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A Different World Quotes

A Different World is a Sitcom that first aired in 1987 on NBC. A Different World ended its run in 1993.

A Different World aired for 6 seasons and 144 episodes. It features Stu Gardner as theme composer. A Different World is executive produced by Marcy Carsey. A Different World is created by Bill Cosby.

A Different World is recorded in English and originally aired in United States. Each episode of A Different World is 23-25 minutes long. A Different World is produced by The Carsey-Werner Company and distributed by Carsey-Werner Distribution.

The cast includes: Gary Dourdan as Shazza Zulu, Richard Roundtree as Kim Reese, Art Evans as Ron Johnson, and Diahann Carroll as Marion Gilbert.

A Different World Quotes

Richard Roundtree as Kim Reese

  • (Richard Roundtree) "Everybody expects me to be good I'm not good. What if I mess up on a patient? I can't even chop zuchini."
  • (Unnamed) "Excuse me, please, but what is a time capsule?"
  • (Richard Roundtree) "A time capsule is when people bury something that's important to them and then dig them up later."
  • (Art Evans) "Like dogs with bones."
  • (Art Evans) "Or women with grudges."
  • (Whitley Marion Gilbert Wayne) "Last night didn't mean anything. As far as Dwayne is concerned, that ship has sailed and sunk."
  • (Richard Roundtree) "Not if you can't tell Bryon about it."
  • (Whitley Marion Gilbert Wayne) "Why? We're not even an official couple yet."
  • (Richard Roundtree) "Whitley, if you can't tell him, maybe last night meant more than you think."
  • (Whitley Marion Gilbert Wayne) "Such pearls of wisdom from one who pines over that swine Ron Johnson."
  • (Richard Roundtree) "Well, at least I've got it numbered down to one."
  • (Whitley Marion Gilbert Wayne) "But has he?"

Art Evans as Ron Johnson

  • (Winifred 'Freddie' Brooks) "Ron, you are looking at a woman on a mission."
  • (Art Evans) "You're looking at a man on a mission. I have to go talk to Kim."
  • (Winifred 'Freddie' Brooks) "Um, wait. I want us to get past our petty differences. There is something that I would like to share with you, brother, and it's from right here, the ol' ticker. My heart."
  • (Art Evans) "Oh. Okay."
  • (Winifred 'Freddie' Brooks) "I don't like you, Ron. I never have. You're a greasy worm with the charm of a cockroach. Whoo."
  • (Winifred 'Freddie' Brooks) "Ah, giving birth, giving birth."
  • (Winifred 'Freddie' Brooks) "Oh, man. Telling the truth is so freeing and it's so forgiving because I forgive myself for not telling you this years ago."
  • (Art Evans) "You look ridiculous."
  • (Dwayne Cleophus Wayne) "Well, nobody's gonna mistake you for Miss America."
  • (Art Evans) "I'm talking about you lipstick it clashes with your blouse."

Gary Dourdan as Shazza Zulu

  • (Gary Dourdan) "Look, if we as Hillman men don't treat our women right, they'll go to somebody white. Kim Reese did."
  • (Richard Roundtree) "You pseudo-intellectual male with a pseudo-African name spouting pseudo-philosophy about a whole bunch of nothing. In fact, the only thing about you that's real are your green eyes -- MY BRUTHA."

Diahann Carroll as Marion Gilbert

  • (Diahann Carroll) "Ladies, ladies please. Your loud screaming will give me a headache which will cause me to frown and lead me to an early face lift."

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