Advice on how to be a Lady of Downton
Mary – Show grace, strength and resilience in the face of adversity.
Edith – Have a willingness to be useful, and to grow in character and spirit
Sybil – Follow your dreams with tenacity and courage; believe in the life you choose for yourself
Cora – Be generous with those in need, and welcome visitors with graciousness and elegance
Violet – Cultivate the wit and wisdom of age, and maintain a deep devotion to family
Anna – Live in quiet wholesomeness, with faith and loyalty to those you love.
Daisy – Love takes many forms – be there for people when they need you the most
Lavinia – Let a light of gentle sweet kindness shine from within to brighten the world
Isobel – Be pragmatic in life, and be willing to give of yourself in a worthy cause
Mrs. Hughes – Take pride in your work, but remember it does not alone define you.
Mrs. Patmore – Always mollify sarcasm with a measure of compassion when needed