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These Are The 11 Crucial Pieces Of Life Advice, As Told By 11 Downton Abbey Characters. What Is The Most Essential For You?

Have you watch Downton Abbey? It was one of the most popular and the most watched television series on both ITV and PBS (in case you are not familiar) created by Oscar winning writer Julian Fellowes. Recognized as the most critically acclaimed English-language television series by Guinness World Records, this film won numerous accolades, including a Golden Globe Award for Best Miniseries or Television Film and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries or Movie and subsequently became the most successful British costume drama series since the 1981.

But what was really good in this movie is that it teaches us things that are very important. Are you ready to know what these things are?

11 Pieces of Invaluable Life Advice From popular Downton Abbey:

Hugh “Shrimpie” MacClare

“Love is like riding or speaking French. If you don’t learn it young, it’s hard to get the trick of it later.”


Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham

“There’s nothing simpler than avoiding people you don’t like. Avoiding one’s friends, that’s the real test.”



“Real love means giving someone the power to hurt you.”


Cora Crawley, Lady Grantham

“I think accepting change is quite as important as defending the past.”


Robert Crawley, Lord Grantham

“There is no such thing as a marriage between two intelligent people that does not sometimes have to negotiate thin ice.”


Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham

“Principles are like prayers. Noble, of course, but awkward at a party.”


Sybil Crawley

“It’s the gloomy things that need our help. If everything in the garden is sunny, why meddle?”


Mrs. Hughes

“My advice, is to go as far in life as God and luck allow.”



“In my opinion, if you’re tired of style, you are tired of life.”


Isobel Crawley

“Cousin Violet has never let a matter of convenience stand in the way of a principle.”


Mrs. Patmore

“If you must pay money, better to a doctor than an undertaker.”


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This Article Was Written By

Jaycee Dy

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