Queen Mother Maria Fedorova Quotes in Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)
Queen Mother Maria Fedorova Quotes:
[as the Queen Mother berates her son's failures]
Queen Mother Maria Fedorova: I wish your father were alive.
Tsar Nicholas II: Don't throw him at me.
Queen Mother Maria Fedorova: He knew how to be a Tsar. He'd have burned Vienna down, stamped on the Germans, shot the strikers, ANYTHING to give Russia peace. And HE'D certainly know how to deal with Rasputin.
[the Queen Mother is visiting the Tsar at his military base]
Queen Mother Maria Fedorova: I came to congratulate you, Nicky.
Tsar Nicholas II: What for?
Queen Mother Maria Fedorova: For finding, out of all Russia's countless cretins, idiots and incompetents the men least qualified to run your government.
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- Tsar Nicholas II
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- Father Gapon
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- Alexander Kerensky
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