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Famous quotes containing the words monarch and/or female:

    You are a king by your own fireside, as much as any monarch in his throne.
    Miguel De Cervantes (1547–1616)

    “Reason” in language: oh, what a fraudulent old female she is! I am afraid that we have not eliminated God because we still believe in grammar.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)