The Village

The Village quotes

46 total quotes (ID: 612)

August Nicholson
Edward Walker
Ivy Walker
Lucius Hunt
Multiple Characters


My sister cried alot. You wonder how I recognize you? Some people - just a handful, mind you - give off the tiniest color. It's faint. Like a haze. It's the only thing I ever see in the darkness. Papa has it, too. Do you wonder what your color is? Well, that I won't tell you. It's not ladylike to speak of such things. You shouldn't even have asked.


His will to live is very strong.

[part of a table grace] We are grateful for the time we have been given.

The moment I heard my daughter's vision had finally failed her, and that she'd forever be blind, I was sitting in that chair. I was so ashamed.

You are fearless in a way that I shall never know.

Yes, I have risked. I hope I am always able to risk everything for the just and right cause.

We have always had a gentle understanding with the creatures that live in the woods.

Who'll pinch me to wake me up? Who will laugh at me when I fall? Whose breath will I listen for so that I may sleep? Whose hand will I hold so that I may walk?

I often wondered if you and my son bonded because neither of you was fond of speaking. You're very kind. You must pardon my manners; I haven't slept in many nights..

Noah Percy: They're coming.

Noah Percy: [near-hysterical, laughing and sobbing] ... Bad color! Bad, bad color! Bad c-color...!

Kitty Walker: [whispering] Don't let them in!

Brown-Eyed Girl: Heed the warning bell, for they are coming.

Finton Coin: Thank you, Lucius. You're a good friend.

Guard at Desk: Do not get into conversations.