William Shakespeare Quotes & Wallpapers

William Shakespeare
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Two households, both alike in dignity In fair Verona, where we lay our scene From ancient grudge break to new mutiny Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life Whose misadventured piteous overthrows Do with their death bury their parents' strife. William Shakespeare

Thus I die. Thus, thus, thus. Now I am dead, Now I am fled, My soul is in the sky. Tongue, lose thy light. Moon take thy flight. Now die, die, die, die. William Shakespeare

From women's eyes this doctrine I derive: They sparkle still the right Promethean fire; They are the books, the arts, the academes, That show, contain and nourish all the world. William Shakespeare

More matter with less art. William Shakespeare

Hell is empty and all the devils are here. William Shakespeare

As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words. William Shakespeare

The course of true love never did run smooth. William Shakespeare

Now is the winter of our discontent. William Shakespeare

It is a wise father that knows his own child. William Shakespeare

If we are marked to die, we are enough to do our country loss; and if to live, the fewer men, the greater share of honor. William Shakespeare

Such as we are made of, such we be. William Shakespeare

I were better to be eaten to death with a rust than to be scoured to nothing with perpetual motion. William Shakespeare

Fishes live in the sea, as men do a-land; the great ones eat up the little ones. William Shakespeare

Having nothing, nothing can he lose. William Shakespeare

Where every something, being blent together turns to a wild of nothing. William Shakespeare

In time we hate that which we often fear. William Shakespeare

Alas, I am a woman friendless, hopeless! William Shakespeare

So foul and fair a day I have not seen. William Shakespeare

Now get you to my lady's chamber, and tell her, let her paint an inch thick, to this favour she must come; make her laugh at that. William Shakespeare

Sit by my side, and let the world slip: we shall ne'er be younger. William Shakespeare

The weight of this sad time we must obey, Speak what we feel, not what we ought to say. The oldest hath borne most: we that are young Shall never see so much, nor live so long. William Shakespeare

Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness, novel without falsehood. William Shakespeare

O, but they say, the tongues of dying men enforce attention, like deep harmony: where words are scarce, they are seldom spent in vain: for they breathe truth, that breathe their words in pain. he, that no more must say, is listened more than they whom youth and ease have taught to gloze; more are men's ends marked, than their lives before: the setting sun, and music at the close, as the last taste of sweets, is sweetest last; writ in rememberance more than things long past William Shakespeare

Now I will believe that there are unicorns... William Shakespeare

How long a time lies in one little word? William Shakespeare

When thou cam'st first, Thou strok'st me and made much of me; wouldst give me Water with berries in't; and teach me how To name the bigger light, and how the less, That burn by day and night; and then I loved thee And showed thee all the qualities o' th' isle, The fresh springs, brine-pits, barren place and fertile. William Shakespeare

Merciful heaven, Thou rather with thy sharp and sulphurous bolt Splits the unwedgeable and gnarled oak Than the soft myrtle; but man, proud man, Dressed in a little brief authority, Most ignorant of what he's most assured His glassy essence-like an angry ape Plays such fantastic tricks before high heaven As makes the angels weep; who, with our spleens, would all themselves laugh mortal. William Shakespeare

The most peerless piece of earth, I think, that e' er the sun shone bright on. William Shakespeare

The gods are deaf to hot and peevish vows. They are polluted off'rings, more abhorred! Than spotted livers in the sacrifice. William Shakespeare

He is the most wretched of men who has never felt adversity. William Shakespeare

Affliction may one day smile again; and till then, sit thee down, sorrow!. William Shakespeare

Blind fear, that seeing reason leads, finds safer footing than blind reason stumbling without fear: to fear the worst oft cures the worse. William Shakespeare

How many cowards whose hearts are all as false As stairs of sand, wear yet upon their chins The beards of Hercules and frowning Mars, Who inward searched, have livers white as milk! William Shakespeare

I have seen the day of wrong through the little hole of discretion, and I will right myself like a soldier. William Shakespeare

