461 Total Quotes

English Dramatist Quotes

William Shakespeare
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
All the world's a stage and all the men and women merely players.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
They do not love that do not show their love.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
We cannot conceive of matter being formed of nothing, since things require a seed to start from... Therefore there is not anything which returns to nothing, but all things return dissolved into their elements.
William Shakespeare
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A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.
John Ciardi
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William Shakespeare
The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, Which hurts and is desired.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Like as the waves make towards the pebbl'd shore, so do our minutes, hasten to their end.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Listen to many, speak to a few.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.
William Shakespeare
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Maturity is a high price to pay for growing up.
Tom Stoppard
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It's not the voting that's democracy; it's the counting.
Tom Stoppard
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A neighborhood is a residential area that is changing for the worse.
John Ciardi
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William Shakespeare
If music be the food of love, play on; give me excess of it, that, surfeiting, the appetite may sicken and so die.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.
William Shakespeare
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Let us embrace, and from this very moment vow an eternal misery together.
Thomas Otway
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William Shakespeare
Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Pleasure and action make the hours seem short.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Exceeds man's might: that dwells with the gods above.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.
William Shakespeare
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I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.
Tom Stoppard
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William Shakespeare
Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods; They kill us for their sport.
William Shakespeare
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There is no sinner like a young saint.
Aphra Behn
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William Shakespeare
The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
William Shakespeare
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Christopher Marlowe
Who ever loved that loved not at first sight?
Christopher Marlowe
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