Queen of Hearts Quotes in Alice in Wonderland (1951)


Queen of Hearts Quotes:

  • Queen of Hearts: I warn you, child... if I lose my temper, you lose your head! Understand?

  • Queen of Hearts: Who's been painting my roses red? WHO'S BEEN PAINTING MY ROSES RED? /Who dares to taint / With vulgar paint / The royal flower bed? / For painting my roses red / Someone will lose his head.

    Card Painter: Oh no, Your Majesty, please! It's all *his* fault!

    Card Painter: Not me, your grace! The ace, the ace!

    Queen of Hearts: You?

    Card Painter: No, two!

    Queen of Hearts: The deuce, you say?

    Card Painter: Not me! The three!

    Queen of Hearts: That's enough! Off with their heads!

  • Alice: [as a giant] And as for you... Your Majesty! Your Majesty indeed! Why, you're not a queen,


    Alice: But just a - a fat, pompous, bad tempered old ty...!

    [normal size]

    Alice: Tyrant.

    Queen of Hearts: [giggles] And uh, just what were you saying, my dear?

    Cheshire Cat: Why, she simply said that you're a fat, pompous, bad tempered old tyrant!


  • King of Hearts: What do you know about this unfortunate affair?

    March Hare: Nothing.

    Queen of Hearts: Nothing whatever?

    March Hare: Nothing whatever!

    Queen of Hearts: [shouts] That's very important! Jury, write that down!

  • Queen of Hearts: Now, where do you come from?

    Alice: Well, I'm trying to find my way home...

    Queen of Hearts: Your way? All ways here are my ways!

    Alice: Yes, I know, but I was just thinking...

    Queen of Hearts: Curtsy while you're thinking. It saves time.

    Alice: [curtsying] Yes, Your Majesty, but I just wanted to ask you...

    Queen of Hearts: I'll ask the questions! Do you play croquet?

    Alice: Why, yes, Your Majesty.

    Queen of Hearts: Then let the game begin!

  • White Rabbit: Your Majesty, members of the jury, loyal subjects... and the King... the prisoner at the bar stands accused of enticing Her Majesty, the Queen of Hearts, into a game of croquet, thereby and with malice of forethought, molesting, tormenting, and otherwise annoying our beloved...

    Queen of Hearts: Never mind all that! Get to the part where I lose my temper.

    White Rabbit: ...thereby causing the Queen to lose her temper.

  • [Alice reaches the door to escape from the mob]

    Doorknob: [tries to open the door] D'oh! I'm - still locked, you know!

    Alice: [in horror] But the queen! I simply *must* get out!

    Doorknob: [chuckles] But you *are* outside.

    Alice: [releases her grip on the Doorknob] What?

    Doorknob: [opens his mouth] See for yourself.

    [Alice sees through his mouth and sees herself asleep with Dinah also sleeping on her lap by a tree in a beautiful meadow]

    Alice: Why - why that's me! I'm asleep!

    Queen of Hearts: [shouting from a distance, advancing toward Alice along with a mob of other characters] Don't let her get away! Off with her head!

    Alice: [in terror, through the Doorknob's mouth] Alice, wake up! Please, wake up, Alice!

    Queen of Hearts: [comes closer with the rest of the mob] Off with her head!

    Alice: Alice! Please, wake up, Alice!

    [as the mob draws nearer, the screen goes into swirling multicolor until it shows Alice sleeping by the tree]

    Alice: [voiceover] Alice! Alice! Alice!

    Alice's sister: [changes to her sister's] Alice! Alice! Will you kindly pay attention and recite your lesson?

  • Queen of Hearts: Now... are you ready for your sentence?

    Alice: Sentence? But there has to be a verdict first...

    Queen of Hearts: Sentence first! Verdict afterwards.

    Alice: But that just isn't the way...

    Queen of Hearts: [shouting] All ways are...!

    Alice: ...your ways, your Majesty.

  • Queen of Hearts: And who is this?

    King of Hearts: Let me see, my dear. It's certainly not a heart. Do you suppose it's a club?

  • King of Hearts: Rule 42: All persons more than a mile high must leave the court immediately.

    Alice: I am not a mile high, and I'm not leaving.

    Queen of Hearts: Sorry. Rule 42, you know.

  • Queen of Hearts: [after the Queen of Hearts is hit in the head and covered in the table cloth] Someone's head IS GOING TO ROLL FOR THIS!

  • Queen of Hearts: Off with their heads.

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