Quotes by William Shakespeare

Quotes by William Shakespeare

  • “A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat. And we must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “The golden age is before us, not behind us.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “An overflow of good converts to bad.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “I were better to be eaten to death with a rust than to be scoured to nothing with perpetual motion.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “Absence from those we love is self from self – a deadly banishment.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “Fishes live in the sea, as men do a-land; the great ones eat up the little ones.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “But O, how bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man’s eyes.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “The stroke of death is as a lover’s pinch, which hurts and is desired.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “The love of heaven makes one heavenly.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “The course of true love never did run smooth.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “Death is a fearful thing.”
    by William Shakespeare
  • “Love is not love that alters when it alteration finds.”
    by William Shakespeare

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