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Boudicca Quotes

Boudicca (Boadaceia) was a Celtic warrior queen, famous for opposing the Romans.

Selected Boudicca Quotations

• If you weigh well the strengths of our armies you will see that in this battle we must conquer or die. This is a woman's resolve. As for the men, they may live or be slaves.

• I am not fighting for my kingdom and wealth now. I am fighting as an ordinary person for my lost freedom, my bruised body, and my outraged daughters.

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About These Quotes

Quote collection assembled by Jone Johnson Lewis. Each quotation page in this collection and the entire collection © Jone Johnson Lewis 1997-2012. This is an informal collection assembled over many years. I regret that I am not be able to provide the original source if it is not listed with the quote.

Citation information:
Jone Johnson Lewis. "Boudicca Quotes." About Women's History. URL: http://womenshistory.about.com/library/qu/blquboad.htm . Date accessed: (today). (More on how to cite online sources including this page)

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