William Shakespeare

Country United Kingdom
Born Sunday, 26 April 1564
Quotes 675
William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564; died 23 April 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
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His flight was madness: when our actions do not, our fears do make us traitors. Uncategorized
Things without all remedy should be without regard: What's done is done. Uncategorized
'Tis much he dares; and, to that dauntless temper of his mind, he hath a wisdom that doth guide his valour to act in safety. Uncategorized
[Drink] provokes the desire, but it takes away the performance. Uncategorized
There's daggers in men's smiles. Uncategorized
The expedition of my violent love outrun the pauser, reason. Uncategorized
Shake off this downy sleep, death's counterfeit, and look on death itself. Uncategorized
Sleep that knits up the ravell'd sleave of care, the death of each day's life, sore labour's bath, balm of hurt minds, great nature's second course, chief nourisher in life's feast. Uncategorized
Methought I heard a voice cry, "Sleep no more! Macbeth does murder sleep!"- the innocent sleep. Uncategorized
Art thou not, fatal vision, sensible to feelings as to sight? Uncategorized
If it were done, when 'tis done, then 'twere well it were done quickly. Uncategorized
I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps itself, and falls on the other. Uncategorized
But screw your courage to the sticking-place, and we'll not fail. Uncategorized
But 'tis strange and oftentimes, to win us to our harm, the instruments of darkness tell us truths, win us with honest trifles, to betray's in deepest consequence. Uncategorized
Fair is foul, and foul is fair. Uncategorized
Present fears are less than horrible imaginings. Uncategorized
Your face, my thane, is as a book where men May read strange matters.. Uncategorized
The extreme parts of time extremely forms all causes to the purpose of his speed. Uncategorized
Where nothing wants that want itself doth seek. Uncategorized
A high hope for a low heaven: God grant us patience! Uncategorized