Throne Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old throne quotes, throne sayings, and throne proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

No throne in the world can substitute a beach chair. Talismanist Giebra
Kindness and faithfulness keep a king safe, through kindness his throne is made secure. King Solomon
A throne is only a bench covered with velvet. Napoleon Bonaparte
It is more honorable to be raised to a throne than to be born to one. Fortune bestows the one, merit obtains the other. Petrarch
The road may be rough, the journey may be tough and the experience may be bitter, but they are stepping stones to our future thrones. Bamigboye Olurotimi
No king has a throne more beautiful than a bench covered with the autumn leaves! Mehmet Murat ildan
Some smart man once said that on the most exalted throne in the world, we are seated on nothing but our own arse. Wendell Mayes
What is a throne? A chair; ornamented but a poisonous chair! Mehmet Murat ildan
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom. Michel de Montaigne
I swear to you sitting a throne is a thousand times harder than winning one. George R.R. Martin
Among those who share a throne there can be no loyalty; Dominion's ever impatient consort. Lucan
A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life. Walter Bagehot
It was not a comfortable Throne, this seat made of stone. But power was not supposed to be comfortable. Elizabeth D. Marie
Truth forever on the scaffold, wrong forever on the throne. James Russell Lowell
On the throne, one has many worries; and remorse is the one that weighs the least. Jean Racine
A true king is neither husband nor father; he considers his throne and nothing else. Pierre Corneille
An imaginary throne is more glorious than a mat of house. Santosh Avvannavar
You can build a throne with bayonets, but you can't sit on it for long. Boris Yeltsin
I swear to you, sitting a throne is a thousand times harder than winning one. George R. R. Martin
To listen acutely is to be powerless, even if you sit on a throne. Cynthia Ozick
I am sure that the heart can shake a throne. It is the wholeness of love that accomplishes great things in this universe. Lin Yutang
Weak is that throne and in itself unsound, which takes not solid virtue for its ground. Charles Churchill
Here is my throne, bid kings come and bow to it. K. John
Oh, the hills shall be a home for me, I'd leave a throne for the home of the free. Eliza Cook
The great soul that sits on the throne of the universe is not, never was, and never will be, in a hurry. Bill Vaughan