William Shakespeare Quotes

Be great in act, as you have been in thought.
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But to my mind, though I am native here And to the manner born, it is a custom More honoured in the breach than the observance.
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The course of true love was never easy.
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Ill deeds are doubled with an evil word.
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Some men never seem to grow old. Always active in thought, always ready to adopt new ideas, they are never chargeable with foggyism. Satisfied, yet ever dissatisfied, settled, yet ever unsettled, they always enjoy the best of what is, are the first to find the best of what will be.
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William shakespeare - our remedies oft in ourselves do lie....

I must be cruel, only to be kind Thus bad begins, and worse remains behind.
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Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love Therefore all hearts in love use their own tongues Let every eye negotiate for itself And trust no agent.
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William shakespeare - pity is the virture of the law, and none but...
How poor are they who have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees.
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But then I sigh, and with a piece of scripture, Tell them that God bids us do good for evil. And thus I clothe my naked villainyWith odd old ends stolen forth of holy writ, And seem I a saint, when most I play the Devil.
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I must be cruel, only to be kind.
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I am not bound to please thee with my answers.
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See first that the design is wise and just that ascertained, pursue it resolutely do not for one repulse forego the purpose that you resolved to effect.
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My words fly up, my thoughts remain below Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
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Lady you bereft me of all words, Only my blood speaks to you in my veins, And there is such confusion in my powers.
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Alas, poor Yorick I knew him Horatio, a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy...
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William shakespeare - jesters do often prove prophets....
The course of true love never did run smooth.
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Our bodies are our gardens to which our wills are gardeners.
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Their understanding Begins to swell and the approaching tide Will shortly fill the reasonable shores That now lie foul and muddy.
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O, beware, my lord, of jealousy It is the green - Eyed monster which doth mock The meat it feeds on.
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Now cracks a noble heart. Good night sweet prince And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.
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To be a well - Flavored man is the gift of fortune, but to write or read comes by nature.
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Action is eloquence.
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Niether a borrower nor a lender be.
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The gods are just, and of our pleasant vices Make instruments to plague us.
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Double, double toil and trouble Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.
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O, woe is me, To have seen what I have seen, see what I see.
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He draweth out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument.
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Good night, good night parting is such sweet sorrow, That I shall say good night till it be morrow.
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The attempt and not the deed Confounds us.
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See first that the design is wise and just: that ascertained, pursue it resolutely; do not for one repulse forego the purpose that you resolved to effect.
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Pity is the virtue of the law, and none but tyrants use it cruelly.
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We know what we are, but not what we may be.
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What a piece of work is a man how noble in reason how infinite in faculty in form and moving how express and admirable in action how like an angel in apprehension how like a god.
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The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just an charitable war.
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Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself, Till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.
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Frailty, thy name is woman.
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A wretched soul, bruised with adversity, We bid be quiet when we hear it cry But were we burdened with like weight of pain, As much or more we should ourselves complain.
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