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William Shakespeare


by William Shakespeare

Quotations are not only inspirational, and a source of wisdom, but can also be seen as a nice way to get a feeling about a certain thinker or visionary. How much does what they have to say touch you? How much does it correspond to what you seek? How does in inspire you? Here are the quotations by William Shakespeare.

Quotes by William Shakespeare

"Brevity is the soul of wit."
From "Hamlet"

"Noting will come of nothing."
From "King Lear"

"Cowards die many times before their deaths,
The valiant never taste of death but once."
From "Julius Caesar"

"Be not afraid of greatness:
some are born great,
some achieve greatness
and some have greatness thrust upon them."
From "Twelfth Night"

"A horse! a horse! my kingdom for a horse!"
From "King Richard III"

"But love is blind, and lovers cannot see."
From "The Merchant of Venice"

"True nobility is exempt from fear."
From "King Henry The Sixth, Part II"

"Everyone can master a grief but he that has it."
From "Much Ado About Nothing"

"There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so."

"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."

"Better a witty fool than a foolish wit."

"Better three hours too soon than a minute too late."

"Neither a borrower nor a lender be; for loan oft loses both itself and friend."

"Let every man be master of his time."

"Listen to many, speak to a few."

"Pleasure and action make the hours seem short."

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