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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Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind. Uncategorized
The moist star, upon whose influence Neptune's empire stands. Uncategorized
Though yet of Hamlet our dear brother's death the memory be green. Uncategorized
Best safety lies in fear. Uncategorized
Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy, but not express'd in fancy; rich, not gaudy; for the apparel oft proclaims the man. Uncategorized
What may this mean, that thou, dead corse, again, in complete steel revisit'st thus the glimpses of the moon? Uncategorized
But to my mind, though I am native here and to the manner born, it is a custom more honour'd in breach than the observance. Uncategorized
Blow, blow, thou winter wind! Thou art not so unkind as Man's ingratitude. Uncategorized
And so from hour to hour, we ripe and ripe, and then, from hour to hour,we rot and rot; and thereby hangs a tale. Uncategorized
Under the greenwood tree who loves to lie with me ... Here shall he see no enemy but winter and rough weather. Uncategorized
Thou art not for the fashion of these times, where none will sweat but for promotion. Uncategorized
Beauty provoketh thieves sooner than gold. Uncategorized
Those that she makes fair she scarce makes honest; and those that she makes honest she makes very ill-favouredly. Uncategorized
Make not your thoughts your prisons. Uncategorized
O sovereign mistress of true melancholy. Uncategorized
Wishers were ever fools. Uncategorized
Patience is sottish, and impatience does become a dog that's mad. Uncategorized
Is it sin to rush into the secret house of death, ere death dare come to us? Uncategorized
There is left us ourselves to end ourselves. Uncategorized
Ambition, the soldier's virtue, rather makes choice of loss, than gain which darkens him. Uncategorized