Elizabeth I was known for her clever mind and biting wit; she also wrote poetry. Below are some of her works.
"God forgive you, but I never can"
"I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the Kingdom of England"-to Parliament
"I do not want a husband who honors me as a Queen if he does not love me as a woman"
"Much suspected by me/nothing proved can be/quoth Elizabeth prisoner"-Written with a diamond on her window at Woodstock.