Quotes about royalty

George the first was an honest, dull, German gentleman, as unfit as unwilling to act the part of a king, which is to shine and to oppress. L ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield, 4th Earl royalty

Joseph and his mother come from theblack kings who were before the white man. ...

Peter Abrahams royalty

Most Gracious Queen, we thee imploreTo go away and sin no more, But if that effort be too great,To go away at any rate. ...

Anonymous queens royalty

Everyone likes flattery; and when you come to Royalty you should lay it on with a trowel. ...

Benjamin Disraeli royalty flattery

The supreme, the merciless, the destroyer of opposition, the exalted King, the shepherd, the protector of the quarters of the worl d, the Ki ...

Ashurnasirpal II royalty

Royalty is a government in which the attention of the nation is concentrated on one person doing interesting actions. A Republic i s a gover ...

Walter Bagehot government royalty republicanism

What are kings, when regiment is gone,But perfect shadows in a sunshine day? ...

Christopher Marlowe royalty

There is not a single crowned head in Europe whose talents or merit would entitle him to be elected a vestryman by the people of a ny parish ...

Thomas Jefferson royalty

A princely marriage is the brilliant edition of a universal fact, and, as such, it rivets mankind. ...

Walter Bagehot weddings royalty

The anarchy, assassination, and sacrilege by which the Kingdom of France has been disgraced, desolated, and polluted for some year s past ca ...

James Boswell revolution royalty assassination