It was while Princess Margaret was attending a high-society party in New York that the hostess asked her politely how the Queen was keeping. "Which one?" she is reported to have replied with her typically razor-sharp wit. "My sister, my mother or my husband?"
Still not satisfied that a qualified prince had been born to the dynasty, Satyavati prevailed upon her son to try a third time. It was again the turn of the first princess, but she aghast at the prospect of another encounter with Vyasa, sent to him as her substitute, a servant woman. Vyasa and this servant woman both substitutes, conceived Vidura, who became the wise counselor to the Kaurava court, said to be incarnation of the god Dharma.Bruce M. Sullivan
She in beauty, education, blood, holds hand with any princess of the world.william shakespeare
She was the people's princess and this is how she will stay.
She was the people's princess and that is how she will stay, how she will remain in our hearts and our memories for ever.tony blair
I had seen the princess and let her lie there unawakened, because the happily ever after was so damnably much work.orson scott card
Women-in-jeopardy movies are, in essence, the updated versions of men dying to save the princess from the dragon to earn her love. They are modern-day training films for teaching women to select the best protectors while weeding out the rest.warren farrell
She in beauty, education, blood, Holds hand with any princess of the world.william shakespeare
Vizzini: No more rhymes now, I mean it.
Fezzik: Anybody want a peanut?
I switched glasses when your back was turned! Ha ha! You fool! You fell victim to one of the classic blunders - the most famous is "never get involved in a land war in Asia" - but only slightly less well-known is this: "Never go in against a Sicilian when death is on the line"! Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha!Vizzini
The Impressive Clergyman: Mawage. Mawage is wot bwings us togeder today. Mawage, that bwessed awangment, that dweam wifin a dweam...And wuv, tru wuv, will fowow you foweva… So tweasure your wuv.
Prince Humperdinck: Skip to the end.
You mean, you'll put down your rock and I'll put down my sword, and we'll try and kill each other like civilized people?westley
Since the invention of the kiss, there have been five kisses rated the most passionate, the most pure. This one left them all behind. The end.Grandpa
Grandson: A book?
Grandpa: That's right. When I was your age, television was called 'books'.
I wasn't nervous. Maybe I was a little bit concerned, but that's not the same thing.
I sometimes hold it half a sin To put in words the grief I feel; The princess For words, like Nature, half reveal And half conceal the Soul within. But, for the unquiet heart and brain, A use in measured language lies; The sad mechanic exercise, Like dull narcotics, numbing pain.Tennyson
The princess Elizabeth, of England, was found dead with her head resting on her Bible, open at these words, "Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." So may we all fall asleep at last when the day's work for Jesus is over, and wake up in heaven to find ourselves in the delicious rest that remaineth for the people of God.
The Countess of Egmont sits with Madame while the princess of Orange is kept standing, the Prince is dying of rage.
Consider the death of princess Diana. This accident involved an English citizen, with an Egyptian boyfriend, crashed in a French tunnel, driving a German car with a Dutch engine, driven by a Belgian, who was drunk on Scotch whiskey, followed closely by Italian paparazzi, on Japanese motorcycles, and finally treated with Brazilian medicines by an American doctor. In this case, even leaving aside the fame of the victims, a mere neighborhood canvass would hardly have completed the forensic picture, as it might have a generation before.Mark Riebling