Grief is the price we pay for love
It is as queen of Canada that I am here. Queen of Canada and all Canadians, not just one or two ancestral strains.
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
I myself prefer my New Zealand eggs for breakfast.
I think everybody really will concede that on this, of all days, I should begin my speech with the words My husband and I'.
It is easy enough to define what the Commonwealth is not. Indeed this is quite a popular pastime.
We lost the American colonies because we lacked the statesmanship to know the right time and the manner of yielding what is impossible to keep.
Let us not take ourselves too seriously. None of us has a monopoly on wisdom.
To what greater inspiration and counsel can we turn than to the imperishable truth to be found in this treasure house, the Bible
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
I should like to be a horse.
I have to be seen to be believed.
It's all to do with the training you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities, of impetuous and wayward youngsters and of family disagreements.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.