Favorite Downton Abbey Quotes
Is this an instrument of communication or torture?Violet
I'm an American. I don't share your English hatred of comfort.Lady Grantham
Finally, I would point out, your living is in Lord Grantham's gift. Your living is on Lord Grantham's land and the very flowers in your church are from Lord Grantham's garden. I hope it's not vulgar in me to suggest that you find some way to overcome your scruples.Violet
Really. It's like living in a second rate hotel where guests keep arriving and no one seems to leave.Violet
Mrs. Hughes: Watch yourself Mr. Bates. Thomas is in charge now and it won't do to get on the wrong side of him.
Mr. Bates: Is there a right side?
Oh certainly. All this unbridled joy has given me quite an appetite.Violet
Branson: Lady Sybil and I are getting married.
Carson: Have you no shame?
Thomas: Are your suggesting the black market, Mrs. Padmore? I'm quite shocked.
Mrs. Padmore: Oh, I doubt that very much.
Oh that's a relief. I hate Greek drama. When everything happens off stage.Violet
If you're turning American on me, then I'll go downstairs.Robert
Honestly Papa. Edith's about as mysterious as a bucket. She's gone to see Gregson.Mary
I mean, if I shouted blue murder every time someone tried to kiss me at Heaton I'd have gone hoarse in a month. What a tiresome fellow.Robert