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

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