List of famous inspirational quotations by the scottish royalty King James I on topics like smoking, nose, hateful
Smoking is hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, and dangerous to the lungs.
A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black, stinking fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless.
The state of monarchy is the supremest thing upon earth: for kings are not only God's Lieutenants upon earth, and sit upon God's throne, but even by God himself they are called Gods.
Were I not a king, I would be a university man.
Herein is not only a great vanity, but a great contempt of God's good gifts, that the sweetness of man's breath, being a good gift of God, should be wilfully corrupted by this stinking smoke.
mes VI and I (19 June 1566 – 27 March 1625) was King of Scotland as mes VI from 24 July 1567 and King of England and Ireland as mes I from the union of the Scottish and English crowns on 24 March 1603 until his death. The kingdoms of Scotland and England were individual sovereign states, with their own parliaments, judiciary, and laws, though both were ruled by mes in personal union.