“I think we’re just gonna to have to be secretly in love with each other and leave it at that, Richie.” Margot played by Gwenyth Paltrow in The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) directed by Wes Anderson.

So many quotes in this film exemplify the subtle and clever depiction of what depression is like and the numbness and clarity that come from it. This is one that does just so. The bluntness shows the effortlessness that is required from this statement as a result of an emptied, exhausted, and unemotional being.



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