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quote by William Shakespeare: Evermore thanks, the exchequer of the poor. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Evermore thanks, the exchequer of the poor.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Done to death by slanderous tongue. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Done to death by slanderous tongue.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: There's no art to find the mind's construction in the face. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

There's no art to find the mind's construction in the face.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: We will all laugh at gilded butterflies. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

We will all laugh at gilded butterflies.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Get thee a good husband, and use him as he uses thee. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Get thee a good husband, and use him as he uses thee.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Melancholy is the nurse of frenzy. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Melancholy is the nurse of frenzy.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Good words are better than bad strokes. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Good words are better than bad strokes.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Fill all thy bones with aches. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Fill all thy bones with aches.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Nature teaches beasts to know their friends. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Nature teaches beasts to know their friends.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Beauty lives with kindness. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Beauty lives with kindness.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Beauty within itself should not be wasted. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Beauty within itself should not be wasted.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Bounty, being free itself, thinks all others so. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Bounty, being free itself, thinks all others so.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Thou and I are too wise to woo peaceably. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Thou and I are too wise to woo peaceably.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: She speaks poniards, and every word stabs. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

She speaks poniards, and every word stabs.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

She speaks poniards, and every word stabs: if her breath were as terrible as her terminations, there were no living near her; she would infect to the north star. I would not marry her, though she were endowed with all that Adam bad left him before he transgresse.


quote by William Shakespeare: I wish my horse had the speed of your tongue. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I wish my horse had the speed of your tongue.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Prosperity's the very bond of love. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Prosperity's the very bond of love.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

Prosperity's the very bond of love, Whose fresh complexion and whose heart together Affliction alters.


quote by William Shakespeare: They whose guilt within their bosom lies, imagine every eye beholds their blame. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

They whose guilt within their bosom lies, imagine every eye beholds their blame.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: It is the bright day that brings forth the adder, and that craves wary walking. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

It is the bright day that brings forth the adder, and that craves wary walking.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Et tu Brute! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Et tu Brute!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Though age from folly could not give me freedom, It does from childishness. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Though age from folly could not give me freedom, It does from childishness.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: By being seldom seen, I could not stir
But like a comet I was wondered at. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

By being seldom seen, I could not stir
But like a comet I was wondered at.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: We are not the first
Who with best meaning have incurred the worst. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

We are not the first
Who with best meaning have incurred the worst.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Unhappy that I am, I cannot heave My heart into my mouth. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Unhappy that I am, I cannot heave My heart into my mouth.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The wounds invisible that Love's keen arrows make. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The wounds invisible that Love's keen arrows make.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Put on
The dauntless spirit of resolution. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Put on
The dauntless spirit of resolution.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Nothing comes from doing nothing. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Nothing comes from doing nothing.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: God grant us patience! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

God grant us patience!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Perseverance, my dear Lord. Keeps honour bright. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Perseverance, my dear Lord. Keeps honour bright.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Desperate times breed desperate measures. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Desperate times breed desperate measures.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Women's weapons, water-drops. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Women's weapons, water-drops.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: You know That I do fawn on men, and hug them hard, And after scandal them. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

You know That I do fawn on men, and hug them hard, And after scandal them.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Twas never merry world Since lowly feigning was called compliment. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Twas never merry world Since lowly feigning was called compliment.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: To be thus is nothing, but to be safely thus. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

To be thus is nothing, but to be safely thus.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: When truth kills truth, O devilish holy fray! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

When truth kills truth, O devilish holy fray!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I prithee give me leave to curse awhile. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I prithee give me leave to curse awhile.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Love denied blights the soul we owe to God. with background image: man and woman kissing beside body of water during daytime
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Love denied blights the soul we owe to God.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Lest too light winning make the prize light. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Lest too light winning make the prize light.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: O, I have suffered
With those that I saw suffer! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

O, I have suffered
With those that I saw suffer!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Blessings of your heart, you brew good ale. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Blessings of your heart, you brew good ale.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I am afeard few die well that die in a battle. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I am afeard few die well that die in a battle.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Then hate me when thou wilt, if ever, now. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Then hate me when thou wilt, if ever, now.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Tis but a base, ignoble mind That mounts no higher than a bird can soar. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Tis but a base, ignoble mind That mounts no higher than a bird can soar.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Call me what instrument you will, though you can fret me, you cannot play upon me. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Call me what instrument you will, though you can fret me, you cannot play upon me.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: He hath eaten me out of house and home. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

He hath eaten me out of house and home.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Don't judge a man's conscience by looking at his face cause he may have a bad heart. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Don't judge a man's conscience by looking at his face cause he may have a bad heart.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: But no perfection is so absolute, That some impurity doth not pollute. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

But no perfection is so absolute, That some impurity doth not pollute.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The cat will mew, and dog will have his day. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The cat will mew, and dog will have his day.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Season your admiration for a while. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Season your admiration for a while.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Sigh no more ladies, sigh no more, men were deceivers ever. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Sigh no more ladies, sigh no more, men were deceivers ever.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, Men were deceivers ever, One foot in sea and one on shore, To one thing constant never.


quote by William Shakespeare: Jesters do oft prove prophets. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Jesters do oft prove prophets.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: An honest man, sir, is able to speak for himself, when a knave is not. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

An honest man, sir, is able to speak for himself, when a knave is not.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Take all the swift advantage of the hours. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Take all the swift advantage of the hours.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Lions make leopards tame. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Lions make leopards tame.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: But thought's the slave of life, and life time's fool. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

But thought's the slave of life, and life time's fool.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

