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    william shakespeare Quotes

    How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child!
    — William Shakespeare
    I say there is no darkness but ignorance.
    — William Shakespeare
    Things done well and with a care, exempt themselves from fear.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: fear  care 
     
    There's an old saying that applies to me: you can't lose a game if you don't play the game. (Act 1, scene 4)
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: saying  games 
     
    If your mind dislike anything obey it
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: mind 
     
    The worm is not to be trusted...
    — William Shakespeare
    Pleasure and action make the hours seem short.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: action  pleasure 
     
    Most friendship is feigning, most loving mere folly.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: friendship  loving 
     
    Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper,Thy head, thy sovereign; one that cares for thee,And for thy maintenance commits his bodyTo painful labour both by sea and land,To watch the night in storms, the day in cold,Whilst thou liest warm at home, secure and safe;And craves no other tribute at thy handsBut love, fair looks and true obedience;Too little payment for so great a debt.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: night  true  care 
     
    I do beseech you- Though I perchance am vicious in my guess , that your wisdom yet From one that so imperfectly conjects Would take no notice, nor build yourself a trouble Out of his scattering and unsure observance.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: wisdom 
     
    A knavish speech sleeps in a fool's ear.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: sleep  speech  fools 
     
    Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: lost 
     
    The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: smile 
     
    Were kisses all the joys in bed, One woman would another wed.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: women  joy  kiss 
     
    There was never yet philosopher that could endure the toothache patiently
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: philosopher 
     
    In time we hate that which we often fear.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: fear  time  hate 
     
    I kissed thee ere I killed thee. No way but this, Killing myself, to die upon a kiss.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: die  kiss 
     
    Not a whit, we defy augury: there's a special providence in the fall of a sparrow. If it be now, 'tis not to come; if it be not to come, it will be now; if it be not now, yet it will come: the readiness is all.
    — William Shakespeare
    What's done can't be undone.
    — William Shakespeare
    Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: water 
     
    In religion, What damned error but some sober brow Will bless it, and approve it with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament?
    — William Shakespeare
    Bulldogs are adorable, with faces like toads that have been sat on. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind; So flew'd, so sanded; their heads are hung with ears that sweep away the morning dew...
    — William Shakespeare
    I can no other answer make, but, thanks, and thanks.
    — William Shakespeare
    Love's stories written in love's richest books. To fan the moonbeams from his sleeping eyes.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: eyes  stories  book 
     
    Come, woo me, woo me, for now I am in a holiday humor, and like enough to consent.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: humor 
     
    It is as easy to count atomies as to resolve the propositions of a lover.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: lover 
     
    Presume not that I am the thing I was.
    — William Shakespeare
    Speak low, if you speak love.
    — William Shakespeare
    In nature there's no blemish but the mind. None can be called deformed but the unkind.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: nature  mind 
     
    Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o-er wrought heart and bids it break.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: heart  grief  sorrow 
     
    wert thou as far As that vast shore washed with the farthest sea, I would adventure for such merchandise.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: adventure 
     
    For she had eyes and chose me.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: eyes 
     
    Woe, destruction, ruin, and decay; the worst is death and death will have his day.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: death  destruction 
     
    We are oft to blame in this, - 'tis too much proved, - that with devotion's visage, and pios action we do sugar o'er the devil himself.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: action  devil 
     
    False face must hide what the false heart doth know.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: heart 
     
    The common curse of mankind, folly and ignorance, be thine in great revenue!
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: mankind  ignorance 
     
    To you your father should be as a god; One that composed your beauties, yea, and one To whom you are but as a form in wax, By him imprinted, and within his power To leave the figure or disfigure it.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: beauty  power  father 
     
    Love is a wonderful, terrible thing
    — William Shakespeare
    Perseverance... keeps honor bright: to have done, is to hang quite out of fashion, like a rusty nail in monumental mockery.
    — William Shakespeare
    The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, which hurts and is desired.
    — William Shakespeare
    tags: death  hurt  lover 
     
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