baby: [Tearfully] Look, can we please stop arguing?

    Posh: When you know exactly what we're supposed to be doing. Will somebody please let me know?

    [she storms off]

    Scary Spice: [Angrily] Oh great, Clifford! Now look what you've gone and done!

    Clifford: Well, that's just too bad!

    Scary Spice: Well yeahj it is too bad cos you know what? I'm going home now, see ya!

    [follows Victoria]

    Clifford: Bye!

    Baby: Look can we stop? All this, this is doing my head in.


    Sporty: [follows her bandmate in concern]

    Sporty: Emma!

    [runs after her]

    Sporty: [a long oause ensues, and only Geri is left]

    Ginger Spice: I hope you know what you're doing, cos if you're looking for a fight. you're gonna lose!

  • Posh: [after the girls hear noises in the night and after running into each other and scaring themselves, seek refuge in Victoria's room] It's pathetic, you know, that we can't even sleep in our own rooms

    Sporty: Yeah, I don't know what we're making such a fuss for, it's only an old house!

    Posh: A big old house

    Baby: [very scared] A big old scary haunted, big old house!

  • Ginger Spice: [as Sporty Spice] Hup! Hup! Hup! I'm so Sporty!

    [Kicks at the camera]

    Ginger Spice: Ha! Hup! Hup!

    Baby: [as Scary Spice] Rah!

    Posh: [as Baby Spice] My mummy's my best friend. Shh!

    Sporty: [as Posh Spice] I'm just too Posh.

    Ginger Spice: [as Sporty Spice] When's Liverpool gonna win the cup, like, eh?

    Baby: [as Scary Spice] Are we finished yet?

    Scary Spice: [as Ginger Spice] Um, blah, blah, blah. And, Girl Power. Feminism, d'you know what I mean?

    Baby: [as Scary Spice] Oh no!

    Ginger Spice: [as Sporty Spice, jumps onto the runway] Yo!

    Scary Spice: [as Ginger Spice] I feel as though I'm bein' strangled. How do you feel?

    Sporty: [as Posh Spice] Really uncomfortable!

    Posh: [as Baby Spice] Well, I just nearly fell off these shoes and sprained my ankles.

    Baby: [as Scary Spice] These things are really tight. They go right up my bum.

    Ginger Spice: [as Sporty Spice] There are really comfy, actually.

    Sporty: [as Posh Spice] Don't even think about it!

    Baby: [as Scary Spice] I'm off. I'm gettin' these off! Bring me some platforms

    Scary Spice: [as Ginger Spice] How can you wear these things?

    Ginger Spice: [as Sporty Spice] You look a pile of crap in my clothes, anyway.

  • [Clifford sits silently backstage, panicked that the girls really aren't going to show up for the concert. Finally he speaks to the documentary camera]

    Clifford: Okay. So this is the plan. The band starts up, the fans go wild, the lights come on, and I walk center stage and hang myself.

    [to the camera man]

    Clifford: Oh by the way this is my good side.

    [back to the audience]

    Clifford: My final words are, "The Spice Girls? I hate them!"

    [Suddenly the girls burst through the door shouting and laughing]

    Scary Spice: Hey! What you doing sitting around?

    Baby: Come on! We got a show to do!

    Ginger Spice: How ya doing?

    Sporty: Where are the mics?

    Posh: Where are the clothes!

    Scary Spice: And where are the bacon butties?

    Clifford: I love those girls! I love those girls!

  • Sporty: [after falling into the bus] Victoria!

    Posh: Sorry!

    Graydon: [Describing the events as they are happening] Now they're coming up on the tower bridge.

    Voice of Bridge Keeper: Attention, please. Your attention, please. The bridge will shortly be lifted.

    Graydon: The road is rising right in front of them to let a boat through!

    Posh: The bridge is going up!

    Graydon: They can't believe it!

    Scary Spice: Oh, my god! I don't believe it!

    Graydon: Are they crazy enough to try and jump the gap?

    [Sporty, Baby, Ginger, and Scary put on their "game faces"]

    Posh: Hold onto your knickers, girls!

    Graydon: Hey, baby! These are the Spice Girls, of course they're gonna go for it! Up it goes. A five ton London bus sailing through the air at seventy miles an hour! It's incredible!

    Martin Barnfield: It's expensive!

    [the Spice Bus easily jumps the gap]

    Martin Barnfield: Um... not necessarily.

    Graydon: But then, just when you think they're safe, they discover the bomb.

    Martin Barnfield: What bomb?

    Baby: [Opens up a secret door, looks at the bomb, and screams]

    Graydon: That bomb.

    Scary SpiceGinger SpiceSportyBabyPosh: [All scream]

    Martin Barnfield: Why?

    Graydon: Those are the rules.

    Martin Barnfield: My god, I've had enough of the rules!

