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Queen Mary I Quotes


"Mary Queen of Scots is the most 'normal' girl who became a queen that I have ever written about." - Kathryn Lasky

"After Mary Queen of Scots, I turned to the farthest subject possible: Cromwell." - Antonia Fraser

"[On being told Mary, Queen of Scots, was taller than she:] Then she is too high, for I myself am neither too high nor too low." - Elizabeth I

"The difference between Everton and the Queen Mary is that Everton carry more passengers!" - Bill Shankly

"Mary Queen of Scots was my first love, and that is always something special." - Antonia Fraser

"A beautiful woman is born Queen of men and women both, as Mary Stuart was born Queen of Scots, whether men or women." - Herman Melville

"The Queen Mary was the most civilized and luxurious way one could travel to America in the late 1930s." - Maureen O'Hara

"The Queen Mary was the most civilized and luxurious way one could travel to America in the late 1930s." - Maureen Ohara

"What good is it to me that Mary gave birth to the son of God fourteen hundred years ago, and I do not also give birth to the Son of God in my time and in my culture? We are all meant to be mothers of God. God is always needing to be born." - Meister Eckhart

"I hate being good. -Mary Poppins" - P L Travers

"I know if I had the chance of going aboard the Titanic in those days, I would have gone - I know I would have. I adore going on the Queen Mary - I think it's the only way to travel from New York." - Celia Imrie

"I'm sitting on the stile. Mary, Where we sat side by side." - Hariot Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava

"I gained a first class degree in Physics at Imperial College London in 1968 and did research in solid state physics, but did not pursue meteorology matters until gaining an M.Sc. in astrophysics from Queen Mary College London in 1981, after which I investigated and attempted to construct theories of solar activity." - Piers Corbyn

"Back on Nov. 23, 1963, I sailed into Manhattan Harbor onboard the Queen Mary and landed with no job and contacts and just $135 in my pocket. My first lodging was in a rundown hotel for $27 a week with the bathroom down the end of a corridor of beds." - Robin Leach

"I would not be a rose upon the wall A queen might stop at, near the palace-door, To say to a courtier, "Pluck that rose for me, It's prettier than the rest." O Romney Leigh! I'd rather far be trodden by his foot, Than lie in a great queen's bosom." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"He loves not well whose love is bold! I would not have thee come too nigh. The sun's gold would not seem pure gold Unless the sun were in the sky: To take him thence and chain him near Would make his beauty disappear. William Winter, Love's Queen. The unconquerable pang of despised love." - William Wordsworth

"No scandal about Queen Elizabeth, I hope?" - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

"I feel like I'm a drag queen." - Maya Rudolph

"I can't be the candy queen forever." - Katy Perry

"The S.S. Sierra was a ten-thousand-ton vessel. Today, lifeboats bigger than the Sierra are found on the Queen Mary and other luxury liners." - Fred Allen

"I never liked Queen. I can honestly say I hated Queen and everything that they did." - Robert Smith

"I don't want to be a queen. I want to be the queen." - George R R Martin

"I am a queen, and I demand to be treated like a queen." - Sheila Jackson Lee

"I am definitely the queen. I definitely see myself as the queen." - Lil' Kim

"I ain't Mary, so ain't a damn thing Poppin'." - Xzibit

"I didn't have a teacher like Sister Mary Ignatius." - Christopher Durang

"I see myself as Rhoda, not Mary Tyler Moore." - Iris Murdoch

"I didn't do anything at the Queen, whom I admire." - Vivienne Westwood

"I'm the queen of festivities, that's all I can say." - Mariah Carey

"The only queen I ever dressed was Eva Peron." - Christian Dior

"Great. Now the queen thought I was a misfit, too." - Kiera Cass

"I think Queen Elisabeth II is a charming woman." - Malcolm Muggeridge

"I am the queen of everything. Every woman is." - Karrine Steffans

"I love all things Queen - their songs are epic storytelling." - Nina Arianda

"I love drama - mum calls me a Drama Queen!" - Tahyna Tozzi

"I hate it when people call me a teen queen." - Lindsay Lohan

"Oh Sleep! it is a gentle thing, beloved from pole to pole, to Mary Queen the praise be given! She sent the gentle sleep from Heaven, that slid into my soul." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"How widely its agencies vary,- To save, to ruin, to curse, to bless,- As even its minted coins express, Now stamp'd with the image of Good Queen Bess, And now of a Bloody Mary." - Thomas Hood

