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I love fairy tales because of their haunting beauty and magical strangeness. They are set in worlds where anything can happen. Frogs can be kings, a thicket of brambles can hide a castle where a royal court has lain asleep for a hundred years, a boy can outwit a giant, and a girl can break a curse with nothing but her courage and steadfastness.
My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.
Kings may be judges of the earth, but wise men are the judges of kings.
Solomon Ibn Gabirol
We live in this era that has benefited from the Industrial Revolution, and we live with a kind of luxury and plenty that even all but the poorest of Americans live with a kind of sensuousness that was unimagined by medieval kings. But in order to get to this point, a lot of people had to suffer in really terrible ways.
I have walked into the palaces of kings and queens and into the houses of presidents. And much more. But I could not walk into a hotel in America and get a cup of coffee, and that made me mad.
Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love.
There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands.
Punctuality is the politeness of kings.
Louis XVIII of France
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.
The divine right of husbands, like the divine right of kings, may, it is hoped, in this enlightened age, be contested without danger.
'The time has come,' the walrus said, 'to talk of many things: of shoes and ships - and sealing wax - of cabbages and kings.'
Kings are not born: they are made by artificial hallucination.
George Bernard Shaw
What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?
Even Kings and emperors with heaps of wealth and vast dominion cannot compare with an ant filled with the love of God.
I am fighting royalty. I have gypsy kings on both sides of the family.
The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings.
Robert Louis Stevenson
The coronation is a symbol of power, but it's not a symbol for us the people. It's a symbol for that person, who is a human, to become a higher being and become one with God. The church, the scepter, and the crown have been around forever. And the line of kings of England goes back thousands of years.
I am an international leader, the dean of the Arab rulers, the king of kings of Africa and the imam of Muslims, and my international status does not allow me to descend to a lower level.
Grammar, which knows how to control even kings.
To know how to dissimulate is the knowledge of kings.
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.
As great as kings may be, they are what we are: they can err like other men.
Plush velvet conjures up kings and opulence.
Only kings, presidents, editors, and people with tapeworms have the right to use the editorial 'we.'
I think gold is made for kings and pharaohs - that's what I am.
Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world.
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