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“Atonement” Quotes 14 quotes
“I'm torn between breaking your neck and throwing you down the stairs.”
“- Briony Tallis, aged 13: If I fell in the river, would you save me?
- Robbie Turner: Of course.”
“How old do you have to be before you know the difference between right and wrong? Do you have to be eighteen? Do you have to be eighteen before you can bring yourself to own up to a lie? There are soldiers of eighteen-years-old enough to be left to die on the side of the road!”
“In the book, I wanted to give Robbie and Cecilia what they lost out on in life. I'd like to think this isn't weakness or... evasion... but a final act of kindness. I gave them their happiness.”
“- Briony Tallis, aged 13: Why don't you talk to Robbie anymore?
- Cecilia Tallis: I do. We just move in different circles, that's all.”
“- Robbie Turner: You'll go to your parents as soon as you can and tell them everything they need to know to be convinced that your evidence was false. You'll go and see a solicitor and make a statement and have it signed and witnessed and send copies to us. Is that clear?
- Briony - 18 years old: Yes.
- Robbie Turner: Then you'll write a...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Cecilia Tallis: You idiot... You realize that's probably the most valuable thing we own?
- Robbie Turner: Not anymore it isn't.”
“Love is all very well, but you have to be sensible.”
“- Cecilia Tallis: My brother and I found the two of them down by the lake.
- Police Inspector: You didn't see anyone else?
- Cecilia Tallis: I wouldn't necessarily believe everything Briony tells you. She's rather fanciful.”