"Queen Mary had a way of interrupting tattle about elopements, duels, and play debts, by asking the tattlers, very quietly yet significantly, whether they had ever read her favorite sermon - Dr. Tillotson on Evil Speaking." - Thomas B. Macaulay

"How widely its agencies vary, - To save, to ruin, to curse, to bless, - As even its minted coins express, Now stamp'd with the image of good Queen Bess, And now of a Bloody Mary." - Thomas Hood

"To serve Mary and to be her courtier is the greatest honor we can possibly possess; for to serve the Queen of Heaven is already to reign there; and to live under her command is more than to govern." - John of Damascus

"Mary J. Blige is the Queen Latifah character. Her voice in this movie [Rock of ages] is, she just gives it this incredible warmth, and she's just this person who blows out of the screen. She's just incredible." - Adam Shankman

"Queen Mary had a way of interrupting tattle about elopements, duels, and play debts, by asking the tattlers, very quietly yet significantly, whether they had ever read her favorite sermon-Dr. Tillotson on Evil Speaking." - Thomas B. Macaulay

"Daniel, I did not knowwhat I wanted when I was agirl. And then I was a fool in every sense of the word. And now that I am a woman grown, I know that I love you and I want this son of yours, and our children who will come. I have seen a woman break her heart for love: my Queen Mary. I have seen another break her soul to avoid it: my Princess Elizabeth. I don't want to be Mary or Elizabeth, I want to be me: Hannah Verde Carpenter." "And we shall live somewhere that we can follow our belifs without danger," he insisted. "Yes," I said, "in the England that Elizabeth will make." - Philippa Gregory

"I don't want to be Christina Aguilera. I want to be Amy Lee, rock queen - not sex queen." - Amy Lee

"The servants of Mary are as sure of getting to Paradise as though they were already there. Who are they who are saved and who reign in Heaven? Surely those for whom the Queen of Mercy intercedes ... The clients of Mary will necessarily be saved." - Alphonsus Liguori

"Lady Queen," he said, "You've given me all I want. You're the queen a librarian dreams of." - Kristin Cashore

"I'd like to be a queen in people's hearts but I don't see myself being queen of this country." - Diana, Princess of Wales

"I'd like to be a queen in people's hearts but I don't see myself being queen of this country." - Princess Diana

"The golden hours on angel wings Flew o'er me and my dearie, For dear to me as light and life Was my sweet Highland Mary." - Robert Burns

"Now I see that God prefers to work through intermediaries - Mary and the saints. . . He wants us to pray through Mary and not only directly." - Peter Kreeft

"Sports fans, I have the final score for you on the big game between Harvard and William & Mary. It is: Harvard 14, William 12, Mary 6." - Steve Allen

"I love Mary Poppins - when I was little I was obsessed with it." - Willa Holland

"If I had been the Virgin Mary, I would have said "No."" - Margaret Smith

"Might I," quavered Mary, "might I have a bit of earth?" - Frances Hodgson Burnett

"Are you wet for me, Mary? I think you are. I think you're covered with honey." - J.R. Ward

"In school nativity plays I was always the bloody little donkey, I was never Mary." - Geri Halliwell

"I was at the Cross With Mary Magdalene. I received the muse From Ceridwen's cauldron." - Taliesin

"If I had been the Virgin Mary, I would have said "No." - Margaret Smith

"If I had been the Virgin Mary, I would have said 'No.'" - Margaret Smith

"If I ever mary, it will be on a suddn impulse - as aman shoots himself" - H L Mencken

"And she is your holy Mary. And I am so ordinary." - Paula Cole

"I think they probably got it on, Jesus and Mary Magdalene." - Madonna Ciccone

"Mary Daheim writes with wit, wisdom, and a big heart. I love her books." - Carolyn Hart

"Jesus, Mary and Joseph, I was going to squirt tears. How unprofessional." - Jeaniene Frost

"I knew a transsexual guy whose only ambition is to eat, drink, and be Mary." - George Carlin

"I caught the preacher making love to Sister Mary Lou. God's gonna getcha for that." - Tammy Wynette

"I sometimes think, Mary, that it is a mistake to have a dog for a nurse." - James M Barrie

"In myself I am nothing. It all comes from God and the Virgin Mary." - Lech Walesa

"I would say my greatest musical influences have been Ella Fitzgerald and Mary J. Blige." - Estelle

