Queen Victoria Quotes

We are not amused!

We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; they do not exist. (On the Boer War during “Black Week,” December 1899)

What you say of the pride of giving life to an immortal soul is very fine dear, but I own I cannot enter into that: I think much more of our being like a cow or a dog at such moments: when our poor nature becomes so very animal and unecstatic.