Castle Sayings and Quotes

Castles have fascinated many history buffs and those interested in architecture. They’re marvels of Medieval times. Despite their mythological status, It might be surprising to learn that castles were often dark, damp, and drafty. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful castle quotes.

A man's home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside is more often his nursery.     

Clare Boothe Luce

You can't very well live in a castle while your kin is on the poor side of town and barely have enough food. Some want you to get to the top and rely on you making it for them, too.     

Martha Reeves

The castle in the heights I thought I could not aspire to could so easily be mine now that I don't need it, I've already got my own paradise.     

Jay Woodman

Our castle would crumble before us but that doesn't mean it can't be rebuilt, rebuilt for real, this time without the errors and a little more caution.     

Chirag Tulsiani

A man's home is his wife's castle.     

Alexander Chase

Instead of building castles against your enemies, build bridges for them to come to you!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

Everybody is equally weak on the inside, just that some present their ruins as new castles and become kings.     

Simona Panova

Fame is like a castle. Castles are beautiful to dream and wonderful to watch, but too encircled to live in!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

If you are going to build something in the air it is always better to build castles than houses of cards.     

Georg C. Lichtenberg

Building air castles is a harmless business as long as you don't attempt to live in them.     

Josh Billings

Our castle is not imposing, but is well built, and surrounded by a very fine garden. I live in the bailiff's house.     

Franz Schubert

There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.     

Gilbert K. Chesterton

There is no castle so strong that it cannot be overthrown by money.     

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Living in a castle is objectively romantic.     

Lev Grossman

You make kingdoms and castles on your own.     

Stephan Jenkins

It is as easy to create a castle as a button. It's just a matter of whether you're focused on a castle or a button.     

Esther Hicks

To know your ruling passion, examine your castles in the air.     

Richard Whately

Do not build a castle around one act of kindness; do not build an empire around one act of cruelty.     

Paul Bamikole