Quotes of monarch

  1. She is incredibly fit, but we remind staff that she's not just the monarch but our mother. – Prince Andrew
  2. Public opinion is the thermometer a monarch should constantly consult. – Napoleon Bonaparte
  3. I remember having an argument with Alan, I said the Queen's not just going to call the guy up and send him out to do it. And Alan says, well, how would a monarch give orders to her assassin. – Eddie Campbell
  4. I'd sooner be called a successful crook than a destitute monarch – Charlie Chaplin
  5. If a man were living in isolation his income would be literally his product. Make him the monarch and owner of an island, and the fruits that he raises and the clothing that he makes constitute, in themselves, his income. This ceases to be true when trading begins. – John Bates Clark
  6. Clemency is the noblest trait which can reveal a true monarch to the world. – Pierre Corneille
  7. It's a problem for him because he's got- like Edward VII had- nearly all his lifetime to wait until he becomes Monarch What is he going to do with it? So he wants to do something positive but he always courts those dangers. – Anthony Holden
  8. When the magistrate says 'That's not a good enough reason my man.' He said 'Excuse me, could I ask you? Have you taken an oath of allegiance to the Monarch – Anthony Holden
  9. When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person, or in the same body of magistrates, there can be no liberty; because apprehensions may arise, lest the same monarch or senate should enact tyrannical laws, to execute them in a tyrannical manner. – Charles de Secondat
  10. I have a lack of fear, whereas in the past the fear of failure was a powerful motivator. Anyway, I have great expectations for the future, but I just don't know if I'm the monarch of all I survey. – Sylvester Stallone

Usage examples for monarch

  1. I believe that at that time thee was the only monarch in the world who was worthy to reign. – The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander by Frank R. Stockton
  2. The three workers that had spread the banquet before their monarch left the chamber. – The Raid on the Termites by Paul Ernst
  3. He was not a monarch who could reign by himself. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux
  4. I am monarch of all learning. – German Culture Past and Present by Ernest Belfort Bax
  5. I'm monarch of all I survey. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  6. Here is my head, over which no prince, no monarch has power but yourselves. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. Whose skill save thine, Monarch Divine? – The Seven Plays in English Verse by Sophocles
  8. The " Monarch near by, is much larger, but not at all pretty. – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott
  9. There is no part of the establishment of a monarch of Persia to which more attention is paid than his horses. – Persia Revisited by Thomas Edward Gordon
  10. Peter even carried his insolence so far as to declare publicly, that the barons of England must not pretend to put themselves on the same footing with those of France; or assume the same liberties and privileges: the monarch in the former country had a more absolute power than in the latter. – The History of England, Volume I by David Hume
  11. Since a new taste or new caprice of the monarch has led his affections away, know how to endure a fantasy which you have not the power to remove. – The Memoirs of Madame de Montespan, Volume VI. Being the Historic Memoirs of the Court of Louis XIV. by Madame La Marquise De Montespan
  12. Well, what's the news in Paris, my dear money monarch – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  13. The new monarch reigned long and wisely- an example for all future sovereigns. – The Old-Fashioned Fairy Book by Constance Cary Harrison
  14. As the Constitution had rendered him the greatest monarch in the world, so his attachment to it would place him among the kings most beloved by their people. – The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France by Charles Duke Yonge
  15. Even at twenty- one he was still just a boy- as, indeed, he was till his death- and we may imagine how elated he was, starting up the great river as a real apprentice pilot, who in a year or two would stand at the wheel, as his chief was now standing, a monarch with a splendid income and all the great river packed away in his head. – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine
  16. This watch- tower assured absolute safety from surprise to any monarch who might have wished to study the situation for himself. – Castles and Chateaux of Old Touraine and the Loire Country by Francis Miltoun
  17. It was Monarch Lord Cecil's own mount. – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  18. The monarch had forgotten his services and those of his valiant ancestors. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  19. All that occurred throughout the wide extent of his empire - such was the perfect system of communication - passed in review, as it were, before the eyes of the monarch and a thousand hands, armed with irresistible authority, stood ready in every quarter to do his bidding. – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling