Quotes by Emperor Sigismund

I am the Roman Emperor, and am above grammar.

Emperor Sigismund

Other Great Authors

What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth.

John Keats

The real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.

Bishop Creighton

The countenances of children, like those of animals, are masks, not faces, for they have not yet developed a significant profile of their own.

Wystan Hugh Auden

His mother had often said, When you choose an action, you choose the consequences of that action. She had emphasized the corollary of this axiom even more vehemently: when you desired a consequence you had damned well better take the action that would create it.

Lois McMaster Bujold, Memory, 1996

Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I am in, therein to be content.

Helen Keller

At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope that it can be done, then they see that it can be done--then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.

Francis Eliza Hodgson Burnett »

What's mine is yours, and what is yours is mine.

William Shakespeare »

Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson »