Queen Elizabeth II Funny Quotes

Queen Elizabeth II Funny Quotes
Queen Elizabeth II Funny Quotes

She was the head of the United Kingdom of Great Britain, Northern Ireland and 15 countries of the Commonwe alth of Nations for more than 65 years, but also the supreme governor of the Church of England.

was the elder of the two daughters of George VI and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon. Wherever she visited in the wide world, she was always received with much love. Throughout the years of his reign, he managed to impress a number of foreign statesmen with his skillful and efficient management of royal affairs, including Winston Churchill.

Today in our Proverbs, Wisdom and Quotes section we are sharing some funny quotes from Elizabeth II who passed away on September 8, 2022

What never went unnoticed from her charming personality was her sense of humor and its application at unexpected moments. We bring you a fun selection with some witty comments uttered by Queen Elizabeth II.

  • During a diplomatic reception at Buckingham Palace, the then Prime Minister of Great Britain, Margaret Thatcher, fell ill and was forced to sit out the event for the second consecutive year. Elizabeth made the following comment to a guest sitting near her: “Oh, look! She fell again.”
  • After hearing the Everly Brothers perform their song Cathy`s Clown in the 1960s, the Queen turned to the lady next to her and said, "They sound like two cats choking them."
  • In 2005, the Queen met the legendary guitarist Eric Clapton during a reception at Buckingham Palace and asked him: "How long have you been playing?"
  • During an exhibition by the artist Lucien Freud, which consisted of nude paintings, the Queen told her aide to be very careful and make sure she was not "photographed between a pair of those magnificent thighs."
  • During the same trip and the exhibition in question, a curator asked the Queen if she had ever been painted by Lucien Freud. She smiled and said, "Yes, but not like this."
  • During a state visit, when an escort commander was doing his best to block the view of the royal car, the Queen told him: "Actually, Captain, I think they've come to see me."
  • Protesters threw several eggs at the Queen during her visit to New Zealand, after which she commented: "I prefer New Zealand eggs for breakfast."
  • During a visit to Niagara Falls in Canada, when asked what she thought of the place, the Queen replied, "It looks pretty wet."
  • The wife of actor Roger Moore, who played the super spy James Bond, asked the Queen why she carries her bag around Buckingham Palace, to which Elizabeth replied: "This house is very big, you know."
  • When asked why she dresses in bright colors to royal events, she replies: "If I wore beige, no one would know who I am."

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