William Shakespeare
Warwickshire

Quotes

11 November 2014
Herein Fortune shows herself more kind Than is her custom. It is still her use To let the wretched man outlive his wealth, To view with hollow eye and wrinkled brow An age of poverty; from which lingering penance Of such misery doth she cut me off.
11 November 2014
I have heard it said unbidden guests Are often welcomest when they are gone.
11 November 2014
Being your slave, what should I do but tend Upon the hours and times of your desire? I have no precious time at all to spend Nor services to do, till you require: Nor dare I chide the world-without-end hour Whilst I, my sovereign, watch the clock for you, Nor think the bitterness of absence sour When you have bid your servant once adieu: Nor dare I question with my jealous thought Where you may be, or your affairs suppose, But like a sad slave, stay and think of nought Save, where you are, how happy you make those;— So true a fool is love, that in your will Though you do anything, he thinks no ill.
11 November 2014
Good night, good night. Parting is such sweet sorrow That I shall say good night till it be morrow.
11 November 2014
Hear my soul speak: The very instant that I saw you, did My heart fly to your service, there resides To make me slave to it.
11 November 2014
The glow-worm shows the matin to be near, And 'gins to pale his uneffectual fire.
11 November 2014
Hamlet. To what base uses we may return, Horatio! Why may not imagination trace the noble dust of Alexander, till a find it stopping a bung-hole? Horatio. 'Twere to consider too curiously to consider so.
11 November 2014
East, west, north, south, or like a school broke up, Each hurries toward his home and sporting-place.
11 November 2014
He was perfumed like a milliner.
11 November 2014
Fall not a tear, I say, one of them rates All that is won and lost.

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