The meteor flag of England Shall yet terrific burn, Till danger's troubled night depart, And the star of peace return.
Newspapermen learn to call a murderer 'an alleged murderer' and the King of England 'the alleged King of England' to avoid libel suits.
This England never did, nor never shall, Lie at the proud foot of a conqueror.
When the battle rages loud and long, And the stormy winds do blow.
We're trying to show that we're not a little bit of England in America, but a place for Americans to gain a better perspective on their own history.
Xerxes did die, And so must I. _From the New England Primer._ Jumping o'er times, Turning the accomplishment of many years Into an hourglass.
In England every man you meet is some man's son in America, he may be some man's father.
We don't bother much about dress and manners in England, because as a nation we don't dress well and we've no manners.
Dans ce pays ci il est bon de tuer de temps en temps un amiral pour encourager les autres. (In this country England it is thought well to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others. from Candide)
In America only the successful writer is important, in France all writers are important, in England no writer is important, and in Australia you have to explain what a writer is.
Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November, All the rest have thirty one, Excepting February alone: Which hath but twenty eight, in fine, Till leap year gives it twenty nine. _Common in the New England States._ Not marble, nor the gilded monume
England produces the best fat actors.
England has forty two religions and only two sauces.
In England there are sixty different religions and only one sauce.
England and America are two countries seperated by the same language.
England and America are two countries separated by a common language.
Oats. A grain, which in England is generally given to horses, but in Scotland supports the people.
The tipping custom originated in England when small sums were dropped into a box marked T.I.P.S. TO INSURE PROMPT SERVICE.
Bertie Victoria (1819 1901), Queen of England, last word
Remember. Charles I (1600 49), King of England, last word
The setting is Ancient England. Janeway on the Victorian Era
The things I do for England. 007 (Sean Connery)
Maybe it's Canada pretending to be England? Tom Servo
You know what I like about England? It ain't France! Leary