...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
The Devil can cite scripture for his purpose.
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.
Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.
Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once.
Lord, what fools these mortals be!
'Tis absence, however, that makes the heart grow fonder.
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practise to deceive!
Where are all the good men dead? In the heart, or in the head?
The better part of valour is discretion.
Some are born great; some achieve greatness; and some have greatness thrust upon them.
Better to reign in Hell, than to serve in Heaven.
He will give the devil his due.
All that glisters is not gold.
Famous QuoteS or N?Source
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.
Their's not to reason why, their's but to do and die.
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?
Then must you speak of one that loved not wisely but too well.
We are such stuff as dreams are made on; and our little life is rounded with a sleep.
A fool and his money is soon parted.
For ye suffer fooles gladly, seeing ye your selves are wise.
Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.
'Tis the sport to have the enginer hoist with his own petard.
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.
'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.

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