33 best quotes from Downton Abbey's Dowager Countess
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Which of these quips from Maggie Smith in Downton Abbey is your favourite?
It is hard to beat a witty yet sharp-tongued jab from Violet Crawley on Downton Abbey. Played by the delightful and Oscar winning actress Dame Maggie Smith, she steals the show with zingers such as "I know several couples who are perfectly happy. Haven't spoken in years.” And "In my day, a lady was incapable of feeling physical attraction until she had been instructed to do so by her mama.”
With this beloved period drama soon drawing to a grand finale with Downton Abbey’s sixth and final season, currently being shown on Network 7 Monday nights at 9pm, WYZA® are celebrating the best of quotes from this wonderful character. (Images © 2016 Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd, ITV.com and PBS)
Downton Abbey: The Sixth and Final Season is coming to Blu-ray and DVD from April 28, 2016.