"Let four captains Bear ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Let four captains Bear Hamlet like a soldier to the stage, For he was likely, had he been put on, To have proved most royally.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Fortinbras, in Hamlet, act 5, sc. 2, l. 395-8. Hamlet receives a soldier's funeral.