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William Shakespeare
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If our betters play at that game, we must not dare To imitate them; faults that are rich are fair. William Shakespeare
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Tut, tut, my lord! we will not stand to prate; Talkers are no good doers. Be assured: We go to use our hands, and not our tongues. William Shakespeare
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Swift as a shadow, short as any dream; Brief as the lightning in the collied night That, in a spleen, unfolds both heaven and earth, And ere a man hath power to say Behold! The jaws of darkness do devour it up. William Shakespeare
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O villainous! I have looked upon the world for four times seven years; and since I could distinguish betwixt a benefit and an injury, I never found man that knew how to love himself. William Shakespeare
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I prythee, take the cork out of thy mouth that I may drink thy tidings. William Shakespeare
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What, will the line stretch out to th' crack of doom? William Shakespeare
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But ere we could arrive the point proposed, Caesar cried, 'Help me, Cassius, or I sink! William Shakespeare
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That's a deep story of a deeper love, For he was more than over shoes in love. William Shakespeare
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Now, ere the sun advance his burning eye, The day to cheer, and night's dank dew to dry. William Shakespeare
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Why, our battalia trebles that account: Besides, the king's name is a tower of strength, Which they upon the adverse faction want. William Shakespeare
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Friends, I owe more tears to this dead man than you shall see me pay. William Shakespeare
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So, on your patience evermore attending, New joy wait on you! Here our play has ending. William Shakespeare
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All this I see; and I see that the fashion wears out more apparel than the man. But art not thou thyself giddy with the fashion too, that thou hast shifted out of thy tale into telling me of the fashion? William Shakespeare
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Alas, ala: Why, all the souls that were were forfeit once, And He that might the vantage best have took, Found out the remedy. William Shakespeare
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Look, here's the warrant, Claudio, for thy death. 'Tis now dead midnight, and by eight to-morrow Thou must be made immortal. William Shakespeare
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It is silliness to live when to live is torment; and then have we a prescription to die when death is our physician. William Shakespeare
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We cannot hold mortality's strong hand. Good lords, although my will to give is living, The suit which you demand is gone and dead. He tells us Arthur is deceased to-might. William Shakespeare
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But that our feasts In every mess have folly, and the feeders Digest it with a custom, I should blush To see you so attired, swoon, I think, To show myself a glass. William Shakespeare
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In nature there's no blemish but the mind; None can be called deformed but the unkind. William Shakespeare
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Let not our babbling dreams affright our souls; Conscience is but a work that cowards use, Devised at first to keep the strong in awe: Our strong arms be our conscience, swords our law! William Shakespeare
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I am ill at reckoning; it fits the spirit of a tapster. William Shakespeare
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He plays o' th' viol-de-gamboys, and speaks three or four languages word for word without book, and hath all the good gifts of nature. William Shakespeare
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Go with me, like good angels, to my end; And, as the long divorce of steel falls on me Make of your prayers one sweet sacrifice, And lift my soul to heaven. William Shakespeare
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The chariest maid is prodigal enough If she unmask her beauty to the moon. Virtue itself scapes not calumnious strokes. The canker galls the infants of the spring Too oft before their buttons be disclosed, And in the morn and liquid dew of youth Contagious blastments are most imminent. William Shakespeare
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(Gloucester:) Were it not good your grace could fly to heaven? (King Henry:) The treasury of everlasting joy. William Shakespeare
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When remedies are past, the griefs are ended By seeing the worst, which late on hopes depended. William Shakespeare
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So man and man should be, But clay and clay differs in dignity, Whose dust is both alike. William Shakespeare
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Thersites's body is as good as Ajax's when neither are alive. William Shakespeare
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O, she is fallen Into a pit of ink, that the wide sea Hath drops too few to wash her clean again. William Shakespeare
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Sir, she can turn, and turn, and yet go on, And turn again. William Shakespeare
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The cowslips tall her pensioners be. In their gold coats spots you see: Those be rubies, fairy favors; In those freckles live their savors. William Shakespeare
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Tell me, my daughters (Since now we will divest us both of rule, Interest of territory, cares of state), Which of you shall we say doth love us most, That our largest bounty may extend Where nature doth with merit challenge. William Shakespeare
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The sun is in the heaven, and the proud day, Attended with the pleasures of the world, Is all too wanton and too full of gawds To give me audience. William Shakespeare
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And there at Venice gave His body to that pleasant country's earth, And his pure soul unto his captain Christ, Under whose colours he had fought so long. William Shakespeare
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Hold, there is the very remuneration I had of thy master, thou halfpenny purse of wit, thou pigeon-egg of discretion. William Shakespeare
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If ever you have looked on better days, if ever been where bells have knolled to church, if ever sat at any good man's feast, if ever from your eyelids wiped a tear and know what 'tis to pity and be pitied, let gentleness my strong enforcement sue. William Shakespeare
