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Quotes from The Favourite

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    • Queen Anne: Some wounds do not close; I have many such.
    • Queen Anne: Did you just look at me?
    • [the servant shakes his head sideways]
    • Queen Anne: Did you? Look at me! LOOK AT ME!
    • [the servant looks at her]
    • Queen Anne: HOW DARE YOU! CLOSE YOUR EYES!
    • Queen Anne: How dare you!
    • Queen Anne: Close your eyes!
    • [repeated line]
    • Queen Anne: Rub my legs.
    • [after her fall]
    • Queen Anne: They were all staring, weren't they? I can tell even if I can't see. And I heard the word fat! Fat and ugly!
    • Lady Sarah: Anne, no one but me would dare and I did not.
    • [to Queen Anne]
    • Lady Sarah: You look like a badger.
    • Abigail: My dear friend and cousin, how good to see you've returned from...
    • Lady Sarah: Hell. I'm sure you shall pass through it one day.
    • Queen Anne: I like when she puts her tongue in me.
    • Abigail: As it turns out, I'm capable of much unpleasantness.
    • Godolphin: Obviously you have chosen to keep the particulars of your dismissal from me. I shall leave a gap in the conversation for you to remedy that.
    • [silence and dead stares from Lady Sarah]
    • Godolphin: I do not know of women and their feelings, but I know they nurse their hurts like wailing newborns.
    • Lady Sarah: Godolphin, I have a surge of desire to see your nose broken. Your point?
    • Lady Sarah: Sometimes a lady likes to have some fun.
    • Harley: Must the duck be here?
    • Godolphin: Fastest duck in the city. Horatio is a prize worth stealing, he does not leave my side.
    • Lady Sarah: Let's shoot something!
    • Harley: I wish to make a statement to the queen.
    • Lady Sarah: State it to me. I love a comedy. Is there cake?
    • Lady Sarah: Abigail has done this. She does not love you.
    • Queen Anne: Because how could anyone? She wants nothing from me. Unlike you.
    • Lady Sarah: She wants nothing from you. And yet somehow she is a lady. With 2000 a year, and Harley sits on your knee most nights.
    • Queen Anne: I wish you could love me as she does!
    • Lady Sarah: You wish me to lie to you? "Oh you look like an angel fallen from heaven, your majesty." No. Sometimes, you look like a badger. And you can rely on me to tell you.
    • Queen Anne: Why?
    • Lady Sarah: Because I will not lie! That is love!
    • [to Abigail]
    • Lady Sarah: If you do not go, I will start kicking you and I will not stop.
    • Lady Sarah: Mrs Meg, your cream bill is outrageous. Are you bathing in it to help your hemorrhoids?
    • [to Harley]
    • Lady Sarah: Your mascara is running. If you want to fix yourself we can discuss this later.
    • Lady Sarah: None for the queen.
    • Queen Anne: What?
    • Lady Sarah: Well you cannot have hot chocolate. Your stomach, the sugar inflames it.
    • Queen Anne: Abigail, hand me that cup!
    • [casually]
    • Lady Sarah: Do not.
    • Abigail: I'm sorry I do not know what to do.
    • Lady Sarah: Oh fine, give it to her. And you can get a bucket and mop for the aftermath.
    • Abigail: You're so beautiful.
    • Queen Anne: Stop it, you mock me
    • Abigail: I do not. If I were a man, I would ravish you!
    • Lady Sarah: Anne, you are too sensitive.
    • Queen Anne: And you are too mean and uncaring, some days.
    • Lady Sarah: Some days I'm quite lovely though. Let's think on them!
    • Queen Anne: Oh it is fun to be queen sometimes!
    • [after Sarah slaps Abigail twice in the face]
    • Abigail: Obviously you still have some anger to expiate. I'll allow it this once.
    • Lady Sarah: Congratulations on your wedded bliss.
    • [snorts dismissively]
    • Lady Sarah: There are limits to what one can give.
    • [last lines]
    • Abigail: You should lie down.
    • Queen Anne: You shall speak when asked to! I feel dizzy, I need to hold on to something.
    • [she grabs Abigail's hair]
    • Lady Sarah: You do not lisp but you are mad. Giving me a palace.
    • Queen Anne: I have been wanting to give you something for quite some time. Seemed like the perfect opportunity with Marlborough winning.
    • Lady Sarah: It is a monstrous extravagance, Mrs. Morley. We are at war.
    • Queen Anne: We won!
    • Lady Sarah: War is not over. We must continue.
    • Queen Anne: Oh. Oh, I did not know that.
    • Harley: Might I remind you, you are not the queen.
    • Lady Sarah: She has sent me to speak for her. She is unwell.
    • Godolphin: What says she?
    • Lady Sarah: That Harley is a fop and a prat and smells like a ninety six year old French whore's vajuju.
    • Godolphin: A man's dignity is the one thing that holds him back from running amok.
    • Harley: But a favour is a breeze that shifts direction all the time.
    • Queen Anne: I like it when she puts her tongue inside me.
    • Abigail: My life is like a maze that I continually thought I've gotten out of. I need to find another, corner, right in front of me.
    • Queen Anne: Some wounds do not close.I have many such. One does walks around with them and sometimes one can feel them filling with blood.
    • Lady Sarah: Where am I?
    • Mae: You're in heaven. That's God. You'll meet him later.
    • Lady Sarah: You offer me tea. You would forgive me if I don't accept.
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