"The younger Mary J. Blige, I would call her, she was very unaware, ignorant." - Mary J Blige

"I feel like I have an inner drag queen. Or rather, I feel like I was a drag queen in a past life." - Rumer Willis

"I'd like to be a queen of people's hearts, in people's hearts, but I don't see myself being Queen of this country. I don't think many people will want me to be Queen." - Diana, Princess of Wales

"I mean, come on, Beyonce's the queen of pop music. She's the queen. If you could run for queen... I would put her name in the suggestion box. She's incredible." - Darren Criss

"Mistress Mary Quite Contrary" - Frances Hodgson Burnett

"I do think of myself as a queen, but I don't think I'm the only queen. There's room for other queens. We reign over different kingdoms." - Madonna Ciccone

"I'll have to have a palace, of course. I may not be a princess, but I am a movie queen, and every queen should have a palace." - Jayne Mansfield

"I'm 60, and I did 60-year-old women songs. I'm not trying to be the Hip-Hop Queen, although I am the original Hip Hop Queen." - Patti Labelle

"She is the rock 'n' roll queen. Weirdly enough, that is one of the things her reign will be remembered for. Queen Elizabeth I, we remember Raleigh; Queen Elizabeth II it's gonna be the Beatles." - Paul Mccartney

"I think I was always a drama queen. I really, really, really loved playing pretend." - Kathryn Hahn

"I have named you queen. There are taller than you, taller. There are purer than you, purer. There are lovelier than you, lovelier. But you are the queen." - Pablo Neruda

"It is as queen of Canada that I am here. Queen of Canada and all Canadians, not just one or two ancestral strains." - Queen Elizabeth II

"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." - Elizabeth I

"I love Queen Latifah! Queen Latifah is so beautiful! Every time you see her, if it's in a cosmetics ad, or on the red carpet, she's always flawless." - Yvette Nicole Brown

"If I were queen, I should command Madame de Stael to talk to me every day." - Madame de Tesse

"I wouldn't say I was a queen. Maybe a little elf" - Parker Posey

"I swear again, I would not be a queen For all the world." - William Shakespeare

"In my work and what I do, I am Queen of the Universe every day!" - Lady Gaga

"I was not as I was when good Cinara was my queen." - Horace

"I was only saying to the Queen the other day how I hate name dropping." - Douglas Fairbanks Jr

"I always wanted to act. I guess I've always been a bit of a drama queen." - Samantha Isler

"I wasn't playing a drag queen - I was playing an extraordinary performer." - John Lone

"I was homecoming queen. I was star of my basketball team." - Marla Maples

"I wouldn't say I was a queen. Maybe a little elf." - Parker Posey

"I quite love sequins; I think it's the drag queen in me." - Sienna Miller

"I don't sing for anybody. I wouldn't sing for the Queen dear." - Joan Sutherland

"I would live in a communist country providing I was the Queen." - Stella Adler

"I love the Queen. I've had a crush on her since I was eight." - Jools Holland

"I never wanted Mary Poppins to be my nanny. I wanted to be her when I grew up." - Anita Diament

"I was born Mary Patterson, but then I married and naturally took my husband's name, so now I'm Neil Patterson." - Stephen Fry

"I love Mary very much. I love her family very much. This is just an issue in which we disagree." - Liz Cheney

"As a child I watched Mary Poppins so many times I suffered from a condition with my sight. Umdiddleiddleiddleumdiddle Eye." - Milton Jones

"And when I was in the trunk, I saw Jesus. And the Virgin Mary. And Ozzy Osbourne." - Janet Evanovich

"I had played the Virgin Mary in 'Jesus of Nazareth,' and I had done 'Juliet' at the age of 15. People said, 'Where do you go from playing Juliet and the Virgin Mary?' And I said, 'Mother Teresa of Calcutta.'" - Olivia Hussey

"I wish you to become who you -were born to be. To become queen." - Sarah J. Maas

"I may be a princess, but I'm definitely not a drama queen." - Carole Radziwill

"I don't mind foreigners. God save the queen!" he squeaked and ran." - Jeaniene Frost

"The Swendish queen- whose name I could' pronounce to save my life." - Kiera Cass

"In France, I would like to worth with Patrice Chereau, who made Queen Margot." - Louis Garrel

"I am Devlin, brother and advisor to the High Queen, assassin, and keeper of order." - Melissa Marr

"I have seen the future of pop music and it is a band called Queen." - Jac Holzman

