Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
- Her sister Princess Elizabeth, age 10, had informed Princess Margaret, 6, that their uncle Edward VIII had abdicated.
Margaret: Does this mean you will be the next queen?
Elizabeth: Yes, someday.
Margaret: Poor you.
- Silly ass. The land would be much more valuable today.
- On being told that George III had given the Crown lands to Parliament in 1761 in return for a fixed allowance. (quoted in Andrew Duncan, The Reality of Monarchy)
"How is the Queen? " "Are you referring to my mother, sister or husband?"
On being asked at a society function in the 1960's about how the Queen was.