Only the deepest love will persuade me into matrimony, which is why I will end up an old maid.



Keira Knightley in Pride and Prejudice, 2005.



Zhang Ziyi in Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)



I’ve been so blind.



bluemavor:

"There is one of her sisters sitting down just behind you, who is very pretty, and I dare say very agreeable. Do let me ask my partner to introduce you." "Which do you mean?" and turning round he looked for a moment at Elizabeth, till catching her eye, he withdrew his own and coldly said: "She is tolerable, but not handsome enough to tempt me."



Miss Elizabeth. I have struggled in vain and I can bear it no longer. These past months have been a torment. I came to Rosings with the single object of seeing you… I had to see 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.



What on earth have you done to poor Mr. Darcy?



As it is, I wouldn’t dance with him for all of Derbyshire, let alone the miserable half.



You think nobody sees you. Eating lunch behind the portables. Loving some girl like she’s all there is, anywhere, to you. I’ve always seen you. Or maybe I liked Emily. Maybe I see what you’re trying to do for her, trying to help her, and I don’t know anybody who would do that for me.

Brick, 2005 (dir. Rian Johnson)