Quotes by royal
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Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 1809-1894
A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not mend.
American short story writer, pen name of William S. Porter 1862-1910
Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills.
For a time during the 1980s the Royal Family were not just the most influential family in Britain but probably in Europe and Prince Charles specifically was very much like a defacto Cabinet member and what he said actually had impact on public policy.
He's a TV producer, a theatrical impresario, and he wants to be treated as Mr. Windsor but when the going gets rough he wants to be treated like a member of the Royal Family.
British presenter, actor, comedian, singer, dancer and screenwriter 1928-2017
I met my darling wife Wilnelia in 1980 when we were on the judging panel for the Miss World contest at the Royal Albert Hall. With two ex-wives and five daughters, I thought I wouldn't be involved with anyone for a long time - if ever. Winnie was so gorgeous, my jaw dropped - and it's a big jaw to drop.
Carol Ann Duffy
British poet and playwright 1955-
If I felt, in the event of a royal wedding, inspired to write about people coming together in marriage or civil partnership, I would just be grateful to have an idea for the poem. And if I didn't, I'd ignore it.
American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
Matt Damon's anti-fracking diatribe was funded by the royal family of the United Arab Emirates.
A. N. Wilson
English writer and columnist 1950-
The Royal Family are not like you and me. They live in houses so big that you can walk round all day and never need to meet your spouse. The Queen and Prince Philip have never shared a bedroom in their lives. They don't even have breakfast together.
Sir William Blackstone
English jurist, judge and politician 1723-1780
The Royal Navy of England hath ever been its greatest defense and ornament; it is its ancient and natural strength; the floating bulwark of the island.
American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
St. Francis de Sales
Bishop of Geneva and is honored as a saint in the Catholic Church 1567-1622
There are no galley-slaves in the royal vessel of divine love - every man works his oar voluntarily!
Josiah Gilbert Holland
American Author 1819-1881
There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.
There is no royal road; you've got to work a good deal harder than most people want to work.
English writer, broadcaster and critic
When the young Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret were growing up, that was at it's height and the War cemented that with photographs of the Royal Family having breakfast together and so on, by pinning their reputation so firmly on that particular issue.
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