Some articles on royal symbols, symbols, royal:
... A number of royal symbols exist in Australia, reflecting the country's status as a constitutional monarchy ... These include symbols of the monarch of Australia, as well as the monarch's Vice-regal representatives ... Despite the removal or replacement of certain monarchical symbols in recent history, as well as the fact that the Royal Family is not resident in Australia itself, the ...
Famous quotes containing the words symbols and/or royal:
“Many older wealthy families have learned to instill a sense of public service in their offspring. But newly affluent middle-class parents have not acquired this skill. We are using our children as symbols of leisure-class standing without building in safeguards against an overweening sense of entitlementa sense of entitlement that may incline some young people more toward the good life than toward the hard work that, for most of us, makes the good life possible.”
—David Elkind (20th century)
“Although my royal rank causes me to doubt whether my kingdom is not more sought after than myself, yet I understand that you have found other graces in me.”
—Elizabeth I (15331603)