10 Total Quotes

Charles V Quotes

My cousin Francis and I are in perfect accord - he wants Milan, and so do I.
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#Roman Royalty

A single friar who goes counter to all Christianity for a thousand years must be wrong.
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#Christianity

I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women, French to men and German to my horse.
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#French Statesman #Roman Royalty #French

Fortune has something of the nature of a woman. If she is too intensely wooed, she commonly goes the further away.
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#Fortune

I came, I saw, God conquered.
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In my realm the sun never sets
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#Empire

Name me an emperor who was ever struck by a cannonball.
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To endeavor to domineer over conscience, is to invade the citadel of heaven.
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#Roman Royalty