Sex And The City: Charlotte’s 10 Best Quotes

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Sex and the City was an HBO series that was so successful that it continued to even more gain popularity even after it went off the air! The show enjoyed a good six season run from 1998 to 2004 and even made two spin off movies! The show followed the lives of four professional women living in New York City and their endless struggles to find love. The show was not only hilarious and witty, but each character was so diverse in their opinions on men, relationships, careers and, of course, love it made the show all the more interesting. Charlotte was definitely the voice of reason among the other women, and she had some of the most stringent views on marriage, relationship and love, but despite being stuck in her good girl ways she was a fan favorite. Here’s a list on some of Charlotte’s best quotes on Sex and the City:

10. She Has Boundaries

Charlotte: “I can’t, Brian. I want to, but I can’t. I mean, actually no, that’s not true. I don’t want to. Or maybe I do. I don’t know what I want. But I’m afraid if I don’t, you’ll dump me. And if I do, then I’ll be the up-the-butt girl. And I don’t want to be the up-the-butt girl, because I mean…Men don’t marry the up-the-butt girl. Whoever heard of Mrs. Up-The-Butt? No, no, no. I can’t. I want children and nice bedding and I just can’t handle this right now.” (Season 1, Episode 4)


9. She’s Kinky

Samantha: What are you wearing? The invitation said kinky?
Charlotte: I kinked my hair! (Season 2, Episode 12)


8. She is Determined

Charlotte: “Allow me to get right to the point. After careful consideration, I have decided that this is the year I am getting married.” (Season 3, Episode 7).

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7. She’s Full of Great Ideas

Charlotte: I proposed to myself.
Carrie: What?
Charlotte: Yes. I suggested he have a tomato salad, then I suggested we get married…What am I going to tell my kids? ‘Well, Mommy really wanted to get married so she asked Daddy and Daddy said, ‘All righty.’ (Season 3, Episode 9)


6. Her Feelings on Dating

Charlotte: “I’ve been dating since I was fifteen. I’m exhausted. Where is he?” (Season 3, Episode 1)

5. She’s Easily Distracted

Charlotte: “Trey, you have a boner…I can’t discuss my notes if you have a boner.” (Season 4, Episode 1)

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4. She’s Polite

Charlotte: “Could you not use the f-word in Vera Wang?” (Season 3, Episode 12)

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3. She Doesn’t Know How to Insult

Charlotte: “I curse the day you were born!” (Sex and the City Movie)

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2. She Can Take a Compliment

Harry: I think you are the sexiest woman I ever met.
Charlotte: Harry don’t be ridiculous, I’m wearing my glasses! (Season 5, Episode 7)

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1. She’s Always an Optimist

Charlotte: “Don’t laugh at me, but maybe we can be each other’s soul mates. And then we can let men be just these great, nice guys to have fun with.” (Season 4, Episode 1)

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Katherine G

Katherine G

Katherine is the Managing Editor for Health and Parenting, but she has a soft spot for entertainment. She loves binging shows on Netflix, reality TV is a guilty pleasure, and country music is her go-to playlist. When she's not writing, she's spending time outdoors, especially with her puppy Zoey!