William Shakespeare Quotes

11 November 2014

O, what authority and show of truth Can cunning sin cover itself withal!

11 November 2014

'Tis not a year or two shows us a man: They are all but stomachs, and we all but food; They eat us hungerly, and when they are full They belch us.

11 November 2014

Berowne they call him, but a merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal.

11 November 2014

Keep up your bright swords, for the dew will rust them.

11 November 2014

Did my heart love till now? Forswear it, sight, For I ne'er saw true beauty till this night.

11 November 2014

O wise and upright judge! How much more elder art thou than thy looks!

11 November 2014

He that dies pays all debts.

11 November 2014

Tired with all these, for restful death I cry, As, to behold desert a beggar born, And needy nothing trimm'd in jollity, And purest faith unhappily forsworn, And gilded honour shamefully misplac'd, And maiden virtue rudely strumpeted, And right perfection wrongfully disgrac'd, And strength by limping sway disabled, And art made tongue-tied by authority, And folly, doctor-like, controlling skill, And simple truth miscall'd simplicity, And captive good attending captain ill: Tir'd with all these, from these would I be gone, Save that, to die, I leave my love alone.

11 November 2014

I pluck this pale and maiden blossom here.

11 November 2014

I will chide no breather in the world but myself, against whom I know most faults.