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

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