Age of Innocence1993

Director: Martin Scorsese
Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Winona Ryder, Linda Faye Farkas, Michael Rees Davis
Genre: Drama, Romance
Rating: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Runtime: 139 minutes

Martin Scorsese does not sound like the logical choice to direct an adaptation of Edith Wharton's novel about manners and morals in New York society in the 1870s. But these are mean streets, too, and the psychological violence inflicted between char… more »

More Age of Innocence quotes | Buy this movie on Amazon

Ellen Olenska:
I think we should look at reality, not dreams.

Newland Archer:
I just want us to be together!

Ellen Olenska:
I can't be your wife, Newland! Is it your idea that I should live with you as your mistress?

Newland Archer:
I want... Somehow, I want to get away with you... and... and find a world where words like that don't exist!

Edit this quote...
Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)


Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Share your thoughts on this Age of Innocence's quote with the community:

Quote of the Day Today's Quote | Archive

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this movie quote to your bibliography:


"Age of Innocence Quotes." STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Feb. 2018. <>.

Know another quote from Age of Innocence?

Don't let people miss on a great quote from the "Age of Innocence" movie - add it here!