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To be or not to be
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Life It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury; signifying nothing.
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Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them
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If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?
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All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts. His acts being seven ages.
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All that live must die, passing through nature to eternity.
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The devil can site scripture for his own purpose! An evil soul producing holy witness is like a villain with a smiling cheek.
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We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life, is rounded with a sleep.
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Own more than thou showest, speak less than thou knowest.
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In a false quarrel there is no true valor.
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What’s past is prologue
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If music be the food of love; play on.
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Parting is such sweet sorrow.
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The soul's joy lies in doing.
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Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy. Where be your jibes now, your gambols, your songs, your flashes of merriment that were wont to set the table on a roar?
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I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.
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Love sought is good, but given unsought is better.
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...O brave new world, That has such people in't!
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Journeys end in lovers meeting.
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Nature must obey necessity.
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He jests at scars that never felt a wound.
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They do not love that do not show their love. The course of true love never did run smooth. Love is a familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love.
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My library was dukedom large enough.
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It is a wise father that knows his own child.
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Words pay no debts.
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Good counselors lack no clients.
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And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.
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Time is the justice that examines all offenders.
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For there was never yet philosopher that could endure the toothache patiently.
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Give every man your ear, but few thy voice. Take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment
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Simply the thing I am shall make me live.
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I had rather be a toad, and live upon the vapor of a dungeon than keep a corner in the thing I love for others uses.
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Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale.
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He does it with a better grace, but I do it more natural
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There's not one wise man among twenty will praise himself.
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But thy eternal summer shall not fade.
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Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.
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The best safety lies in fear.
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Things done well and with a care, exempt themselves from fear.
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It is the mind that makes the body rich; and as the sun breaks through the darkest clouds, so honor peereth in the meanest habit.
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Your tale, sir, would cure deafness.
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Is it not strange that sheep's guts should hale souls out of men's bodies?
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Dost thou think because thou art virtuous there shall be no more cakes and ale?
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We'll teach you to drink deep ere you depart.
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We wound our modesty and make foul the clearness of our deservings, when of ourselves we publish them.
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For we which now behold these present days have eyes to wonder, but lack tongues to praise.
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As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods; They kill us for their sport.
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Your lordship, though not clean past your youth, have yet some smack of age in you, some relish of the saltiness of time.
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Present mirth hath present laughter. What's to come is still unsure.
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The world must be peopled. When I said I would die a bachelor, I did not think I should live till I were married.
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