Dumb.com >> Quotes >> Kings Quotes >>
Kings Quotes
This section contains Kings Quotes

Only kings, editors, and people with tapeworm have the right to use the editorial "we." (Quote by - Mark Twain)

I swear by that old expression, 'One monkey don't stop no show!' The reality is, we still have some good men out there, and we should hail those men as the kings they are. (Quote by - Angie Stone)

While civilization has been improving our houses, it has not equally improved the men who are to inhabit them. It has created palaces, but it was not so easy to create noblemen and kings. (Quote by - Henry David Thoreau)

When they see me holding fish, they can see that I am comfortable with kings as well as with paupers. (Quote by - Imelda Marcos)

Commenced operations in the Valley of the Kings. (Quote by - Howard Carter)

Eating coals of fire has always been one of the sensational feats of the Fire Kings, as it is quite generally known that charcoal burns with an extremely intense heat. (Quote by - Harry Houdini)

War is the trade of Kings. (Quote by - John Dryden)

It is evident that in the period designated as that of the kings, when Rome commenced her career of conquest, she was, for that time and country, a great and wealthy city. (Quote by - Goldwin Smith)

Kings govern by popular assemblies only when they cannot do without them. (Quote by - Charles James Fox)

The Romans had been able to post their laws on boards in public places, confidant that enough literate people existed to read them; far into the Middle Ages, even kings remained illiterate. (Quote by - J. M. Roberts)

This principle is old, but true as fate, Kings may love treason, but the traitor hate. (Quote by - Thomas Dekker)

Punctuality is the politeness of kings. (Quote by - Louis XVIII)

The divine right of husbands, like the divine right of kings, may, it is hoped, in this enlightened age, be contested without danger. (Quote by - Mary Wollstonecraft)

The world is full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings. (Quote by - Robert Louis Stevenson)

I see upon their noble brows the seal of the Lord, for they were born kings of the earth far more truly than those who possess it only from having bought it. (Quote by - George Sand)

There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors, and no slave who has not had a king among his. (Quote by - Helen Keller)

Kings are in the moral order what monsters are in the natural. (Quote by - Henri Gregoire)

I heard the Bloc Party record Japan before it came out in the UK as they are on the V2 record label. I think it has a great vibe and has great songs. I also think the Kings of Leon are right up my street. (Quote by - Kelly Jones)

The glories of our blood and state, Are shadows, not substantial things; There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings. Scepter and crown must tumble down, And, in the dust, be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. (Quote by - James Shirley)

My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

When we fled from the oppressions of kings and parliaments in Europe, to found this great Republic in America, we brought with us the laws and the liberties, which formed a part of our heritage as Britons. (Quote by - Caleb Cushing)

Our most bitter enemies are our own kith and kin. Kings have no brothers, no sons, no mother! (Quote by - Honore De Balzac)

As great as kings may be, they are what we are: they can err like other men. (Quote by - Pierre Corneille)

During my life I have seen, known, and lost too much to be the prey of vain dread; and, as for the hope of immortality, I am as weary of that as I am of gods and kings. For my own sake only I write this; and herein I differ from all other writers, past and to come. (Quote by - Mika Waltari)

There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands. (Quote by - Plato)

Pages:  1  2  3  4