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

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