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date: 05 December 2022

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 1921– 
husband of Elizabeth II 

  1. If you stay here much longer you'll all be slitty-eyed.
    remark to Edinburgh University students in Peking, 16 October 1986
  2. When a man opens the car door for his wife, it's either a new car or a new wife.
    in Today 2 March 1988
  3. I don't think doing it [killing animals] for money makes it any more moral. I don't think a prostitute is more moral than a wife, but they are doing the same thing.
    comparing participation in blood sports to selling slaughtered meat
    speech in London, 6 December 1988