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Friday, April 22, 2016

SHAKESPEARE QUOTATIONS

There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.



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To be, or not to be, that is the question.



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We have seen better days. (Timon of Athens)



This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.



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



The lunatic, the lover, and the poet, are of imagination all compact.




The lunatic, the lover, and the poet, are of imagination all compact.



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Get thee to a nunnery. (Hamlet)



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And why not death rather than living torment? To die is to be banish'd from myself; And Silvia is myself: banish'd from her Is self from self: a deadly banishment!



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I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.



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Lord, what fools these mortals be! (A Midsummer Night’s dream)



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Whoever loved that loved not at first sight? (As You Like It)



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I am a man more sinned against than sinning. (King Lear)



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Golden lads and girls all must, as chimney-sweepers, come to dust. (Cymbeline)



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We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
William Shakespeare



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Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
William Shakespeare



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How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.



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Boldness be my friend.



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To do a great right do a little wrong.



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Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.



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God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.



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Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.



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He doth bestride the narrow world like a Colossus; and we petty men walk under his huge legs, and peep about to find ourselves dishonourable graves. (Julius Caesar)



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But, for my own part, it was Greek to me. (Julius Caesar)



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Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love



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Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.



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Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.



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Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet a precious jewel in his head.



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What is past is prologue.



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The fashion of the world is to avoid cost, and you encounter it.



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