Shakespeare Quotations

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

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

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