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Aristocracy Quotes


These are some of the best 'Aristocracy' quotations and sayings.

A social life that worships money or makes social distinction its aim, is, in spirit, an attempted aristocracy.

Among the masses, even in revolutions, aristocracy must ever exist. - Destroy it in the nobility, and it becomes centred in the rich and powerful Houses of Commons. - Pull them down, and it still survives in the master and foreman of the workshop.

And lords, whose parents were the Lord knows who.

Aristocracy has three successive ages: the age of superiorities, that of privileges, and that of vanities. - Having passed out of the first, it degenerates in the second, and dies away in the third.

Aristocracy is always cruel.

Some will always be above others. - Destroy the inequality today, and it will appear again tomorrow.