William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare

English playwright and poet

Lived from: 1564-1616

Category: Poets (Contemporary) | Writers (Contemporary)

Quotes: William Shakespeare

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    A walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more.
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    But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit
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    Bow, stubborn knees!
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    Farewell, fair cruelty.
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    Fear no more the heat o the sun, nor the furious winter's rages. Thou thy worldly task hast done, home art gone and taken thy wages.
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    A fool's bolt is soon shot.
    Source: Henry V (1599) 3,7
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    Affliction is enamoured of thy parts, and thou art wedded to calamity.
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    And thus the whirligig of time brings in his revenges.
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    Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.

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    But mercy is above the sceptred sway; it is enthroned in the hearts of kings; it is an attribute to God himself.
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    Come, let's have one other gaudy night. Call to me. All my sad captains. Fill our bowls once more. Let's mock the midnight bell.
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    I am a kind of burr; I shall stick.
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    Listen to many, speak to a few.

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    Mercy but murders, pardoning those that kill.
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    Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.