He that keeps not crust nor crum Weary of all, shall want some. William Shakespeare

Like the lily That once was mistress of the field and flourished, I'll hang my head and perish. William Shakespeare

A time, methinks, too short To make a world-without-end bargain in. William Shakespeare

Be stirring as the time; be fire with fire. Threaten the threat'ner, and outface the brow Of bragging horror. So shall inferior eyes, That borrow their behaviors from the great, Grow great by your example and put on The dauntless spirit of resolution. William Shakespeare

O, I have suffered With those that I saw suffer! a brave vessel (Who had no doubt some noble creature in her) Dashed all to pieces! O, the cry did knock Against my very heart! Poor souls, they perished! William Shakespeare

Study is like the heaven's glorious sun, That will not be deep-searched with saucy looks: Small have continual plodders ever won, Save base authority from others' books. William Shakespeare

Coal-black is better than another hue In that it scorns to bear another hue; For all the water in the ocean Can never turn the swan's black legs to white, Although she lave them hourly in the flood. William Shakespeare

A fellow by the hand of nature mark'd, Quoted, and sign'd, to do a deed of shame. William Shakespeare

No, no, I am but shadow of myself: You are deceived, my substance is not here; William Shakespeare

A wretched soul, bruised with adversity, We bid be quiet when we hear it cry; But were we burdened with light weight of pain, As much or more we should ourselves complain. William Shakespeare

I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more, is none William Shakespeare

O excellent! I love long life better than figs. William Shakespeare

April ... hath put a spirit of youth in everything. William Shakespeare

Mine honour is my life; both grow in one; Take honour from me, and my life is done. William Shakespeare

For thou hast given me in this beauteous face A world of earthly blessings to my soul, If sympathy of love unite our thoughts. William Shakespeare

I wish you all the joy that you can wish. William Shakespeare

With this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature. for anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first and now, was and is, to hold, as 'twere, the mirror up to nature. William Shakespeare

I thank you all and here dismiss you all, and to the love and favor of my country commit myself, my person, and the cause. William Shakespeare

A friend should bear his friend's infirmities. William Shakespeare

There live not three good men unhanged in England; and one of them is fat and grows old. William Shakespeare

Though authority be a stubborn bear, yet he is oft let by the nose with gold. William Shakespeare

Violent fires soon burn out themselves, small showers last long, but sudden storms are short; he tires betimes that spurs too fast. William Shakespeare

We cannot fight for love, as men may do; we shou'd be woo'd, and were not made to woo William Shakespeare

Hereafter, in a better world than this, I shall desire more love and knowledge of you William Shakespeare

I have a kind soul that would give you thanks. And knows not how to do it but with tears. William Shakespeare

Good company, good wine, good welcome, can make good people. William Shakespeare

Every man has business and desire, Such as it is. William Shakespeare

The inaudible and noiseless foot of Time. William Shakespeare

Here feel we but the penalty of Adam, The seasons' difference, as the icy fang And churlish chiding of the winter's wind, Which, when it bites and blows upon my body, Even till I shrink with cold, I smile. William Shakespeare

The seasons alter: hoary-headed frosts Fall in the fresh lap of the crimson rose, And on old Hiems' thin and icy crown An odorous chaplet of sweet summer buds Is, as in mockery, set. The spring, the summer, The childing autumn, angry winter, change Their wonted liveries, and the mazed world, By their increase, now knows not which is which. William Shakespeare

Such is my love, to thee I so belong, That for thy right myself will bear all wrong. William Shakespeare

For thy sweet love remember'd such wealth brings That then I scorn to change my state with kings. William Shakespeare

Her passions are made of nothing but the finest part of pure love William Shakespeare

Lovers ever run before the clock William Shakespeare

I know a lady in Venice would have walked barefoot to Palestine for a touch of his nether lip William Shakespeare

I'll make my heaven in a lady's lap William Shakespeare

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