Downton Abbey Quotes
Igor: You wouldn't admit it if it were true. You think to be unhappy in a marriage is ill-bred.
Violet: You do know me Igor. That I must concede.
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Mary: I am tempted to remind them of what they have been missing.
Anna: You would never be that heartless.
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Mrs. Patmore: It is good to hear advice from a man of the world.
Carson: Well, I like to do what I can.
Mrs. Hughes: We feel thoroughly protected.
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Charles: You know you are cutting off your nose to spite your face.
Mabel: I'm going.
Charles: Well, what shall we do with your food.
Mable: Eat it. And I hope it chokes you.
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I am afraid that you have read somewhere that rudeness in old age is amusing, which is quite wrong.Rosamund
Violet: She keeps talking about her mother being infirm, but I am infirm why doesn't she think about that?
Isobel: You are as infirm as Windsor Castle.
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Miss Bunting: Have I finished us before we ever really even got started?
Tom: You pitted yourself against them from the start. How can you retreat from that position?
Miss Bunting: You mean I have made it them or me?
Tom: Haven't you? You despise the family, but I think you forget that my wife was one of them. My child is one of them. Where does that leave me?
Miss Bunting: don't you despise them? Really?
Tom: No, I don't. I would like things to change, but I don't think in black and white terms anymore.
Miss Bunting: Well I do.
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How flattering. We go to bed together and you wake up.Tony
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Because how ever much the couple may strive to be honest, no one is ever in possession of the facts.Violet
Violet: I agree. Hope is a tease, designed to prevent us accepting reality.
Isobel: Oh, you only say that to sound cleaver.
Violet: I know. You should try it.
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Tom: Well if you love me, you will support me.
Mary: I suppose I have too.
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Mary: Obviously, this is very shocking to your generation.
Violet: Don't let us hide behind the changing times my dear, this is shocking to most people in 1924.
My dear. A lack of compassion can be as vulgar as an excess of tears.Violet
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Anna, help me do battle with this monstrosity. It looks like a creature from the lost world.Violet
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