I tell you what why don't we all go to lunch on Wednesday, even you Edith


He can have his..what do you call it now. His stag party?

Mrs. Sinderby

Rose: Mommy. Daddy. This is Atticus.
Atticus: How do you do?
Lady Flintshirer: What a peculiar name.

Cora: How can you imagine I will ever trust you again?
Rosamund: She doesn’t mean it Mama.
Violet: On the contrary, it is the most honest thing she has ever said to me.

My dear. A lack of compassion can be as vulgar as an excess of tears.


Violet: But Isobel and I had a lot in common and I shall miss her.
Mary: Granny you are quite dewey eyed, I never think of you as sentimental.

Charles: You might have allowed her to be the first woman.
Mary: Nonsense, I don't believe in letting people win.
Charles: Even if it is in your own interest.

Mable: Then why turn up looking like a cross between a Vogue fashion plate and a case of dynamite.
Mary: Well I can't make it too easy for him.

I blame the war. Before 1914, nobody thought about anything at all.


Oh, it is you. I thought it was a man wearing your clothes.


If you can honestly say you have never let a flirtation get out of hand since we married. If you have never given a woman the wrong impression than by all means stay away. Otherwise, I expect you back in my room tonight.


Am I supposed to applaud you for poking round in my things?


Downton Abbey Season 5 Quotes

Violet: You should write a book: Daughter's-in-law and how to survive them.

I feel a shaking of the ground I stand on. That everything I believe in will be tested and held up for ridicule over the next few years.