James: "Forgive me father for I have indeed sinned."
Zilpha: "Is hell opened up?"
Brace: "You look the same."
James: "I´m not."
James: "I have sworn to do many foolish things."
James: "People who do not know me soon come to understand that I do not have any sense."
James: "Sing for me like you once did as the river caught your tongue."
James: "I know things about the dead."
Zilpha: "He doesn't belong in this world."
James: "I'm not a fit man to be around children."
James: "I do know the evil you do because I was once a part of it."2. Episode
James: "I like to see what lies beneath."
James: "I have no love for the theatre."
James: "You used to straighten your skirts and march away like nothing had ever happened."3. Episode
James: "I have a use for you."
James: "I must beat the tide."
James: "I will ready my ship, so when the time is right and the company has fallen we can leave."
James: "There is enough treachery already surrounding us that there is no need for us to outdo it."
James: "We used to talk to each other without words in dark corners."
James: "You know that I am a very dangerous man?"
Lorna: "I was told that, too."
Zilpha: "I used to think we are the same person."
James: "We are."
Zilpha: "We are not."
Thorne: "She doesn't want fucking oranges. We all know what she wants."4. Episode
Cholmondeley: "You know semen not ejaculated at the point of passion turns to poison and narrows the mind."
James: "So ejaculate."
James: "Has the semen yet turned poison?"
James: "I don't dance."5. Episode
James: "This is the Delaney household. We have no warmth here."6. Episode
Brace: (about James) "He won't be dead and he won't be happy. You can depend on it."
Dumbarton: "The enigma that is James Delaney."
James: "What did my sister say?"
James: "I will get rid of the body. No one will know."
Zilpha: "Of course."
James: "Take that dress off. Take that fucking dress of now."
James: "I don't need sleep. I need a ship."
James: "I need a ship. Just give me a fucking ship."7. Episode
James: "What kind of rationalist man believes in justice?"
James: "I happen to like driving in nails. Takes the mind of the rain and the sinking ship."
Chichester: "Mr. Delaney, perhaps I should come back during the day."
James: "Oh, no, no, there is no use. I'm always like this. Please, carry on."
James: "I used to think we are the same person."
Zilpha: "We are."
James: "We are not."
Zilpha: "We are."
James: "Not anymore."
James: "The lioness will fiercely protect her cubs regardless of the consequences. Even if that means her certain death."
James: "You are wanted urgently downstairs. Mrs. Delaney is destroying the kitchen. She's about to ruin a duck."
James: "When my ship is ready I will send for you."
Godfrey: "James for God's sake, you don't have a bloody ship."
James: "No. Not yet."
James: "I suggest that you leave very quickly and very, very quietly or you can stay for the extreme violence that is coming your way. Your choice."8. Episode
Zilpha: "Dear James, at last I have found a way out of the cage in which I have been living. Eyes I didnít know I had were opened. I saw the limits of my life, the iron bars around my soul. At last I found a way to slip between them. I intend to leave society, leave London, leave England behind: travel to a place where I will be free. It is a place where someday I hope we will meet, and be happy."
James: "The things I did in Africa make your transactions... I witnessed and participated in darkness that you cannot conceive."
Coop: "You promised to give me those names."
James: "Did I?" - "I must have lied."
Zilpha: "Whatever my destination, if you survive your recklessness, please, keep some part of my soul inside your own."