But thought’s the slave of life, and life time’s fool; And time, that takes survey of all the world, Must have a stop. O, I could prophesy, But that the earthy and cold hand of death Lies on my tongue.


quote by William Shakespeare: Lechery, lechery; still, wars and lechery: nothing else holds fashion. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Lechery, lechery; still, wars and lechery: nothing else holds fashion.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: When I waked, I cried to dream again. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

When I waked, I cried to dream again.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Dream in light years, challenge miles, walk step by step. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Dream in light years, challenge miles, walk step by step.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Time ... thou ceaseless lackey to eternity. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Time ... thou ceaseless lackey to eternity.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: No stony bulwark can resist the love, and love dares what anyone can love. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

No stony bulwark can resist the love, and love dares what anyone can love.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: If love be blind, love cannot hit the mark. with background image: pink and white flowers in tilt shift lens
Background Photo: Foad Roshan

If love be blind, love cannot hit the mark.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Love is like a child, That longs for everything it can come by. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Love is like a child, That longs for everything it can come by.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: A lover's eyes will gaze an eagle blind. with background image: brown leaf on asphalt road
Background Photo: John Noonan

A lover's eyes will gaze an eagle blind.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: It is a good divine that follows his own instructions. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

It is a good divine that follows his own instructions.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Ships are but boards, sailors but men. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Ships are but boards, sailors but men.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

Ships are but boards, sailors but men; there be land-rats and water-rats, water-thieves and land-thieves, I mean pirates, and then there is the peril of waters, winds, and rocks.


quote by William Shakespeare: He is well paid that is well satisfied. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

He is well paid that is well satisfied.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The weakest kind of fruit drops earliest to the ground. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The weakest kind of fruit drops earliest to the ground.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: We are advertis'd by our loving friends. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

We are advertis'd by our loving friends.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I will kill thee a hundred and fifty ways. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I will kill thee a hundred and fifty ways.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: We are ready to try our fortunes to the last man. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

We are ready to try our fortunes to the last man.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Though patience be a tired mare, yet she will plod. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Though patience be a tired mare, yet she will plod.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Things base and vile, holding no quantity, love can transpose to form and dignity. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Things base and vile, holding no quantity, love can transpose to form and dignity.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: What, can the devil speak true? with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

What, can the devil speak true?

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: To show an unfelt sorrow is an office Which the false man does easy. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

To show an unfelt sorrow is an office Which the false man does easy.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: When once our grace we have forgot, Nothing goes right. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

When once our grace we have forgot, Nothing goes right.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The law hath not been dead, though it hath slept. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The law hath not been dead, though it hath slept.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Mercy is not itself, that oft looks so; Pardon is still the nurse of second woe. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Mercy is not itself, that oft looks so; Pardon is still the nurse of second woe.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Truth is truth to the end of reckoning. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Truth is truth to the end of reckoning.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The tempter or the tempted, who sins most? with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The tempter or the tempted, who sins most?

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

The tempter or the tempted, who sins most? Ha! Not she: nor doth she tempt: but it is I That, lying by the violet in the sun, Do as the carrion does, not as the flower, Corrupt with virtuous season.


quote by William Shakespeare: I do love nothing in the world so well as you- is not that strange? with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I do love nothing in the world so well as you- is not that strange?

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I will speak daggers to her, but use none. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I will speak daggers to her, but use none.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Could beauty, my lord, have better commerce than with honesty? with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Could beauty, my lord, have better commerce than with honesty?

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Beauty itself doth of itself persuade the eyes of men without an orator. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Beauty itself doth of itself persuade the eyes of men without an orator.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Plain and not honest is too harsh a style. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Plain and not honest is too harsh a style.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: And oft, my jealousy shapes faults that are not. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

And oft, my jealousy shapes faults that are not.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Black men are pearls in beauteous ladies' eyes. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Black men are pearls in beauteous ladies' eyes.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

But pearls are fair; and the old saying is:
Black men are pearls in beauteous ladies' eyes.


quote by William Shakespeare: Old Time the clock-setter. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Old Time the clock-setter.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Come what come may,
Time and the hour runs through the roughest day. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Come what come may,
Time and the hour runs through the roughest day.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: A pox o' your throat, you bawling, blasphemous, incharitable dog! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

A pox o' your throat, you bawling, blasphemous, incharitable dog!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: He receives comfort like cold porridge. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

He receives comfort like cold porridge.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: For a noble heart, the most precious gift becomes poor, when the giver stops loving. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

For a noble heart, the most precious gift becomes poor, when the giver stops loving.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: If we are true to ourselves, we cannot be false to anyone. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

If we are true to ourselves, we cannot be false to anyone.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The apparel oft proclaims the man. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The apparel oft proclaims the man.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Defer no time, delays have dangerous ends. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Defer no time, delays have dangerous ends.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Look how the world's poor people are amazed at apparitions, signs and prodigies! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Look how the world's poor people are amazed at apparitions, signs and prodigies!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I have seen roses damask'd, red and white, But no such roses see I in her cheeks. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I have seen roses damask'd, red and white, But no such roses see I in her cheeks.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Now would I give a thousand furlongs of sea for an acre of barren ground. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Now would I give a thousand furlongs of sea for an acre of barren ground.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: To show our simple skill, That is the true beginning of our end. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

To show our simple skill, That is the true beginning of our end.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: It is an heretic that makes the fire, 
Not she which burns in't. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

It is an heretic that makes the fire,
Not she which burns in't.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Security is the chief enemy of mortals. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Security is the chief enemy of mortals.

--William Shakespeare

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