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

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