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The Dowager Countess — Don’t be defeatist dear, it’s very middle class.

This is perhaps the best compliment you could give your Valentine. (Just don't tell Lady Mary.)

"Don't be a defeatist, dear, it's so middle-class." Maggie Smith.

Lord Grantham: I thought you didn't like him. Lady Violet: Well, so what? I have plenty of friends I don't like.

Please! Don't make me go out like this.

During the years of 2007-2011, Maggie Smith continued to film the final Harry Potter movies, all while battling breast cancer. During the filming of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood prince, she had shingles and was forced to wear a wig in order to continue filming.  On the subject, Smith said, “If there’s work to do I'll do it. I’ve still got to stagger through the last Harry Potter. The cancer was hideous. It takes the wind out of your sails and I don’t know what the future holds, if anything...

This is one of my favourite quotes ever.

Downtown Abbey: "The Lady and the Lawyer" by Loleia.deviantart... on #deviantART