"Do not tell secrets to those whose faith and silence you have not already tested."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Elizabeth I on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Elizabeth I on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Elizabeth I on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Elizabeth I on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Elizabeth I on Mahatma Gandhi
"I would rather be a beggar and single than a queen and married."
"My mortal foe can no ways wish me a greater harm than England's hate neither should death be less welcome unto me than such a mishap betide me."
"Monarchs ought to put to death the authors and instigators of war, as their sworn enemies and as dangers to their states."
"Fear not, we are of the nature of the lion, and cannot descend to the destruction of mice and such small beasts."
"Where might is mixed with wit, there is too good an accord in a government."