Misquotable Quotes

Can you fill in the (possibly incorrect number of) blanks with the correct words while the Bonus answers unfairly make fun of you?*

William Shakespeare, 'The Merchant of Venice'
All that _____ is not gold. 
Alexander Pope, 'Essay on Criticism'
A little _____ is a dangerous thing 
Proverbs 16:18 in the King James Bible
Pride goeth before _____. 
Robert Frost, 'The Road Not Taken'
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—/ I took the _____ _____ _____ _____ 
William Shakespeare, 'Romeo and Juliet'
A rose _____ _____ _____ _____ would smell as sweete. 
John Donne, Meditation XVII
And therefore _____ _____ for whom the bell tolls; It tolls for thee. 
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, 'The Charge of the Light Brigade'
Theirs not to make reply,/ Theirs not to reason why,/ Theirs but to do _____ _____. 
Robert Burns, 'To a Mouse'
The best laid _____ o' mice and men/ Gang aft a-gley 
Neville Chamberlain, Speech on 30 September 1938
My good friends, for the second time in our history, a British Prime Minister has returned from Germany bringing peace with honour. I believe it is peace _____ _____ time. 
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring (and, yes, the movie gets the line right)
[Gandalf] staggered and fell, grasped vainly at the stone, and slid into the abyss. '_____, you fools!' he cried, and was gone. 
William Shakespeare, 'Macbeth', Act IV
_____, _____ toil and trouble;/ Fire burn, and cauldron bubble. 
William Shakespeare, 'Macbeth', Act V
_____ _____, Macduff, And damn'd be him that first cries, 'Hold, enough!' 
Benjamin Franklin, 'Hints to those that would be Rich'
A penny saved is _____ _____ 
William Shakespeare, 'Julius Caesar'
Cry 'Havoc,' and let _____ the dogs of war. 
Isaiah 11:6, King James Bible
The _____ also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid. 
George Santayana, 'Reason in Common Sense'
Those who cannot _____ _____ _____, are condemned to repeat it. 
Lord Acton, 'Letter to Bishop Mandell Creighton'
Power ____, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. 
William Cowper - Hymn 35 'Light Shining Out of Darkness'
God moves in _____ _____/His wonders to perform 
William Shakespeare, 'Hamlet'
Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him _____ 
Thomas Gray, 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard'
Far from the _____ crowd's ignoble strife 
Benjamin Franklin, 1779 letter to André Morellet
_____ [is] a constant proof that God loves us, and loves to see us happy. 
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner'
Water, water, everywhere,/ And all the boards did shrink./ Water, water everywhere,/ _____ _____ _____ drop to drink 
Winston Churchill, 1940 speech to House of Commons
I have nothing to offer but blood, _____, _____ _____ _____. 
William Congreve, 'The Mourning Bride'
Music hath charms to soothe the savage _____ 
Robert Burns, 'Man was made to mourn: A Dirge'
Man's inhumanity to _____ 
Al Gore, 1999 interview with Wolf Blitzer
During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in _____ the Internet. 

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