Quotations on Queen
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My favorite type of music to sing to would be rock and roll, Tenacious D, Led Zeppelin, some Queen - I love all of them. I love singing to them because they're all just great voices. I love listening to very obscure jazz.
- Casey Abrams
(Keywords: Love, Music, Favorite, Jazz, Listening, Queen, Singing)
As we saw in the Queen's Speech, anti-social behaviour - a phenomenon that I believe to be a genuine worry that is also being fed by a lot of scare stories - is the political theme of the moment.
- Kamal Ahmed
(Keywords: Being, Queen, Speech, Worry)
Her friends say she is very funny. At a family dinner, she stood to go, and the footman very properly pulled her chair away. At that moment I asked her a question and she sat down again, except there was no chair. Everyone, including the Queen, laughed and laughed.
- Prince Andrew
(Keywords: Family, Funny, Friends, Queen, Question)
Singing for royalty is a dream of mine - I'd absolutely love to sing for the Queen at the Royal Variety Show. All the contestants are very good. I will just have to do my best and see what happens.
- Susan Boyle
(Keywords: Love, Dream, Queen, Royalty, Singing, Variety, Will)
There's nothing secret about it. Everyone knows that I am waiting for my real parents, the king and queen, to come restore me to my rightful throne.
- Meg Cabot
(Keywords: Nothing, Parents, Queen, Waiting)
Sure, I'd take the responsibility of queen any day.
- Charisma Carpenter
(Keywords: Day, Queen, Responsibility)
I was growing up listening to Queen. Freddie Mercury threw those incredible melodies into his songs.
- Gary Cherone
(Keywords: Growing up, Listening, Mercury, Queen, Songs)
We're all the same. We all want the same thing in life. Everybody going around like ants and we all want the same thing. And it's not one queen. It's not one queen with the wings.
- Andrea Corr
(Keywords: Life, Ants, Queen, Want)
Queen has taken the all of our time for last four or five years, you know.
- John Deacon
(Keywords: Time, Queen, Years)
Of course we have Queen Elizabeth as head of state, but in many ways we are a kind of republic. We don't have royals in Australia, so it was kind of unusual to run into those kind of people. But aside from that it was quite ordinary.
- Mary Elizabeth Donaldson
(Keywords: People, Queen, State)
I do not want a husband who honours me as a queen, if he does not love me as a woman.
- Elizabeth I
(Keywords: Love, Husband, Queen, Want, Woman)
Though I am not imperial, and though Elizabeth may not deserve it, the Queen of England will easily deserve to have an emperor's son to marry.
- Elizabeth I
(Keywords: Son, England, May, Queen, Will)
I didn't get along with Lindsay Lohan on 'Confessions Of A Teenage Drama Queen', but you have to consider that we were 16-year-old girls. I haven't seen Lindsay since then, but I imagine she's grown and become a different person. I know I have.
- Megan Fox
(Keywords: Drama, Girls, Queen, Teenage)
But, of course, she didn't mean that she was going to retire from public life and only when the Queen removed her HRH some years later did she actually drop a hundred charities and just kept five.
- Anthony Holden
(Keywords: Life, Public, Queen, Years)
We know that Europe loves President Obama. He had adoring crowds. The press loves Obama. The question is how will this date end? Okay? The question is, to what end? Why do they love President Obama? They love his personal story, they love his wife. North Korea, China and Russia don't really care about Michelle's arms and, you know, whether they gave an iPod to the Queen, okay?
- Laura Ingraham
(Keywords: Love, Wife, Care, Crowds, End, Europe, President, Press, Queen, Question, Russia, Will)
In my opinion, the form of Government may be different in different countries, according to their circumstances, their wishes, their wants. England loves her Queen, and has full motive to do so.
- Lajos Kossuth
(Keywords: Government, Circumstances, Countries, England, May, Motive, Opinion, Queen, Wishes)
I'm 60, and I did 60-year-old women songs. I'm not trying to be the Hip-Hop Queen, although I am the original Hip Hop Queen.
- Patti LaBelle
(Keywords: Women, Queen, Songs, Trying)
I was always a drama queen. I remember playing in the kitchen, trying to get my mom to think I was dead and call the police. When she didn't, I would cry. I was always theatrical. I don't think any of my relatives are surprised.
- Amy Lee
(Keywords: Mom, Drama, Kitchen, Police, Queen, Relatives, Trying)
I spent 20 years of my life building up Queen, and now I'm spending years of my life trying to get away from it.
- Brian May
(Keywords: Life, Building, Now, Queen, Trying, Years)
I was actually perfectly happy when I had no money, which lasted right up until we had a hit with Killer Queen, in 1974. I never wanted for anything.
- Brian May
(Keywords: Money, Queen, Right)
For a time I didn't want to answer any questions about Queen. I'd like to be viewed as something alive and relevant, not some fossil.
- Brian May
(Keywords: Time, Queen, Questions, Want)
Joan Crawford is a movie queen. I had never met one before. I know now what I don't want to be.
- Mercedes McCambridge
(Keywords: Now, Queen, Want)
Will isn't a screaming queen - that's Jack's part. They needed someone to play the part for America. It's just not the same as Britain. To have a gay character as a lead is risky.
- Eric McCormack
(Keywords: Character, America, Gay, Play, Queen, Will)
Years ago, I thought up the name Queen. It's just a name. But it's regal, obviously, and -sounds splendid.
- Freddie Mercury
(Keywords: Thought, Name, Queen, Years)
I wasn't a cheerleader or the prom queen. I don't move through the world with a mirror in front of my face, and I've never been attracted to projects that had an emphasis on what I look like.
- Michael Michele
(Keywords: Projects, Queen, World)
In '75, the year both A Chorus Line and Chicago hit Broadway, my head spun around and I became the ultimate theater queen for life.
- Michael Musto
(Keywords: Life, Chicago, Queen, Theater)
Once upon a time there was a Queen who had a son so ugly and so misshapen that it was long disputed whether he had human form. A fairy who was at his birth said, however, that he would be very amiable for all that, since he would have uncommon good sense.
- Charles Perrault
(Keywords: Time, Son, Queen, Sense, Ugly)
The Queen is usually reckoned equal, in average situations, to two Rooks and a Pawn, but towards the end of a game she is hardly so valuable as two Rooks.
- Howard Staunton
(Keywords: End, Queen, Rooks)
The futures and ultimate fates of the characters in The Snow Queen are profoundly changed by choices made in their own minds or hearts, as well as choices unexpectedly forced on them by things beyond their control.
- Joan D. Vinge
(Keywords: Control, Choices, Queen, Snow)
As for the historical inspirations I drew on in writing The Snow Queen, I suppose I would call them more cross-cultural inspirations, though they frequently involve past societies as well as present day ones.
- Joan D. Vinge
(Keywords: Day, Past, Present, Queen, Snow, Writing)