You don't parley when you're on the back foot. We'll strike a blow back first.Thomas Shelby in Peaky Blinders, Season 1 Episode 2
Freddie Thorne: "What kind of a list would have the name of a communist and the name of a bookmaker side by side?"
Thomas Shelby: "Perhaps it's a list of men who give false hope to the poor."
All religion is a foolish answer to a foolish question.Thomas Shelby in Peaky Blinders
Whisky’s good proofing water. Tells you who’s real and who isn’t.Alcohol, WhiskeyThomas Shelby in Peaky Blinders
Grace Burgess: "You think I am a whore?"
Tommy Shelby: "Everyone's a whore, Grace. We just sell different parts of ourselves."