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Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost. (Quote by - Herbert Spencer)

One day, out of irritation, I said, you know all of those years with the Royal Shakespeare Company, all those years of playing kings and princes and speaking black verse, and bestriding the landscape of England was nothing but a preparation for sitting in the captain's chair of the Enterprise. (Quote by - Patrick Stewart)

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

The time has come,' the walrus said, 'to talk of many things: of shoes and ships - and sealing wax - of cabbages and kings. (Quote by - Lewis Carroll)

With the Rhythm Kings, I can involve myself in arranging and producing the music as well as the choice of songs. (Quote by - Bill Wyman)

And love is love in beggars and in kings. (Quote by - Edward Dyer)

As a boy I used to go to the Chamber of Horrors at the annual fair, to look at the wax figures of Emperors and Kings, of heroes and murderers of the day. The dead now had that same unreality, which shocks without arousing pity. (Quote by - Ernst Toller)

Kings are more prone to mistrust the good than the bad; and they are always afraid of the virtues of others. (Quote by - Sallust)

The governments of the present day have to deal not merely with other governments, with emperors, kings and ministers, but also with the secret societies which have everywhere their unscrupulous agents, and can at the last moment upset all the governments' plans. (Quote by - Benjamin Disraeli)

That is the great mistake about the affections. It is not the rise and fall of empires, the birth and death of kings, or the marching of armies that move them most. When they answer from their depths, it is to the domestic joys and tragedies of life. (Quote by - Amelia Barr)

Kings are not born: they are made by artificial hallucination. (Quote by - George Bernard Shaw)

Kings may be judges of the earth, but wise men are the judges of kings. (Quote by - Solomon Ibn Gabirol)

We have not overthrown the divine right of kings to fall down for the divine right of experts. (Quote by - Harold MacMillan)

The last resort of kings, the cannonball. The last resort of the people, the paving stone. (Quote by - Victor Hugo)

The revision of the books of Judges, Samuel, and Kings, undertaken towards the end of the Babylonian exile, a revision much more thorough than is commonly assumed, condemns as heretical the whole age of the Kings. (Quote by - Julius Wellhausen)

Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the form of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question. (Quote by - Thomas Jefferson)


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