If the people have no bread, let them eat cake.

Marie Antoinette on service

Courage! I have shown it for years; think you I shall lose it at the moment when my sufferings are to end?

Marie Antoinette on words

I was a queen, and you took away my crown;

a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.

Marie Antoinette on blood

But how will I eat cake if my head is over there, and my hands are over here?

Marie Antoinette on cake

I have seen all, I have heard all, I have forgotten all.

Marie Antoinette on forgotten

Let them eat cake.

Marie Antoinette on birthday

There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.

Marie Antoinette on forgotten

About Marie Antoinette

Name Marie Antoinette
Quotes 7 quotations
Nationality French
Profession Royalty
Birthday November 2, 1755
About Marie Antoinette was the last Queen of France and Navarre before the French Revolution. She was born an Archduchess of Austria, and was the fifteenth and second youngest child of Empress Maria Theresa and Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor. In April 1770, upon her marriage to Louis-Auguste, heir apparent to the French throne, she became Dauphine of France.
Top topics cake, wife, suffer, remains, killed