Edward VIII Quotes (20 quotes)
“You must believe me when I tell you that I have found it impossible to carry the heavy burden of responsibility and to discharge my duties as King as I would wish to do without the help and support of the woman I love.”
Abdication Speech, December 11, 1936, via radio to a worldwide audience.
“[The Indian princes'] ceremonies are so irritating and ridiculous ceremonies are so irritating and ridiculous”
Ziegler, King Edward VIII, 116
“It certainly is a situation of great delicacy but, at the same time, one in which it would seem I hold fifty per cent of the bargaining power in order that the Duchess and I can plan for the future in the most constructive and convenient way.”
Hoping george VI's illness would allow him to resume the throne. Quoted by Christopher Wilson, The Telegraph, 22 Nov 2009 
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Born: June 23, 1894
Died: May 28, 1972 (aged 77)
Bio: Edward VIII was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth, and Emperor of India, from 20 January to 11 December 1936.