Literature / ...But Is It Shakespeare?

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Can you name the source of each famous quote below—whether or not it is from Shakespeare?

Updated Jun 23, 2012

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Famous QuoteS or N?Source
From Hell's heart, I stab at thee; For hate's sake, I spit my last breath at thee.
Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once.
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?
Their's not to reason why, their's but to do and die.
'Tis the sport to have the enginer hoist with his own petard.
We are such stuff as dreams are made on; and our little life is rounded with a sleep.
'Tis absence, however, that makes the heart grow fonder.
'Beauty is truth, truth beauty'—that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.
Better to reign in Hell, than to serve in Heaven.
The better part of valour is discretion.
Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.
A fool and his money is soon parted.
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.
Famous QuoteS or N?Source
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child.
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practise to deceive!
Some are born great; some achieve greatness; and some have greatness thrust upon them.
Where are all the good men dead? In the heart, or in the head?
Neither a borrower nor a lender be.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
Lord, what fools these mortals be!
Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.
Then must you speak of one that loved not wisely but too well.
He will give the devil his due.
Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.
The Devil can cite scripture for his purpose.
All that glisters is not gold.
For ye suffer fooles gladly, seeing ye your selves are wise.

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