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“Double, double, toil and trouble;
Fire burn, and cauldron bubble!”
William Shakespeare, Macbeth
“thus with a kiss I die”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
“Don't waste your love on somebody, who doesn't value it.”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
“I like this place and could willingly waste my time in it.”
William Shakespeare
“Good night, good night! parting is such sweet sorrow,
That I shall say good night till it be morrow.”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
“Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments. Love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds,
Or bends with the remover to remove.
O no, it is an ever-fixed mark
That looks on tempests and is never shaken;
It is the star to every wand'ring barque,
Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken.
Love's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks
Within his bending sickle's compass come;
Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks,
But bears it out even to the edge of doom.
If this be error and upon me proved,
I never writ, nor no man ever loved.”
William Shakespeare, Great Sonnets
“To die, to sleep -
To sleep, perchance to dream - ay, there's the rub,
For in this sleep of death what dreams may come...”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet
“All that glisters is not gold;
Often have you heard that told:
Many a man his life hath sold
But my outside to behold:
Gilded tombs do worms enfold.”
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice
“Dispute not with her: she is lunatic.”
William Shakespeare, Richard III
“There are more things in Heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet
“With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.”
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice
“Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more,
Men were deceivers ever,-
One foot in sea and one on shore,
To one thing constant never.”
William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing
“Our doubts are traitors,
and make us lose the good we oft might win,
by fearing to attempt.”
William Shakespeare, Measure for Measure
“Did my heart love till now? forswear it, sight! For I ne'er saw true beauty till this night.”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
“Though this be madness, yet there is method in't.”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet
“Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?
Thou art more lovely and more temperate:
Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,
And summer's lease hath all too short a date:
Sometimes too hot the eye of heaven shines,
And too often is his gold complexion dimm'd:
And every fair from fair sometimes declines,
By chance or natures changing course untrimm'd;
By thy eternal summer shall not fade,
Nor lose possession of that fair thou owest;
Nor shall Death brag thou wander'st in his shade,
When in eternal lines to time thou growest:
So long as men can breathe or eyes can see,
So long lives this and this gives life to thee.”
William Shakespeare, Shakespeare's Sonnets
“To weep is to make less the depth of grief.”
William Shakespeare, King Henry VI, Part 3
“Expectation is the root of all heartache.”
William Shakespeare
“For never was a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo.”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
“Brevity is the soul of wit.”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet
“The breaking of so great a thing should make
A greater crack: the round world
Should have shook lions into civil streets,
And citizens to their dens.”
William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra
“Love is heavy and light, bright and dark, hot and cold, sick and healthy, asleep and awake- its everything except what it is! (Act 1, scene 1)”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
“Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o-er wrought heart and bids it break.”
William Shakespeare, Macbeth
“They do not love that do not show their love.”
William Shakespeare, The Two Gentlemen of Verona
“Listen to many, speak to a few.”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet
“Life ... is a tale
Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury,
Signifying nothing.”
William Shakespeare, Macbeth
“Presume not that I am the thing I was.”
William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part 2
“One may smile, and smile, and be a villain. ”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet
“The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers.”
William Shakespeare, King Henry VI, Part 2
“Conscience doth make cowards of us all.”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet


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