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"Madness in great ones must not unwatched go." Hamlet
"Nothing is either good nor bad, but thinking makes it so." Hamlet
"Something is rotten in the state of Denmark" Hamlet
"A horse, a horse! my kingdom for a horse!" Richard 3
"Now is the winter of our discontent." Richard 3
"If music be the food of love, play on..."? Twelfth Night
"Nothing will come of nothing?" King Lear
“…all that lives must die, passing through eternity.” Hamlet
“Neither a borrower nor a lender be.” Hamlet
“This above all, to thine own self be true.” Hamlet
“…brevity is the soul of wit…” Hamlet
“More matter with less art.” Hamlet

“Doubt thou the stars are fire,
Doubt that the sun doth move,
Doubt truth to be a liar,
But never doubt I love.” Hamlet

“Though this be madness, yet there is method in it.” Hamlet

"What a piece of work is man!
How noble in reason!
How infinite in faculties!
In form and moving, how express and admirable!
In action how like an angel,
In apprehension how like a god!
The beauty of the world,
The paragon of animals!" Hamlet

“The play’s the thing.” Hamlet
“To be or not to be, that is the question.” Hamlet
“…to sleep, perchance to dream.” Hamlet
"One touch of nature makes the whole world kin." Troilus and Cressida
“...conscience does make cowards of us all.” Hamlet
“I must be cruel, only to be kind.” Hamlet
"All the world's a stage, and men and women merely players." As You Like it
“That I essentially am not in madness, but mad in craft.” Hamlet
"A plague on both your houses." Romeo and Juliet
"The must you speak of one that lov'd not wisely but to well." Othello
"I must know and own; this thing of darkness I acknowledge mine." The Tempest
"Now is the winter of our discontent." Richard the Third
"Why then, can one desire too much of a good thing." As You Like It
“We fat all creatures else to fat us, and we fat ourselves for maggots.” Hamlet
"Oh brave new world." The Tempest
"Lord what fools these mortals be." A Midsummer Night's Dream
"The better part of valor is discretion." Henry the Fourth Part 1
“Lord we know not what we are, but know what we may be.” Hamlet
"But this blow might be the be all and end all here." MacBeth
"Oh beware of jealousy: it is the green ey'd monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on." Othello
He hath eaten me outof house and home." Henry the Fourth Part 2
“When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions.” Hamlet
"First thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." Henry the Sixth Part 2
"Uneasy lies the head that wears the corwn." Henry the Fourth Part 2
"If music be the food of love, play on." Twelfth Night
“The cat will mew, and dog will have his day.” Hamlet
"Beware the Ides of March." Julius Caeser
"We are such stuff as dreams are made on." The Tempest
"Cry havoc and let slip te dogs of war." Julius Caeser
"Why then the world's my oyster, which I with sword will open." The Merry Wives of Windsor
"If you desire the spleen, and will laugh yourselves into stitches, follow me." Twelfth Night
“The rest is silence.” Hamlet
"The wheel is come full circle, I am here." King Lear
"But I will wear my heart upon, my sleeve." Othello
"But soft, what light through yonder window breaks." Romeo and Juliet
"Something wicked this way comes." MacBeth
"They have been at a great feast of language and stolen the scraps." Love's Labor's Lost
"The course of true love never did run smooth." A Midsummer Night's Dream
“Now cracks a noble heart, Good night sweet princess, and flights of angles sing thee to thy rest.” Hamlet
"A good riddance." Troilus and Cressida
"The quality of mercy is not strained, it droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven, upon the place beneath." Merchant of Venice
"...what the dickens?" The Merry Wives of Windsor
"Out damn'd spot, out I say." Macbeth
"What's done is done." MacBeth
"Oh, that way madness lies." King Lear
"Nay, if our wits run the wild goose chase, I am done." Romeo and Juliet
"Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow." MacBeth
“How much better is it to weep at joy than to joy at weeping?” Much Ado About Nothing
“Friendship is constant in all other things save the office and affairs of love.” Much Ado About Nothing
“Happy are they that hear their detractions can put them to mending.” Much Ado About Nothing
“There in do men from children nothing differ.” Much Ado About Nothing
“…let wonder seen familiar.” Much Ado About Nothing


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