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110 Best Mr. Darcy Quotes

Unleashing Mr. Darcy, Hallmark’s modern spin on the classic story Pride and Prejudice follows a young woman seeking direction in her life.

When she meets a rude, yet somehow charming aristocrat at a dog show, things change in unexpected ways. Their story is full of conflict, reconciliation, and romance in true Jane Austen fashion!

Here’s the scoop on the 110 best Mr. Darcy quotes!

1. “Imagine growing up in a big castle, alone most of the time, and then, suddenly, at only 18 years old, you’re crowned the next Queen of England.” – Elizabeth

2. “People like you always have a price.” – Mr. Markham

3. “A dog show is no place to spend your birthday.” – Linda

4. “Mom. You promised. No more trying to fix me up.” – Elizabeth

5. “I’m happy on my own.” – Elizabeth

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6. “Those guys really do like to get their own way.” – Linda

7. “Doesn’t the truth matter?” – Elizabeth

8. “All I know is if I had been practically laid off, I would be at home in bed with a gallon of ice cream.” – Jenna

9. “Dogs don’t care about money.” – Elizabeth

10. “A sight to behold, isn’t he?” – Gabrielle

11. “He’s almost too pretty.” – Jenna

12. “He looks a little arrogant to me.” – Elizabeth

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13. “Give him a chance. Maybe he’s super nice.” – Jenna

14. “Number eight? You’re late.” – Donovan

15. “I do take these responsibilities seriously.” – Donovan

16. “Fine eyes…I was referring to the dog.” – Donovan

17. “I’ve always found Donovan rather charming.” – Gabrielle

18. “You must have a different definition of ‘charming.'” – Elizabeth

This Mr. Darcy quote from Elizabeth is one of our favorites!

19. “I want you to be my handler. In New York.” – Gabrielle

20. “You’re not gonna spend all day talking again, are you?” – Zara

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21. “It’s like he’s the king, and I’m the tiny little minion.” – Zara

22. “I mean she won’t let me set her up, maybe she’ll let you set her up!” – Linda

23. “That’s not right. Not just for me, but for my students.” – Elizabeth

24. “You act as if I’ve invaded your territory when you’re invading mine.” – Donovan

25. “I thought you lived in an estate somewhere, not here.” – Elizabeth

26. “My good opinion, once lost, is lost forever.” – Donovan

This Mr. Darcy quote from Mr. Darcy himself tells the audience everything that they need to know about his character.

27. “Why didn’t you tell me Donovan Darcy lives across the street?” – Elizabeth

28. “Did sparks fly between the two of you again?” – Gabrielle

29. “He looked so far down his nose at me, it must have given him vertigo.” – Elizabeth

30. “Believe me, this man wants nothing to do with me.” – Elizabeth

31. “Right, you were the one with no manners. Or, at least, that’s what my brother said.” – Zara

32. “Shall I call Linus back to fetch you a lint brush?” – Violet

33. “I’m sure if he wanted to marry Felicity, he would have proposed ages ago.” – Gabrielle

34. “Pleasant evening for a walk, isn’t it?” – Donovan

35. “This is it. This is the big show.” – Gabrielle

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36. “I just saw a woman putting a wig on a dog.” – Jenna

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37. “She owns five dogs showing here today and she seems to think that she’s queen of the circuit.” – Gabrielle

38. “Donovan thinks she has a spy in the house.” – Zara

39. “She should also possess eyes full of fire and intelligence.” – Donovan

40. “Sweet and affectionate. Valuable qualities.” – Donovan

41. “So I hope you don’t mind if I ask your sister for her number.” – Henry

42. “I said the truth about him, and now he’s going to ruin me?” – Elizabeth

43. “I’m glad I ran into you.” – Donovan

44. “No, I’m not crying! I don’t cry!” – Elizabeth

45. “I knew after the first night. When you know, you know.” – Jenna

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46. “I have not fallen for Donovan Darcy.” – Elizabeth

47. “She’s warm, and he’s not.” – Elizabeth

48. “When he talks to you, he’s wide awake.” – Zara

49. “He gave up all the ordinary things guys do just so he could be there for her.” – Gabrielle

51. “Maybe I should fight fire with fire, hmm?” – Gabrielle

50. “You can call me Elizabeth. Or Lizzie.” – Elizabeth

52. “I admire you for raising her, even though you were young yourself.” – Elizabeth

53. “Well, clearly, you have no idea how hard it is to count money.” – Donovan

54. “You know, sometimes you’re almost charming.” – Elizabeth

55. “This is the twenty-first century, but I do believe that a woman that tries to seduce another woman’s man is still a loathsome creature.” – Violet

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56. “Oh step down off your high horse.” – Gabrielle

57. “I’ve said what needed to be said.” – Violet

This classic Mr. Darcy quote from Aunt Violet just shows why we love to hate her!

