If there is victory in overcoming the enemy, there is a greater victory when a man overcomes himself.
Si hay victoria en vencer al enemigo, la hay más cuando el hombre se vence a si mismo.
History, like beauty, depends largely on the beholder, so when you read that, for example, David Livingstone discovered the Victoria Falls, you might be forgiven for thinking that there was nobody around the Falls until Livingstone arrived on the scene.desmond tutu
Una derrota peleada vale más que una Victoria casual.josé de san martín
The expedition had now performed its functions. I saw that old father Nile without any doubt rises in the Victoria Nyanza, and as I had foretold, that lake is the great source of the holy river which cradled the first expounder of our religious belief.John Hanning Speke
My policy is to be able to take a ticket at Victoria station and go anywhere I damn well please!Ernest Bevin
Queen Victoria - I thought gags were things that were put by authority into people's mouths.D'Oyly Carte - These gags, your Majesty, are things that people put into their own mouths without authority
Only those of us, I think, who were born under Queen Victoria know what it feels like to assume, without questioning, that England is permanently top nation, that foreigners do not matter, and that if the worst comes to the worst, Lord Salisbury will send a gunboat.ronald knox
Lord Lytton (1876-80) organised the Delhi Durbar in 1877 to entitle Queen Victoria Kaiser-i-Hind ...Delhi was made capital in place of Calcutta in 1912; Coronation Durbar of King George (V) and Queen Marry was held at Delhi in 1911.Mukitkanta Mohanty
Betty Grable (Victoria James, her daughter) 1916 - 1973
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