George V of the United Kingdom Quotes

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I may be uninspiring, but I'll be damned if I'm an alien!
George V was furious when H. G. Wells spoke of 'an alien and uninspiring court'

George V of the United Kingdom
Of his son, Edward, Prince of Wales:
After I am dead, the boy will ruin himself in twelve months.

George V of the United Kingdom
On hearing the Grenadier Guards playing an arrangement of Richard Strauss' Elektra, he sent a message to the bandmaster:
His Majesty does not know what the Band has just played, but it is never to be played again.

George V of the United Kingdom