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

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