William Shakespeare quotes

 quotes - When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions. Share

“When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - This above all; to thine own self be true. Share

“This above all; to thine own self be true.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice. Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - No legacy is so rich as honesty. Share

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - They do not love that do not show their love. Share

“They do not love that do not show their love. ”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - If music be the food of love, play on. Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - There have been many great men that have flattered the people who ne'er loved them. Share

“There have been many great men that have flattered the people who ne'er loved them. ”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind. Share

“Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better. Share

“Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Talking isn't doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds. Share

“Talking isn't doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Virtue itself scapes not calumnious strokes. Share

“Virtue itself scapes not calumnious strokes. ”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Time and the hour run through the roughest day. Share

“Time and the hour run through the roughest day.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. Share

“Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”

— William Shakespeare

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

“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

 quotes - The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, is fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils. Share

“The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, is fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool. Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - In time we hate that which we often fear. Share

“In time we hate that which we often fear.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - To be, or not to be: that is the question. Share

“To be, or not to be: that is the question. ”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - The golden age is before us, not behind us. Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - False face must hide what the false heart doth know. Share

“False face must hide what the false heart doth know.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known? Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind. Share

“Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind. ”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Go to you bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know. Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Teach not thy lip such scorn, for it was made For kissing, lady, not for such contempt. Share

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

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream. Share

“The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream. ”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. Share

“Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - The wheel is come full circle. Share

“The wheel is come full circle.”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - Expectation is the root of all heartache. Share

“Expectation is the root of all heartache. ”

— William Shakespeare

 quotes - As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words. Share

“As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.”

— William Shakespeare