"I've nothing against the Queen personally: I had lunch at the Palace once upon a time." - Seamus Heaney

"If I hadn't been a woman, I'd have been a drag queen" - Dolly Parton

"I can't think of anybody we toured with that had more impact on us than Queen." - Phil Ehart

"I'm rather hoping to find the Evil Queen. I think she'd be much more fun." - Jude Deveraux

"The Swendish queen- whose name I couldn't pronounce to save my life." - Kiera Cass

"I think Queen songs are pure escapism, like going to see a good film." - Freddie Mercury

"I wish you to become who you were born to be. To become queen." - Sarah J. Maas

"I will not get upset over men, but instead be poised and cool ice-queen." - Helen Fielding

"I would rather be a beggar and single than a queen and married." - Elizabeth I

"In France, I would like to worth with Patrice Chereau, who made 'Queen Margot.'" - Louis Garrel

"I was growing up listening to Queen. Freddie Mercury threw those incredible melodies into his songs." - Gary Cherone

"I would like to sing for the Pope. And the Queen, and at Simon Cowell's wedding." - Jackie Evancho

"I once said the Queen of England could use some fashion advice." - Kathie Lee Gifford

"I'm not the Queen. I'm not a huge superstar; I don't get paparazzi around me." - Fiona Apple

"I have been overwhelmed by the response to 'The Queen of Zombie Hearts.'" - Gena Showalter

"Elvis may be the King of Rock and Roll, but I am the Queen." - Little Richard

"It's a good thing I was born a girl, otherwise I'd be a drag queen." - Dolly Parton

"I've nothing against the Queen personally. I had lunch at the Palace once upon a time." - Seamus Heaney

"I love photo sessions. I'm alone, I'm the queen, everyone's taking care of me." - Eva Herzigova

"God inspired in the heart of the pure Virgin Mary His own intense love for humility...It was this humility which attracted to her the countless graces which rendered her worthy to be the Mother of God, Queen of heaven and earth." - John Eudes

"... those who have never entered upon scientific pursuits know not a tithe of the poetry by which they are surrounded... Sad, indeed, is it to see how men occupy themselves with trivialities, and are indifferent to the grandest phenomena - care not to understand the architecture of the heavens, but are deeply interested in some contemptible controversy about the intrigues of Mary Queen of Scots!" - Herbert Spencer

"Mary, I give you my heart. Always keep it yours. Jesus, Mary, always be my friends. I beg you, let me die rather than be so unfortunate as to commit a single sin." - Dominic Savio

"In trial or difficulty I have recourse to Mother Mary, whose glance alone is enough to dissipate every fear." - Therese Of Lisieux

"If any young men come for Mary or Kitty, send them in, for I am quite as leisure." - Jane Austen

"That's one of the things I like about Mary Lou. She's willing to believe the worst about anyone." - Janet Evanovich

"Mary Decker Slaney, the world greatest front runner, I shouldn't be surprised to see her at the front" - Ron Pickering

"The years went by, and Mary Alice and I grew up, Slower than we wanted to, faster than we realized." - Richard Peck

"I hear you're losing weight again, Mary Jane. Do you ever wonder who you're losing it for?" - Alanis Morissette

"I saw Uncle John with Long Tall Sally, he saw Aunt Mary coming and he ducked back in the alley." - Little Richard

"When I find myself in times of trouble Mother Mary comes to me, speaking words of wisdom 'Let it be,'" - John Lennon

"Would that everyone might know that I would be already damned if it were not for Mary!" - Louis de Montfort

"Does Mary Poppins have an orgasm? Does she go to the bathroom? I assure you, she does." - Julie Andrews

"She [Mary I] married Philip King of Spain, who in her sister's reign, was famous for building Armadas." - Jane Austen

"I've always thought those guys are really funny. And I love Dumb and Dumber, Kingpin and Mary." - David Zucker

"Mary and I look eerily similar but other than that, the differences are pretty much night and day." - Nikki Cox

"And Mary J. Blige, she's got all these fur coats and hats and stuff. She's good; I like her." - Bryan Ferry

"I get little kids who recognize me from 'Mary Poppins,' and it just delights me because it's our third generation." - Dick Van Dyke

"At Olduvai, for 20 years, Mary and I had investigated and made a general survey of the overall geology." - Louis Leakey

"I love writers all across the board, but one who influenced me very directly at the beginning was Mary Renault." - Tanith Lee



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