-> I have seen three emperors in their nakedness, and the sight was not inspiring.
-->-- '''Otto von Bismarck'''

->'''Vir Cotto''': "I don't always like the way Londo does things -- well, me and most civilized worlds -- but you know, sometimes he's right."
-->''Series/BabylonFive'', "No Surrender, No Retreat"

-> Great men, even during their lifetime, are usually known to the public only through a fictitious personality. Hence the modicum of truth in the old saying that no man is a hero to his valet.
-->-- '''Walter Lippmann''', ''Public Opinion''