Yodel-ay-hee-hoo! If you’re looking for some Jessie quotes from Toy Story, you’ve come to the right place!
Jessie is an adventurous and free-spirited cowgirl introduced in Toy Story 2. Despite her confidence and outgoing personality, Jessie struggles with claustrophobia and abandonment issues which stem from her past.
With her strong sense of loyalty and quirky humour, Jessie quickly fits in with the rest of the toys. Here are some of her best quotes!
What are Jessie’s Catchphrases from Toy Story?
There’s a reason Jessie is known as the yodelling cowgirl! She is most well known for her yodelling and exclaiming “Yee-haw!”.
Best Jessie from Toy Story Quotes
Jessie is a cowgirl full of sass but with a big heart! Here are some of her best quotes.
Funny Jessie from Toy Story Quotes
Jessie is not only a smart and fearless heroine, but she’s funny too!
Jessie Toy Story Quote Fun Fact: When Jessie first meets Woody, she says, “Sweet mother of Abraham Lincoln!”. Well, the mother of Abraham Lincoln is Nancy Hanks! Tom Hanks is Abraham Lincoln’s third cousin, four times removed.
Jessie Quotes About Love & Loss
Jessie deals with lots of emotions and a feeling of abandonment from when Emily outgrew her. Here are some quotes about the love and loss of Emily.
Heartfelt Jessie Quotes
Jessie is brave and daring, but she also has moments where she expresses her deep feelings.
Jessie fun fact: Jessie was brought to life when John Lasseter’s wife, Nancy, suggested that Toy Story 2 should have a strong female character. The third member of Woody’s Roundup gang was originally going to be a cactus named Señorita Cactus, but she ended up being replaced by Jessie!
More Jessie Quotes
Still not got enough Jessie quotes? Here are some more!
What does the talking Jessie doll say?
When Toy Story 2 was released, Thinkaway Toys produced a Jessie talking action figure. When the ring in her back is pulled, she speaks! Here are some of the quotes from the talking Jessie doll.
Quotes About Jessie from Toy Story
Here are some extra quotes about Jessie from other Toy Story characters!
Frequently Asked Questions About Jessie
No, Jessie and Woody are not related, but they have a sibling-type relationship where they often bicker but still care for each other.
Joan Cusack provides the voice for Jessie in the Toy Story movies, but Jessie also has two singing voices! Mary Kay Bergman supplies Jessie’s yodelling, and Sarah McLachlan sings “When She Loved Me” as Jessie’s backstory with her former owner Emily is revealed.
When Buzz gets switched to Spanish mode, his attraction to Jessie becomes obvious, and he declares his love for his “desert flower”. After a TV lands on Buzz, while trying to rescue Jessie, the other toys fear he is dead. When Buzz finally wakes up, Jessie is overjoyed and kisses his cheek several times.
Jessie’s main love interest is Buzz, and their connection is hinted at throughout the Toy Story movies. Woody only has eyes for Bo Peep!
Yes, Jessie only has one braid tied with a yellow ribbon!
There is a fan theory that Jessie’s old owner, Emily, is Andy’s mom, but this isn’t confirmed in the films. Andy wears a red cowboy hat strikingly similar to one owned by Emily as seen in Jessie’s flashbacks. The theory is this old cowboy hat, was passed on to Andy by his mother.
Yes at the end of Toy Story 2, Jessie has Andy written on the bottom of her boot. This is replaced with Bonnie’s name in Toy Story 4.
Yes, years of being abandoned in storage led Jessie to develop claustrophobia and abandonment issues.
In Woody’s Roundup, a marionette show within Toy Story 2, he is described as Woody’s horse. However, Andy also refers to Bullseye as Jessie’s “best pal”.
Find Jessie in Toy Story Land!
You can find Jessie in Toy Story Land at Hollywood Studios! She is holding the string lights over by Slinky Dog Dash.
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