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O, how thy worth with manners may I sing When thou art all the better part of me? What can mine own praise to mine own self bring, And what is't but mine own when I praise thee? William Shakespeare
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Stealing her soul with many vows of faith; And ne'er a true one. William Shakespeare
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Who rises from a feast with that keen appetite that be sits down? William Shakespeare
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Now the melancholy god protect thee, and the tailor make thy doublet of changeable taffeta, for thy mind is a very opal. William Shakespeare
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Come, woo me, woo me; for now I am in holiday humor and like enough to consent. William Shakespeare
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Lo, here the gentle lark, weary of rest, From his moist cabinet mounts up on high And wakes the morning, from whose silver breast The sun ariseth in his majesty; Who doth the world so gloriously behold That cedar tops and hills seem burnished gold. William Shakespeare
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Another lean unwashed artificer Cuts off his tale and talks of Arthur's death. William Shakespeare
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Dreams, indeed, are ambition; for the very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream. And I hold ambition of so airy and light a quality, that it is but a shadow's shadow. William Shakespeare
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Lie ten nights awake carving the fashion of a new doublet. William Shakespeare
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Take, O take those lips away, That so sweetly were forsworn; And those eyes, the break of day, Lights that do mislead the morn; But my kisses bring again, bring again, Seals of love, but sealed in vain, sealed in vain. William Shakespeare
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Look, who comes here! A grave unto a soul, Holding th' eternal spirit, against her will, In the vile prison of afflicted breath. William Shakespeare
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He lost a wife Whose beauty did astonish the survey Of richest eyes, whose words all ears took captive, Whose dear perfection hearts that scorned to serve Humbly called mistress. William Shakespeare
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Tis better using France than trusting France; Let us be back'd with God, and with the seas, Which He hath given for fence impregnable, And with their helps only defend ourselves; In them, and in ourselves, our safety lies. William Shakespeare
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Too like the lightning, which doth cease to be Ere one can say it lightens. William Shakespeare
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Our remedies oft in ourselves do, Which we ascribe to Heav'n. The fated sky Gives us free scope; only doth backward pull Our slow designs, when we ourselves are dull. William Shakespeare
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Trust none; For oaths are straws, men's faiths are wafer-cakes, And Hold-fast is the only dog, my duck. William Shakespeare
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You shall never take her without her answer, unless you take her without her tongue. William Shakespeare
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When the searching eye of heaven is hid Behind the globe, and lights the lower world, Then thieves and robbers range abroad unseen, In murthers and in outrage boldly here. William Shakespeare
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I crave fit disposition for my wife; Due reference of place, and exhibition; With such accommodation, and besort, As levels with her breeding. William Shakespeare
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Rumor doth double, like the voice and echo, The numbers of the feared. William Shakespeare
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We often see, against some storm, A silence in the heavens, the rack stand still, The bold winds speechless, and the orb below As hush as death. William Shakespeare
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Come, swear it, damn thyself, lest, being like one of heaven, the devils themselves should fear to seize thee; therefore be double-damned, swear, - thou art honest. William Shakespeare
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When Marcus Brutus grows so covetous To lock such rascal encounters from his friends, Be ready, gods, with all your thunderbolts, Dash him to pieces! William Shakespeare
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Frateretto calls me, and tells me Nero is an angler in the lake of darkness. Pray, innocent, and beware the foul fiend. William Shakespeare
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I drew this gallant head of war, And cull'd these fiery spirits from the world, To outlook conquest and to win renown Even in the jaws of danger and of death. William Shakespeare
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He makes a July's day short as December, And with his varying childness cures in me Thoughts that would thick my blood. William Shakespeare
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For my voice, I have lost it with hollaing and singing of anthems. William Shakespeare
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If you shall marry, You give away this hand, and this is mine; You give away heaven's vows, and those are mine; You give away myself, which is known mine; For I by vow am so embodied yours That she which marries you must marry me - Either both or none. William Shakespeare
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What, keep a week away? seven days and nights? Eightscore eight hours? and lovers' absent hours, More tedious than the dial eightscore times? O weary reck'ning! William Shakespeare
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From the barge A strange invisible perfume hits the sense Of the adjacent wharfs. William Shakespeare
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Give me mine angle, we'll to th' river: there, My music playing far off, I will betray Tawny-finned fishes. My bended hook shall pierce Their slimy jaws; and as I draw them up, I'll think them every one an Antony, And say, 'Ah, ha! are caught! William Shakespeare
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They more or less came in with cap and knee, Met him in boroughs, cities, villages; Attended him on bridges, stood on lanes, Laid gifts before him, proffer'd him their oaths, Gave him their heirs: as pages follow'd him, Even at his heels, in golden multitudes. William Shakespeare
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Set we forward; let A Roman and a British ensign wave Friendly together. So through Lud's town march, And in the temple of the great Jupiter Our peace we'll ratify, seal it with feasts. Set on there! Never was a war did cease, Ere bloody hands were washed, with such a peace. William Shakespeare
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Prithee, friend, Pour out the pack of matter to mine ear, The good and the bad together: he's friends with Caesar, In state of health, thou say'st, and thou say'st, free. William Shakespeare
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