...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?

Featured Sep 8, 2011

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

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