58. “How you can show your face here is beyond me.” – Violet

59. “I’d advise you to ignore those gossip rags.” – Donovan

60. “Do you want me to tell you what I think you are?” – Elizabeth

61. “You two are like Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, arguing so passionately.” – Gabrielle

62. “You making a fuss will only make them whisper more.” – Donovan

63. “I would rather leave if the truth is beside the point.” – Elizabeth

64. “I was trying to one-up Violet at her own game and it backfired.” – Gabrielle

65. “I’d rather not be all over the paper tomorrow.” – Elizabeth

66. “You couldn’t go a week without your butler.” – Elizabeth

67. “The last thing I want is to be indebted to you.” – Elizabeth

68. “There you go again with that snobbish pride.” – Donovan

69. “People say I’m ruthless in my business dealings. I can’t imagine why.” – Donovan

70. “I’m pretty sure I’ve already apologized for being too quick to judge.” – Elizabeth

71. “Does love really matter when it comes to marriage?” – Donovan

72. “Perhaps only fools wait for passion to come and kick them in the chest, steal their wits.” – Donovan

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73. “Our mother owns a bridal shop. We have dresses for every occasion.” – Jenna

74. “Do you have any better occupation other than showing up where you’re not wanted?” – Violet

75. “You’re afraid of my aunt?” – Donovan

76. “As far as Zara and I are concerned, you’re welcome here.” – Donovan

77. “Most women, they fawn all over him.” – Zara

78. “I look forward to seeing that fabulous dress of yours tonight.” – Donovan

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79. “You have no respect for who I am to the Darcy family.” – Felicity

80. “I feel like everybody is looking at me like I don’t belong here.” – Elizabeth

81. “I can’t tell who’s real or fake, who’s friend or foe.” – Elizabeth

82. “Let’s just enjoy it for one night, okay?” – Jenna

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83. “You look…you take my breath away.” – Donovan

84. “And it’s irritating to me, how attractive I find you.”- Donovan

85. “Know what else is annoying? How well you do everything.” – Elizabeth

86. “I feel like I’m living someone else’s charmed life.” – Elizabeth

87. “This is my dance and I intend to finish it.” – Donovan

88. “Be sure to mind your wallet with her. She once tried to pick mine.” – Mr. Markham

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89. “Someone forget his manners, Donny?” – Henry

90. “I’d say you’ve made the party.” – Donovan

91. “Anyone who enjoys the game of ‘Will he or won’t he propose to Felicity Robinson’ has their answer. He won’t.” – Donovan

92. “A friend wouldn’t bring a snake-like Grant Markham into my house, and I see no reason for you to be here any longer.” – Donovan

93. “You will get my respect the moment you start respecting me.” – Donovan

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94. “We all saw the sparks flying.” – Jenna

95. “You can’t tell me that you didn’t feel something.” – Jenna

96. “The kiss was to shut Aunt Violet up.” – Donovan

97. “You are absolutely fascinated by her, that’s a fact.” – Henry

98. “We’re not sticking around so you can use my sister.” – Jenna

99. “I have spent my whole life guarding myself against the hidden agendas of various women, my aunt included, but you made it past my defenses, and you made it into my heart.” – Donovan

100. “You don’t get to decide who I belong with!” – Elizabeth

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101. “I’ve only just realized that all of my obsessive thinking of you these past weeks is because I’ve fallen in love with you.” – Donovan

102. “He had the nerve to tell me he’s in love with me.” – Elizabeth

103. “He thanks you for never being anything other than honest with him.” – Jenna

104. “You’re the first woman he’s met that doesn’t treat him any differently ’cause of his money.” – Jenna

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105. “He likes that you’re willing to challenge him at every turn.” – Jenna

In true Pride and Prejudice fashion, this Mr. Darcy quote perfectly sums up the dynamic between Darcy and Elizabeth.

106. “That letter is just from a wealthy man who found something he can’t have, and now he wants it.” – Elizabeth

107. “I talked to Gabrielle, and she said you had some kind of a romantic disaster.” – Linda

108. “So I’ll leave it at thank you, but no thank you.” – Elizabeth

109. “He swept her off her feet and twirled her in his arms.” – Linda

110. “Am I still in love with you? Yes. Even more, than I knew.” – Donovan

We hope you enjoyed our picks for the 110 best Mr. Darcy quotes!

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