William Shakespeare

1564 - 1616

A Quote by William Shakespeare on faults, lies, and men

Roses have thorns, and silver fountains mud; Clouds and eclipses stain both moon and sun, And loathsome canker lies in sweetest bud. All men make faults.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: Sonnet 35

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on peace

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Prithee, peace: I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: MACBETH, Act 1, Scene 7

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A Quote by William Shakespeare

That's a valiant flea that dares eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: KING HENRY V, Act 3, Scene 7

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on fighting and reason

When valor preys on reason, It eats the sword it fights with.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, Act 3, Scene 13

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on action, fear, madness, and patience

ROSS You must have patience, madam. LADY MACDUFF He had none: His flight was madness: when our actions do not, Our fears do make us traitors.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: Macbeth, Act 4, Scene 2.

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on conscience

My conscience hath a thousand several tongues. And every tongue brings in a several tale, And every tale condemns me for a villain.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: KING RICHARD III, Act 5, Scene 3

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on conscience and cowardice

O coward conscience, how dost thou afflict me!

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: KING RICHARD III, Act 5, Scene 3

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on conscience, cowardice, resolution, and thought

Thus conscience does make cowards of us all; And thus the native hue of resolution Is slicked o'er with the pale cast of thought,

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: Hamlet, Act 3, Scene 1

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A Quote by William Shakespeare

Golden lads and girls all must, As chimney-sweepers, come to dust.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: Cymbeline, Act: II Scene: ii

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on death and heart

I will live in thy heart, die in thy lap, and be buried in thy eyes; and moreover I will go with thee to thy uncle's.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: Much Ado About Nothing, Benedict in Act IV, Scene ii, last lines

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