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kingdoms Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about kingdoms
  1. #1
    “Families can go years without hearing a thing, only to find their sons and daughters waiting on the front doorstep, home on leave or sometimes blissfully discharged. But usually you receive a letter made of heavy paper, stamped with the king’s crown seal below a short thank-you for your child’s life. Maybe you even get a few buttons from their torn, obliterated uniforms.”
  2. #2
    “I’m a terrible prince. I should put my kingdom first and everything else second, but your first. I want you by my side every second . . .”
  3. #3
    “A horse! a horse! my kingdom for a horse!”
  4. #4
    “I say to you, the time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe.”
  5. #5
    ″‘I don’t understand,’ he said again, ‘You tell people about the kingdom. Are we not to fight for it?’
    ‘The kingdom is only bought at a great price,’ Jesus said. ‘There was one who came just yesterday and wanted to follow me. He was very rich, and when I asked him to give up his wealth, he went away.’
  6. #6
    “The first opinion which one forms of a prince, and of his understanding, is by observing the men he has around him.”
  7. #7
    “You get Alais and you get the kingdom but I get the one thing I want most. If you’re king, England stays intact. I get that. It’s all yours now-the girl, the crown, the whole black bloody business. Isn’t that enough?”
  8. #8
    “I decree and declare that my nation is the inheritance of the Lord, and the kingdom is the Lord’s. He is the governor of my nation.”
  9. #9
    “Who cares? Kingdoms rise and fall. Just don’t burn the paintings in the Louvre, that’s all.”