“It is far easier to whisper advice from behind the scenes rather than risk its merit at the point of attack.”
“The extreme always seems to make an impression.”
“Well you know what they say, if you don’t have anything nice to say about anybody, come sit by me.”
"Once you start compromising your thoughts, you're a candidate for mediocrity."
“If you cannot say what you mean, your majesty, you will never mean what you say and a gentleman should always mean what he says.”
“When you’re telling these stories, have a point. It makes it so much more interesting for the listener.”
"There's a time for keeping quiet and there's a time for speaking out."
“If you have something to confess, do it now. Give yourself some peace.”
“One cannot tell anyone anything unless they are ready to hear it.”