Europe cannot confine itself to the cultivation of its own garden.
Princes give me sufficiently if they take nothing from me, and do me much good if they do me no hurt it is all I require of them.
I'd like to be queen of people's hearts.
Call me Diana, not Princess Diana.
Tears may be dried up, but the heart - never.
Ye may have a greater prince, but ye shall never have a more loving prince.
Where might is mixed with wit, there is too good an accord in a government.
Though I am not imperial, and though Elizabeth may not deserve it, the Queen of England will easily deserve to have an emperor's son to marry.
Those who appear the most sanctified are the worst.
There is one thing higher than Royalty and that is religion, which causes us to leave the world, and seek God.
The stone often recoils on the head of the thrower.
The end crowneth the work.
If we still advise we shall never do.
I find that I sent wolves not shepherds to govern Ireland, for they have left me nothing but ashes and carcasses to reign over
I do not want a husband who honours me as a queen, if he does not love me as a woman.
I do not so much rejoice that God hath made me to be a Queen, as to be a Queen over so thankful a people.
I do not choose that my grave should be dug while I am still alive.
He who placed me in this seat will keep me here.
Do not tell secrets to those whose faith and silence you have not already tested.
A strength to harm is perilous in the hand of an ambitious head.
When you're bored with yourself, marry and be bored with someone else.
Of course, I do have a slight advantage over the rest of you. It helps in a pinch to be able to remind your bride that you gave up a throne for her.
Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours, I must look her straight in the eyes.
To simply stick your fingers in your ears and say, 'No way, I'm not listening,' is to do a disservice to the generations to follow.
There is no good reason for our cattle producers to have such limited market access. Our beef is the best in the world, and we need to be allowed to reach global markets.