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Can you name the source of each famous quote below—whether or not it is from Shakespeare?

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

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