William Shakespeare Quotes

11 November 2014

They shall yet belie thy happy years That say thou art a man. Diana's lip Is not more smooth and rubious; thy small pipe Is as the maiden's organ, shrill and sound, And all is semblative a woman's part.

11 November 2014

The dragon wing of night o'erspreads the earth.

11 November 2014

I have been long a sleeper; but I trust My absence doth neglect no great design Which by my presence might have been concluded.

11 November 2014

Never was a war did cease (Ere bloody hands were wash'd) with such a peace.

11 November 2014

Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, Not light them for themselves; for if our virtues Did not go forth of us, 'twere all alike As if we had them not.

11 November 2014

A coward, a most devout coward, religious in it.

11 November 2014

She will keep no fool, sir, till she be married, and fools are as like husbands as pilchards are to herrings—the husband's the bigger.

11 November 2014

List, list, O list! If thou didst ever thy dear father love— ... Revenge his foul and most unnatural murder. ... Murder most foul, as in the best it is, But this most foul, strange, and unnatural.

11 November 2014

When this ring Parts from this finger, then parts life from hence.

11 November 2014

Thou art a blessed fellow to think as every man thinks. Never a man's thought in the world keeps the road-way better than thine.