Jamie: We have until midnight, Claire.
Claire: For what?
Jamie: To hand him over. [pause] To be executed.

Saving that boy's soul is all that can be done for him now.


I am pleased to announce that I've decided to name my nephew Jamie as my heir. It is my attention that Jamie should act as master of my estate immediately. I leave River Run in his hands.

Auntie Jocasta

You're a lively one, aren't ya now? No wonder Jamie is attracted to ya. The fire of MacKenzie in ya.

Auntie Jocasta

Ian: He lifted his tail and sprayed a foul liquid from his ass!
Auntie Jocasta: You encountered a skunk, lad.
Jamie: A skunk? Is that venomous?
Claire: No, just malodorous.

Jamie: You're familiar with my business dealings?
Auntie Jacosta: I may not have my sight, dear, but I have been keepin' an eye on ya. Between your experience in Paris with Jarrod and your treaty experience in Edinborough, you're capable of anything you take on. It will not be long before your fortunes are reversed.
Jamie: You flatter me, Auntie.
Auntie Jocasta: You're not fond of flattery? Well, it's my right to do so. Who else am I to lavish my attentions upon?

Wicked. Just wicked!

Auntie Jocasta

Claire: This is just the start of what America will become. Eventually, it will reach all the way to the Pacific Ocean. North Carolina will just be one of 50 states.
Jamie: All filled with Scots.

Jamie: Twenty-four years ago I married ya, Sessenach. I hope I hav'na given you chance to regret it.
Claire: Not a single day.

Claire: So what is your Aunt Jocasta like?
Jamie: She's a MacKenzie.

I might advise you to be wary. Travelers in these woods are often set upon by thieves and outlaws.


Bonnet: It's not the noose I fear, madam.
Claire: No?
Bonnet: Since I was a lad, I've been plagued by nightmares of drowning over and over again. You'd think I'd foresee it and waken, but I never do, not 'til the water is over my head. I know it will be the death of me.

Outlander Quotes

She asked forgiveness and I gave it, but the truth is I'd forgiven everything she'd done and everything she could do long before that day. For me, that was no choice, that was falling in love.


Ian: Have you ever lain with someone when you didn't want to do it?
Jamie: I have.
Ian: Then you understand how it can be that you can do it without wishing to, detesting it, and all the while it feels pleasing.
Jamie: Ay. What it comes down to, it comes down to is that your cock doesn't have a conscience, but you have. It's not your fault. You did what you must. You survived. That's all that matters.