Please understand that there is no one depressed in this house. We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; they do not exist.
1899 On the 2nd Boer War. Comment to the Prime Minister, Arthur Balfour, Dec. Quoted in Lady Gwendolen Cecil Life of Robert, Marquis of Salisbury (1931), vol.3, ch.6.
The poor fatherless baby of eight months is now the utterly broken-hearted and crushed widow of forty-two.Queen Victoria
A strange, horrible business, but I suppose good enough for Shakespeare's day.Queen Victoria
He speaks to Me as if I were a public meeting.Queen Victoria
We are not amused.Queen Victoria