Horace Walpole Quote

A careless song, with a little nonsense in it now and then, does not misbecome a monarch.


Letter to Sir Horace Mann, 1774. Derived from an proverb of unknown authorship: "A little nonsense now and then / Is relished by the wisest men".

Picture Quote 1

A careless song, with a little nonsense in it now and then, does not misbecome a monarch.

Picture Quote 2

A careless song, with a little nonsense in it now and then, does not misbecome a monarch.

Picture Quote 3

A careless song, with a little nonsense in it now and then, does not misbecome a monarch.

Picture Quote 4

A careless song, with a little nonsense in it now and then, does not misbecome a monarch.