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

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