Literature Quiz / ...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?

Quiz Updated Jun 23, 2012

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

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