William Shakespeare Quotes

11 November 2014

There was never yet fair woman but she made mouths in a glass.

11 November 2014

Sir, I love you more than words can wield the matter, Dearer than eyesight, space, and liberty, Beyond what can be valued, rich or rare, No less than life, with grace, health, beauty, honor; As much as child e'er loved, or father found, A love that makes breath poor and speech unable.

11 November 2014

There's no art To find the mind's construction in the face.

11 November 2014

Old fools are babes again, and must be used With checks as flatteries.

11 November 2014

You have some sick offence within your mind, Which by the right and virtue of my place I ought to know of.

11 November 2014

I will here shroud till the dregs of the storm be past.

11 November 2014

From the crown of his head to the sole of his foot, he is all mirth.

11 November 2014

A woman moved is like a fountain troubled. Muddy, ill-seeming, thick, bereft of beauty, And while it is so, none so dry or thirsty Will deign to sip or touch one drop of it.

11 November 2014

For who would bare the whips and scorns of time, Th'oppressor's wrong, the proud man's contumely, The pangs of disprized love, the law's delay, The insolence of office, and the spurns That patient merit of th'unworthy takes, When he himself might his quietus make With a bare bodkin?

11 November 2014

I know not how, But I do find it cowardly and vile, For fear of what might fall, so to prevent The time of life—arming myself with patience To stay the providence of some high powers That govern us below.