25+ Marie Antoinette Quotes On Fashion, Opulent And Extravagant

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  1. If the people have no bread, let them eat cake.
  2. 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.
  3. There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.
  4. Courage! I have shown it for years; think you I shall lose it at the moment when my sufferings are to end?
  5. Marie Antoinette. Her last words were,"Pardon me sir. I did not mean to do it,"to a man whose foot she stepped on before she was executed by the guillotine
  6. And I will make thee beds of roses, And a thousand fragrant posies.
  7. I am terrified of being bored.
  8. Tribulation first makes one realize what one is.
  9. one's enjoyment is doubled when one can share it with a friend - and where can one find a more affectionate, a more intimate friend than in one's own family?
  10. Farewell, my children, forever. I go to your Father.

Marie Antoinette Image Quotes

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And I will make thee beds of roses, And a thousand fragrant posies. — Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette Short Quotes

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  • I trust we shall never be reduced to the painful extremity of seeking the aid of Mirabeau.
  • I have seen all, I have heard all, I have forgotten all.
  • No, do not love me, it is better to give me death!
  • I wasn’t raised, I was built.
  • Letting everyone down would be my greatest unhappiness.

Marie Antoinette Quotes On Cake

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Qu'ils mangent de la brioche. Let them eat cake. On being told that her people had no bread. Attributed to Marie-Antoinette, but remark is much older. Rousseau refers in his Confessions, 1740, to a similar remark, as a well-known saying. Others attribute the remark to the wife of Louis XIV. — Marie Antoinette

Let them eat cake. — Marie Antoinette

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

Marie Antoinette Famous Quotes And Sayings

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it is the nature of human beings, and especially of the mediocre ones, to wish to change everything. They desire it all the more because they know popularity will accrue rather to those who disturb than to those who maintain order. — Marie Antoinette

We had a beautiful dream and that was all. The interest of my son is the only guide I have, and whatever happiness I could achieve by being free of this place I cannot consent to separate my self from him. I could not have any pleasure in the world if I abandoned my children. I do not even have any regrets. — Marie Antoinette

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And I will make thee beds of roses, And a thousand fragrant posies. — Marie Antoinette

The ministers and the Jacobins are making the king declare war tomorrow on Austria. The ministers are hoping that this move will frighten the Austrians and that within three weeks we will be negotiating (God forbid that this should happen). May we at last be avenged for all the outrages we have suffered from this country! — Marie Antoinette

I have just been condemned, not to a shameful death, which can only apply to felons, but rather to finding your brother again...I seek forgiveness for all whom I know for every harm I may have unwittingly caused them...Adieu, good, gentle sister...I embrace you with all my heart as well as the poor, dear children. — Marie Antoinette

I have come, Sire, to complain of one of your subjects who has been so audacious as to kick me in the belly. — Marie Antoinette

Courage? The moment when my troubles are going to end is not the moment when my courage is going to fail me. — Marie Antoinette

I had friends. The idea of being forever separated from them and from all their troubles is one of the greatest sorrows that I suffer in dying. Let them at least know that to my latest moment I thought of them. — Marie Antoinette

Life Lessons by Marie Antoinette

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  1. Marie Antoinette serves as a reminder of the consequences of excessive spending and failing to understand the needs of the people.
  2. Her story is a lesson in humility, as she was ultimately brought down by her own extravagance and lack of empathy.
  3. Marie Antoinette's life serves as a reminder to remain aware of the needs of those around us and to practice moderation in our own lives.

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