    [Attempts to choke Graydon, but Clifford holds him back]

    Martin Barnfield: What are you trying to do, kill them? No more! They've suffered enough! Please!

    Graydon: All right! All right! They... they run up the steps to the Albert Hall, zoom past the guards, hurdle down the corridor, and they burst through that door right there.

    [Points to the door]

    Clifford: [Watches the door, expecting to see the Spice Girls run in. When they don't, he attemspt to choke Graydon. Martin tries to hold him back] You lied to me!

    Martin Barnfield: Hey! Hey! Hey, now! Hey! Hey! That's enough of that!

    Clifford: Where are they?

    Graydon: [Still choking] I'll rewrite it.

  • Baby: [as they discuss further movie roles in the end credit] And I don't want to me nice all the time. Maybe I could slap somebody, like Victoria here.

    Posh: [indignantly] Emma!

  • [the two competition winners and Victoria are being pulled back onto their boat after taking a tumble into the River Thames]

    Scary Spice: Vicky, Vicky, you want to wear this?

    [offers her jacket]

    Posh: [venomously] I'm not that desperate, thank you!

  • Scary Spice: [as they are talking about being stereotyped] You know, I think it's the same with fish

    [points out fish in tank]

    Scary Spice: I mean, look at this, you've got the spotty one, that's wacky. You've got the fluffy one, that's cute And then you have this ugly loser one. That reminds me of my ex boyfriend, Steven.

    Scary Spice: Ugh

    Ginger Spice: Did you know that the largest fish ever is the manta ray?

    Posh: [Sarcastically] And then you've got the little ginger one, which is full of useless information, about manta rays!

  • Graydon: [Describes what's going on throughout the entire scene] He crashes to the ground. And now the girls come face-to-face with their tabloid tormentor. The evil reporter has been unmaksed and in that moment, Damien's whole worthless life flashes before his eyes because, the girls have made him realize that he's been living a meaningless lie.

    Damien: [Lying on the ground, in pain] Oh, d'you know what, girls... you've made me realize... I've been... living a meaningless lie.

    Graydon: It's his character's one defining moment, and there isn't a dry seat in the house.

    Martin Barnfield: I'm wet already.

    Clifford: So, then what? Is that the end?

    Graydon: No! Damien goes after the really big evil boss, McMaxford.

    Clifford: Well, what about the girls?

    Graydon: Well, the girls, they've gotta get to Albert Hall, right? I mean, they've been at the hospital for twelve hours.

    Baby: Dennis!

    Posh: Out of the ways girls?

    Scary Spice: What are you doing?

    Posh: Fasten your seatbelts.

    [Gets in the driver's seat of the Spice Bus, puts her seatbelt on, presses down on the gas pedal, and starts driving like a lunatic]

    Dennis: [Getting up off the ground] Hey! That's my bus!

    Posh: Come on! What are you doing? What's the matter, are you blind? Come on, what are you doing? Get out of the way! Get out of the way! Sunday drivers! It's only Saturday!

    Graydon: And now the Spice Bus is racing across London, through Trafalger's Square. Pigeons are flying up. Guys are diving into fountains. And as it zooms through them all, past Bukingham Palace, Prince William is there. He's looin' at the window through a curtain. He turns to the Queen! The Queen, man! And he says "Oi, granny, look. It's the Spice Girls. They're on telly in a minute". And the Queen looks out and says "Oh, you're right. Isn't that the Posh one drivin'?"

    Baby: Look, there's the Queen! Hi, William!

    Ginger Spice: Hi, Charlie.

    Scary Spice: Hello, Harry.

    Graydon: And then, suddenly, they're on top of the bus.

    Clifford: Why?

    Martin Barnfield: The rules!

    Graydon: Right, right, the rules. Anyhow, there they are, standing in gale-force winds. Holding on for dear life. Emma slips, but Geri grabs her. But then Geri slips, so Mel B grabs her. But then, she slips, so Mel C grabs her. Four? Wait, that's four. Oh, there's one driving, right. Anyway, they're standing on top of a bus, whiplashing back and forth, about to be turned into Spice Jam!

    Martin Barnfield: Oh, my god!

    Clifford: And...?

    Graydon: Two old nuns in a mini-metro pull up right in front of them. The braking tumbles the girls back into the bus.

  • Posh: [after Sporty, Posh, and two fans have fallen into the Thames from a boat] Help!

    Scary Spice: What, what?

    Posh: This dress is dry clean only Melanie!

    [Sporty makes an exasperated sound]

    Child fan: Do they have sharks in the Thames?

    Posh: Oh, shut up!

  • Posh: Was that really worth it?

    Sporty: I'm so glad we've got the morning off.

    Baby: Yeah. First time in over a month, Clifford.

    Scary Spice: Are we there yet?

  • Ginger Spice: [in closing credits, to Deborah] We needed a serious actress like you to give it some depth, because we didn't want it to be.

    Posh: Superficial.

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