William Shakespeare Quotes


"Come, gentlemen, I hope we shall drink down all unkindness."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Drinking|Kindness|New Year / New Year's Eve


"Pleasure and action make the hours seem short."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Action|Life


"I never see thy face but I think upon hell-fire."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Women


"'Tis now the very witching time of night,
When churchyards yawn and hell itself breathes out
Contagion to this world."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Halloween


"With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Advice|Age|Birthday|Inspirational|Laughter|Life|Wisdom


"Praising what is lost makes the remembrance dear."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Memory|Praise|Remember


"Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Love


"What is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Geese|Relationships


 


"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Destiny|Insight|Stars


"Better a witty fool than a foolish wit."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Funny|Witty


"Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Fear|Royalty


"How like a winter hath my absence been. From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year! What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen. What old December's bareness everywhere! (from Sonnet 97)"
William Shakespeare


Topics: Absence


"Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself."
William Shakespeare


Topics: Enemy|Heat|Wisdom


"This above all: 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


Topics: Advice|Life|Wisdom


"How like a winter hath my absence been. From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year! What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen, what old December's bareness everywhere! "
William Shakespeare


Topics: Seasons