William Shakespeare:

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William Shakespeare was an extremely outstanding English Poet, play writer, drama writer and was also an actor. He is often known as an England National Poet and the “Bard of Avon”. He was born in 1564 AD and bought up in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. In 1585 AD, he started his successful career in London as an actor, writer and part-time owner of a playing company and as the time spent, he has started his walk toward the door of success. He has provided us many inspirational and motivational poems, novels, stories and dramas that his work in 20th and 21st is still recognised. In this blog, we are going to share some of the famous quotes of William Shakespeare from his novels and poems.

William Shakespeare Quotes:

1. It is always the vocal minority that gets the attention, and subsequently rules by sheer verbosity. __ (Love’s Labour’s Lost 5:1)

2. Tis in ourselves that we are thus or thus. Our bodies are our gardens to the which our wills are gardeners.

3. And worse I may be yet: the worst is not so long as we can say “This is the worst”.

4. Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.

5. There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.

6. The sad companion, dull-eyed melancholy.

7. It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

8. Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win, by fearing to attempt.

9. Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. __ The Merry Wives Of Windsor

10. Be not afraid of greatness: Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. __ Twelfth Night

11. Once more unto the breach, dear friend, once more; or close the wall up with our English dead! In peace, there’s nothing so become a man As modest stillness and humility: But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger.

12. I count myself in nothing else so happy as in a soul remembering my good friends.

13. Good company, good wine, good welcome, can make good people.

14. I love you with so much of my heart that none is left to protest.

15. You speak an infinite deal of nothing.

16. Crowed die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once.

17. Love me or hate me, both are in my favour… If you love me, I’ll always be in your heart… If you hate me, I’ll always be in your mind.

18. Let no one who loves be unhappy, even love unreturned has its rainbow.

19. Time is very slow for who wait. Very fast for who are scared. Very long for who lament. Very short for those who celebrate. But for those who love, time is eternal.

20. He who has injured thee was either stronger or weaker than thee. If weaker spare him; if stronger, spare thyself.

21. Come not between the dragon and his wrath.

22. Don’t waste your love on somebody who doesn’t value it.

23. The meaning of life is to find your gift, the purpose of life is to give it away.

24. When we are born we cry that we have come to this great stage of fools. __ Shakespeare 

25. There is no darkness but ignorance. __ William Shakespeare


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