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'I hold the world but as the world... a stage where every man must play a part, and mine a sad one'
'Therefore love moderately; long love doth so; too swift arrives as tardy as too slow'
'What angel wakes me from my flowery bed?'
'It will have blood; they say, blood will have blood'
'The play's the thing'
'Hath not a Jew eyes?'
'Fair is foul and foul is fair'
That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet'
'I see that the fashion wears out more apparel than the man'
'I am never merry when I hear sweet music'
'A plague o' both your houses'
'Something is rotten in the state of Denmark'
'I am that merry wanderer of the night'
'When the wind is southerly I know a hawk from a handsaw'
'They never meet but there's a skirmish of wit between them'
'Two households, both alike in dignity...'
'Something wicked this way comes'
'[He] speaks an infinite deal of nothing'
'We defy augury: there's a special providence in the fall of a sparrow. If it be now now, 'tis not to come; if it be not to come, it will be now; if it be not now, yet it will come
'Methinks it is like a weasel'
'If we shadows have offended, think but this; and all is mended'
'If to do were as easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches and poor men's cottages princes' palaces'
'In sooth, I know not why I am so sad'
'The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose'
'Get thee to a nunnery'
'Et tu, Brute?'
'The course of true love never did run smooth'
'What, my dear Lady Disdain! are you yet living?'
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'It is a wise father that knows his own child.'
'Are you good men and true?'
'Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears'
'He that is strucken blind cannot forget the precious treasure of his eyesight lost'
'O that he were here to write me down an ass! But, masters, remember that I am an ass; though it not be written down, yet forget not that I am an ass'
'My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: words without thoughts never to heaven go'
'But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks?'
'Shall I never see a bachelor of three-score again?'
'Though this be madness, yet there is method in't'
'In Belmont is a lady richly left'
'Lord, what fools these mortals be!'
'Double, double toil and trouble; fire burn, and cauldron bubble'
'All that glitters is not gold'
'There as a star danced, and under that was I born'
'If music be the food of love, play on'
'O, what a rogue and peasant slave am I!'
'Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him, Horatio'
'To be, or not to be: that is the question'
'Friendship is constant in all other things save in the office and affairs of love'
'Thus conscience does make cowards of us all'
'I talk of drems, which are the children of an idle brain, begot of nothing but vain fantasy...'
'I will roar you as gently as any sucking dove; I will roar you, as 'twere any nightingale'
'A little more than kin, and less than kind'
'Methought I was enamoured of an ass'
'This above all: to thine ownself be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man'
'Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, men were deceivers ever, one foot in sea and one on shore, to one thing constant never'
'Why wouldst though be a breeder of sinners?'

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