Shakespeare Quotations

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Can you name the Shakespeare plays from which these quotations were taken??

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

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