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quote by William Shakespeare: He that loves to be flattered is worthy o' the flatterer. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

He that loves to be flattered is worthy o' the flatterer.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Parting is such sweet sorrow. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Parting is such sweet sorrow.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

Parting is such sweet sorrow that I shall say goodnight till it be morrow.


quote by William Shakespeare: Maids want nothing but husbands, and when they have them, they want everything. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Maids want nothing but husbands, and when they have them, they want everything.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Expectation is the root of all heartache. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Expectation is the root of all heartache.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Death is a fearful thing. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Death is a fearful thing.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The attempt and not the deed confounds us. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The attempt and not the deed confounds us.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Ambition should be made of sterner stuff. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: There's not a note of mine that's worth the noting. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

There's not a note of mine that's worth the noting.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The valiant never taste of death but once. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The valiant never taste of death but once.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: An overflow of good converts to bad. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

An overflow of good converts to bad.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Virtue is bold, and goodness never fearful. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Virtue is bold, and goodness never fearful.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I will praise any man that will praise me. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I will praise any man that will praise me.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: What, man, defy the devil. Consider, he's an enemy to mankind. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

What, man, defy the devil. Consider, he's an enemy to mankind.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: 'Tis better to bear the ills we have than fly to others that we know not of. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

'Tis better to bear the ills we have than fly to others that we know not of.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: 'Tis best to weigh the enemy more mighty than he seems. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

'Tis best to weigh the enemy more mighty than he seems.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Poor and content is rich, and rich enough. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Poor and content is rich, and rich enough.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

Poor and content is rich, and rich enough; But riches fineless is as poor as winter To him that ever fears he shall be poor;– Good heaven, the souls of all my tribe defend From jealousy!


quote by William Shakespeare: Men shut their doors against a setting sun. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Men shut their doors against a setting sun.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: It will have blood, they say; blood will have blood. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

It will have blood, they say; blood will have blood.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: False face must hide what the false heart doth know. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

False face must hide what the false heart doth know.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: One touch of nature makes the whole world kin. with background image: shallow focus photography of brown and black bird
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One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

One touch of nature makes the whole world kin, That all with one consent praise new-born gauds, Though they are made and moulded of things past, And give to dust that is a little gilt More laud than gilt o'er-dusted. The present eye praises the present object.


quote by William Shakespeare: Pleasure and action make the hours seem short. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Pleasure and action make the hours seem short.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: In a false quarrel there is no true valor. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

In a false quarrel there is no true valor.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Most dangerous is that temptation that doth goad us on to sin in loving virtue. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Most dangerous is that temptation that doth goad us on to sin in loving virtue.

--William Shakespeare

Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come. And let my liver rather heat with wine, than my heart cool with mortifying groans.


quote by William Shakespeare: Our peace shall stand as firm as rocky mountains. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Our peace shall stand as firm as rocky mountains.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Brevity is the soul of wit. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Brevity is the soul of wit.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief. with background image: two children holding hands while walking in the middle of the fields
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The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Having nothing, nothing can he lose. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Having nothing, nothing can he lose.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: There's many a man has more hair than wit. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

There's many a man has more hair than wit.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Life is as tedious as twice-told tale, vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Life is as tedious as twice-told tale, vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: 'Tis one thing to be tempted, another thing to fall. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

'Tis one thing to be tempted, another thing to fall.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I say there is no darkness but ignorance. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I say there is no darkness but ignorance.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: They say miracles are past. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

They say miracles are past.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Lawless are they that make their wills their law. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Lawless are they that make their wills their law.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: But if it be a sin to covet honour, I am the most offending soul alive. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

But if it be a sin to covet honour, I am the most offending soul alive.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: We are time's subjects, and time bids be gone. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

We are time's subjects, and time bids be gone.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: I see that the fashion wears out more apparel than the man. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

I see that the fashion wears out more apparel than the man.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Such as we are made of, such we be. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Such as we are made of, such we be.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes ill deeds done! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes ill deeds done!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Time and the hour run through the roughest day. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Time and the hour run through the roughest day.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better. with background image: man in black suit jacket and woman in blue dress kissing during daytime
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Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: No, I will be the pattern of all patience; I will say nothing. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

No, I will be the pattern of all patience; I will say nothing.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Words, words, mere words, no matter from the heart. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Words, words, mere words, no matter from the heart.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Things won are done, joy's soul lies in the doing. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Things won are done, joy's soul lies in the doing.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: The lady doth protest too much, methinks. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

The lady doth protest too much, methinks.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: What is past is prologue. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

What is past is prologue.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: How well he's read, to reason against reading! with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

How well he's read, to reason against reading!

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Is it not strange that desire should so many years outlive performance? with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Is it not strange that desire should so many years outlive performance?

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Desire of having is the sin of covetousness. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Desire of having is the sin of covetousness.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: But men are men; the best sometimes forget. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

But men are men; the best sometimes forget.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William Shakespeare: Suit the action to the word, the word to the action. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Suit the action to the word, the word to the action.

--William Shakespeare

Longer Version:

Suit the action to the word : the word to the action : with this special observance that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature.


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