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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A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a king, and eat of the fish that hath fed of that worm. Uncategorized
Upon the heat and flame of thy distemper sprinkle cool patience. Uncategorized
I must be cruel, only to be kind. Uncategorized
Where love is great, the littlest doubts are fear; where little fear grows great, great love grows there. Uncategorized
This world is not for aye, nor 'tis not strange That even our loves should with our fortunes change. For 'tis a question left us yet to prove, Whether love lead fortune, or else fortune love. Uncategorized
Give me that man that is not passion's slave, and I will wear him in my hearts core. Uncategorized
The undiscover'd country from whose bourn no traveller returns, puzzles the will, and makes us rather bear those ills we have than fly to others that we know not of? Uncategorized
The glass of fashion and the mould of form Uncategorized
Purpose is but the slave to memory, of violent birth, but poor validity. Uncategorized
Madness in great ones must not unwatch'd go. Uncategorized
Conscience does make cowards of us all, and thus the native hue of resolution is sicklied o'er with the pale cast of thought. Uncategorized
There is nothing good or bad, but thinking makes it so. Uncategorized
The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream. Uncategorized
I hold ambition of so light a quality that is is but a shadow's shadow. Uncategorized
Doubt that the stars are fire; Doubt that the sun doth move; Doubt truth to be a liar; But never doubt I love. Uncategorized
An old man is twice a child. Uncategorized
The time is out of joint : O cursed spite, that ever I was born to set it right! Uncategorized
My age is as a lusty winter, frosty, but kindly. Uncategorized
And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in everything. Uncategorized
I thank God I am not a woman, to be touched in so many giddy offences as He hath generally taxed their whole their whole sex withal. Uncategorized