The White Princess Season 1 Episode 3: "Burgundy" Quotes
The time has come to be a York [rips letter of peace from Henry Tudor into pieces] and take a stand.Duchess Cecily
Guard your heart, my Lizzie. The child is not your own. He belongs to the throne.Elizabeth
Lady Margaret: You are taking counsel...from your wife?
Henry: From somebody who knows the will of England.
Henry: I have commissioned his own badge for him. [unfurls a drawing] The red rose and the white, combined. A sign of our new unity. I'd hoped for your approval.
Lizzie: [scoffs] Our mothers will not give it. I think they like the war between them.
He spent his life in brothels and cowsheds. What would he know of politics?Margaret, Duchess of Burgundy [about Henry]
I will have faith in God, and God alone. Mortal men must earn it.Henry
I have no love of war, but I do not like your king.Margaret, Duchess of Burgundy [to Jasper]
Margaret, Duchess of Burgundy [about Henry]: What does he do to inspire such loyalty?
Jasper: When he has a goal, he does not waiver. He was brave in exile, he is strong. He has greater loyalty than any man I've ever known.
Margaret: Then he would make someone a very fine dog.
I don't think I should like to be queen, the clothes are all too ugly.Cecily [to Lizzie]
Henry: Everywhere I look around me, nobles conspire against me. Servants slip each other notes. They smile into my face and then behind me draw their knives.
Lizzie: Well, that is what it is to be king.
Maybe you cannot understand, being told your whole life what you are, with never any chance to think about it for yourself.Henry [to Lizzie]
What have they done to us? We are their creatures.Lizzie [to Henry, about their mothers]