Larry, it looks like traveling up the royal road you slashed through the forest of penury.
He felt that sincere history was the royal road to religious union, and he specially cultivated those who saw both sides.
There never will be a "royal road" to profitable bee-keeping.
No one, as he said to me, ever heard in these days of the possibility of a "royal road to learning."
Splitting kindlings is the royal road to all their good graces.
A royal road through disease, with no trouble to the doctor and no pain to the patient!
There is no short cut, no royal road to proficiency, in the art of advocacy.
There is no royal road to the development of voluntary attention.
If it is not a royal road, it is at least a royal by-path, to learning.
But the grand monarque of France was not content to tread this royal road to heaven alone.