King Edward VIII

1894 - 1972

A Quote by King Edward VIII of England on america, children, and parenthood

The thing that impresses me the most about America is the way parents obey their children.

King Edward VIII (1894 - 1972)

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A Quote by King Edward VIII of England on duty, impossibility, love, responsibility, support, wishes, and women

I have found it impossible to carry the heavy burden of responsibility and to discharge my duties as King as I would wish to do without the help and support of the woman I love.

King Edward VIII (1894 - 1972)

Source: Broadcast, December 11, 1936

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A Quote by King Edward VIII of England on advice, chance, observation, opportunity, rest, and rules

Perhaps one of the only positive pieces of advice that I was ever given was that supplied by an old courtier who observed: Only two rules really count. Never miss an opportunity to relieve yourself; never miss a chance to sit down and rest your feet.

King Edward VIII (1894 - 1972)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by King Edward VIII of England on america, children, and parenthood

The thing that impresses me most about America is the way parents obey their children.

King Edward VIII (1894 - 1972)

Contributed by: Zaady

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