31 Queen Victoria Quotes From The Famous British Monarch

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In the late 1800s the Great Britain became powerful and flourished beautifully under Queen Victoria.

During that time many things took place from innovations and progress and were under the leadership of Queen Victoria. Her political power had a strongly positive effect on the entire British Empire.

Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom ascended to the British royal throne in 1837 and remained the queen till her death in 1901. During her rule, industrial revolution took place in the United Kingdom. She played a significant role in popularizing the new innovation in various industries. She also played a very important role in the empowerment of women in England. Queen Victoria quotes on a number of topics have captured the imagination of the readers. So, without wasting any more time let’s take a look at some of the best Queen Victoria quotes from the famous British monarch for you to read and enjoy.

After reading these Queen Victoria quotes, do check out our [Queen quotes] and [Princess Diana quotes] as well.

Best Quotes From Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria supported women and strived for their rights in the society, although has said some controversial things. Society then discriminated against women and their status as the citizens of England. The Queen showed great interest in the affairs of women’s right, there are many Queen Victoria quotes on women rights that are widely used by authors and thinkers. Queen Victoria quotes about women empowerment are widely read. Here are some of the Queen Victoria famous quotes along with other famous quotes about Queen Victoria.

Queen Victoria quotes are famous all over.

1. “The important thing is not what they think of me, but what I think of them.”

- Queen Victoria.

2. “Were women to ‘unsex’ themselves by claiming equality with men, they would become the most hateful, heathen, and disgusting of beings and would surely perish without male protection.”

- Queen Victoria.

3. “Bring me a cup of tea and the 'Times."

- Queen Victoria.

4. “Oh! was ever woman so blessed as I am.”

- Queen Victoria.

5. “A marriage is no amusement but a solemn act, and generally a sad one.”

- Queen Victoria.

6. “For a man to strike any women is most brutal, and I, as well as everyone else, think this far worse than any attempt to shoot, which, wicked as it is, is at least more comprehensible and more courageous.”

- Queen Victoria.

7. “Being pregnant is an occupational hazard of being a wife.”

- Queen Victoria.

8. “I positively think that ladies who are always enceinte quite disgusting; it is more like a rabbit or guinea-pig than anything else and really it is not very nice.”

- Queen Victoria.

9. “I feel sure that no girl would go to the altar if she knew all.”

- Queen Victoria.

10. “When I think of a merry, happy, and free young girl – and look at the ailing aching state a young wife is generally doomed to – which you can’t deny is the penalty of marriage.”

- Queen Victoria.

11. “Being married gives one one's position like nothing else can.”

- Queen Victoria.

12. “I think people really marry far too much; it is such a lottery after all, and for a poor woman a very doubtful happiness.”

- Queen Victoria.

Inspirational Quotes From Queen Victoria

The Queen was extremely proud of her mother land. She was the main reason for Britain’s great age of industrial revolution. As a British royal she undertook many initiatives for the upliftment of the society. Read on for some inspirational quotes from Queen Victoria followed by some interesting Red Queen Victoria Aveyard quotes.

Queen Victoria quotes highlight her way of thinking aptly

13. “I am every day more convinced that we women, if we are to be good women, feminine and amiable and domestic, are not fitted to reign; at least it is they that drive themselves to the work which it entails.”

- Queen Victoria.

14. “Affairs go on, and all will take some shape or other, but it keeps one in hot water all the time.”

- Queen Victoria.

15. “I find myself in a difficult position. I am a Queen and a wife. And to be a Queen I must rule. Yet, to be a wife, it seems I must submit.”

- Queen Victoria.

16. “A man’s imperfections are considered part of his character, whereas a woman’s flaws are evidence of her unsuitability.”

- Queen Victoria.

17. “Just close your eyes – and think of England.”

- Queen Victoria.

18. “We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat. They do not exist.”

- Queen Victoria.

19. “Give my people plenty of beer, good beer, and cheap beer, and you will have no revolution among them.”

- Queen Victoria.

20. “Beware of artists, they mix with all classes of society and are therefore most dangerous.”

- Queen Victoria.

21. “He speaks to Me as if I was a public meeting.”

- Queen Victoria.

22. “Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves.”

- Queen Victoria.

23. “[To the bishop who suggested the widowed queen now consider herself 'as married to Christ':] That's what I call twaddle!”

- Queen Victoria.

24. “The important thing is not what they think of me, but what I think of them.”

- Queen Victoria.

Queen Victoria Motivating And Inspirational Quotes

Motivating and inspirational Queen Victoria quotes are enjoyed by people all over the world. Here are some of the most inspirational quotes from Queen Victoria along with Queen Victoria motivational quotes for children as well as adults.

25. “It is worth being shot at to see how much one is loved.”

- Queen Victoria.

26. “England has become great and happy by the knowledge of the true God through Jesus Christ.”

- Queen Victoria.

27. “No civilization is complete which does not include the dumb and defenseless of God's creatures within the sphere of charity and mercy.”

- Queen Victoria.

28. “Oh, that peace may come.”

- Queen Victoria.

29. “We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; they do not exist.”

- Queen Victoria.

30. “The poor fatherless baby of eight months is now the utterly broken-hearted and crushed widow of forty-two! My life as a happy one is ended! the world is gone for me! If I must live on (and I will do nothing to make me worse than I am), it is henceforth for our poor fatherless children -- for my unhappy country, which has lost all in losing him -- and in only doing what I know and feel he would wish."

- Queen Victoria.

31.  "Everybody grows but me."

- Queen Victoria.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for Queen Victoria quotes, then why not take a look at Princess quotes, or [King and Queen quotes].

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