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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.
The Queen is the ultimate dictator.
Steven Patrick Morrissey
The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone in checking this mad, wicked folly of 'Women's Rights'. It is a subject which makes the Queen so furious that she cannot contain herself.
I have often found that no matter where I meet people in the world, there is a path that leads back to Queen's.
Queen's University flies the flag for the arts in Northern Ireland and beyond.
There's nothing secret about it. Everyone knows that I am waiting for my real parents, the king and queen, to come restore me to my rightful throne.
God bless America. God save the Queen. God defend New Zealand and thank Christ for Australia.
I quite love sequins; I think it's the drag queen in me.
I didn't do anything at the Queen, whom I admire.
If you saw Queen Elizabeth it would be amazing, she came from another planet. She was so attractive in what she was wearing.
I hate it when people call me a teen queen.
Those shows I did with Queen were pretty surreal. I was really excited and super-flattered, but intimidated at the same time.
I was always a drama queen. I remember playing in the kitchen, trying to get my mom to think I was dead and call the police. When she didn't, I would cry. I was always theatrical. I don't think any of my relatives are surprised.
If Queen Elizabeth knighthooded me and I would get the title Sir Usain Bolt. That sounds very nice.
It's great to be queen!
I've been working every year since I started acting, and I got many awards before I won the Oscar for 'The Queen.'
I've been the queen of dysfunction and made every mistake one can make.
I grew up listening to Queen. They were no stranger to throwing in the unexpected and something a little more dramatic.
I wasn't the high-school play queen or anything. And my parents would let not me act until I graduated from college.
The BBC sports department when I was there was seriously to the right of Ghengis Khan, and if people think I am strange, they should have met some of the production staff I worked with. Margaret Thatcher and the Queen were the pin up girls for many of them.
I was reading William Shawcross's biography of the Queen Mother, dressed in my witch outfit! And you know what? It was a really good mix; it was a therapeutic mix.
Helena Bonham Carter
It was Queen Elizabeth who made me a foreign correspondent.
When I'm singing I'm always trying to get to the highest point possible. I'd fly to the top of Buckingham Palace to sing to the queen.
I never thought I'd say the sentence 'It was a real honour' - because that implies that you've done something pretty special. But now I've done that several times. Yesterday I was in Buckingham Palace - I actually met the Queen yesterday and that was an honour. I never thought I'd do something like that.
All of the guests on 'Faces of America' were deeply moved by what we revealed about their ancestry. We were able to trace the ancestry of Native American writer Louise Erdrich back to 438 A.D. We found that Queen Noor is descended from royalty, and that's before she married King Hussein of Jordan.
Henry Louis Gates
My family and our neighbors and friends thought of Africa and its Africans as extensions of the stereotyped characters that we saw in movies and on television in films such as 'Tarzan' and in programs such as 'Ramar of the Jungle' and 'Sheena, Queen of the Jungle.'
Henry Louis Gates
I woke up one morning to find I was famous. I bought a white Rolls-Royce and drove down Sunset Boulevard, wearing dark specs and a white suit, waving like the Queen Mum.
My lifetime role model and hero is Freddie Mercury of Queen.
But I never worried about having a child in my 40s, which is unusual - normally, I'm the queen of worry.
A lot of men do have a fear of my ultra-femininity. Sometimes people say I look like a drag queen, that I look scary, but I think that's a fear of my confidence. Most women in contemporary culture pare down their femininity, so there's a slight androgyny about them, and I think men have got used to seeing that.
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