“My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Our doubts are traitors,

and make us lose the good we oft might win,

by fearing to attempt.”

~William Shakespeare( Measure for Measure )

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“Expectation is the root of all heartache.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Our peace shall stand as firm as rocky mountains.   ”

~William Shakespeare

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“Now is the winter of our discontent.”

~William Shakespeare

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“I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Life … is a tale

Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury,

Signifying nothing.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.”

~William Shakespeare

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“If music be the food of love, play on,

Give me excess of it; that surfeiting,

The appetite may sicken, and so die.”

~William Shakespeare (Twelfth Night )

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“Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love.”

~William Shakespeare

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“A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?”

~William Shakespeare

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“The empty vessel makes the loudest sound.”

~William Shakespeare

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“To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Don’t waste your love on somebody, who doesn’t value it.”

~William Shakespeare( Romeo and Juliet )

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“To weep is to make less the depth of grief.”

~William Shakespeare

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“No, I will be the pattern of all patience; I will say nothing.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Conscience doth make cowards of us all.”

~William Shakespeare( Hamlet )

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“I had rather hear my dog bark at a crow, than a man swear he loves me.”

~William Shakespeare

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“If love be rough with you, be rough with love. Prick love for pricking and you beat love down.”

~William Shakespeare( Romeo and Juliet )

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“Look like the innocent flower,

But be the serpent under it.”

~William Shakespeare (Macbeth )

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“I must be cruel, only to be kind.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o-er wrought heart and bids it break.”

~William Shakespeare (Macbeth )

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“There are more things in Heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Men are April when they woo, December when they wed. Maids are May when they are maids, but the sky changes when they are wives.”

~William Shakespeare

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“The course of true love never did run smooth.”

~William Shakespeare

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“My bounty is as boundless as the sea,

My love as deep; the more I give to thee,

The more I have, for both are infinite.”

~William Shakespeare( Romeo& Juliet )

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“Hell is empty and all the devils are here.”

~William Shakespeare

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How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.

~William Shakespeare

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“Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.”

~William Shakespeare

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“The golden age is before us, not behind us.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Teach not thy lip such scorn, for it was made For kissing, lady, not for such contempt.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice.”

~William Shakespeare

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“Go to you bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know.”

~William Shakespeare

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““Let me be that I am and seek not to alter me.””

~William Shakespeare (Much Ado About Nothing )

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“But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks?

It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.”

~William Shakespeare( Romeo& Juliet )

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“Do not swear by the moon, for she changes constantly. then your love would also change.”

~William Shakespeare( Romeo& Juliet )

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“We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life is rounded with a sleep.”

~William Shakespeare( The Tempest )

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