“Pride & Prejudice” quotes(2005)
Plot – Mr. Bennett lives in his estate in Longbourn with his severe wife and his five daughters: the beautiful Jane, the very smart Elizabeth, the very studious Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. The peace is slow and serene but when the house is inherited by a distant cousin, Mr. Collins, the only way the girls can ensure themselves a serene future is having a good marriage. The occasion seems to arrive when a wealthy bachelor, Mr. Bingley, arrives to Netherfield estate to spend some time along with his elegant and sophisticated friends, including Mr. Darcy.
All actors – Keira Knightley, Talulah Riley, Rosamund Pike, Jena Malone, Carey Mulligan, Donald Sutherland, Brenda Blethyn, Claudie Blakley, Sylvester Morand, Simon Woods, Kelly Reilly, Matthew Macfadyen, Pip Torrens, Janet Whiteside, Sinead Matthews, Roy Holder, Rupert Friend, Tom Hollander, Jay Simpson, Judi Dench, Rosamund Stephen, Samantha Bloom, Cornelius Booth, Penelope Wilton, Peter Wight, Meg Wynn Owen, Tamzin Merchant, Moya Brady, Mark Arends, Kate Copeland, Stephen Humby, No Name, Liam Thomasshow all
“Pride & Prejudice” Quotes 12 quotes
“I do not have the talent of conversing easily with people I have never met before.”
“Do these pleasing attentions proceed from the impulse of the moment, or are they the result of previous study?”
“- Mary Bennet: The glories of nature. What are men compared to rocks and mountains?
- Elizabeth Bennet: Men are either eaten up with arrogance or stupidity. If they are amiable, they are so easily led they have no minds of their own whatsoever.”
“- Elizabeth Bennet: If he cannot percieve her regard, he is a fool.
- Charlotte Lucas: We are all fools in love.”
“- Mr. Darcy: I have struggled in vain and I can bear it no longer. I came with the single object of seeing you. I have fought against my better judgment, my family's expectations, the inferiority of your birth by rank and circumstance. All these things I am willing to put aside and ask you to end my agony.
- Elizabeth Bennet: I don't...” (continue)(continue reading)
“You must know it was all for you. If your feelings are still what they were, tell me so at once. My affections and wishes have not changed, but one word from you will silence me forever. If, however, your feelings have changed, I will have to tell you: you have bewitched me, body and soul, and I love you. I never wish to be parted from you from...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Charlotte Lucas: Mr. Collins and I are engaged.
- Elizabeth Bennet: To be married?
- Charlotte Lucas: Yes of course. What other kind of engaged is there?”