William Shakespeare
Warwickshire

Quotes

11 November 2014
There is no help. The bitter disposition of the time Will have it so.
11 November 2014
That sir which serves and seeks for gain, And follows but for form, Will pack when it begins to rain, And leave thee in the storm.
11 November 2014
Like an unseasonable stormy day, Which makes the silver rivers drown their shores, As if the world were all dissolved to tears, So high above his limits swells the rage Of Bolingbroke.
11 November 2014
O Lord, methought what pain it was to drown! What dreadful noise of waters in my ears! What sights of ugly death within my eyes! Methought I saw a thousand fearful wracks; Ten thousand men that fishes gnawed upon; Wedges of gold, great anchors, heaps of pearl, Inestimable stones, unvalued jewels, All scattered in the bottom of the sea. Some lay in dead men's skulls, and in the holes Where eyes did once inhabit there were crept, As 'twere in scorn of eyes, reflecting gems, That wooed the slimy bottom of the deep And mocked the dead bones that lay scattered by.
11 November 2014
Here's much to do with hate, but more with love. Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first create, O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms.
11 November 2014
I never knew so young a body with so old a head.
11 November 2014
Beware instinct—the lion will not touch the true prince. Instinct is a great matter.
11 November 2014
Out of this nettle danger we pluck this flower safety.
11 November 2014
'Tis but an hour ago since it was nine, And after one hour more 'twill be eleven, 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.
11 November 2014
For never yet one hour in his bed Did I enjoy the golden dew of sleep, But with his timorous dreams was still awaked.

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