The Biggest Contribution Of Quotes By William Shakespeare To Humanity _William Shakespeare, Shakespeare also spelled Shakspere, byname Bard of Avon or Swan of Avon, (baptized April 26, 1564, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England—died April 23, 1616, Stratford-upon-Avon), English poet, dramatist, and actor often called the English national poet and considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time.
Here are 18 quotes by William Shakespeare about the beauty and tragedy of life. Enjoy!
- You are a lover. Borrow Cupid’s wings and soar with them above a common bound.
- Don’t waste your love on somebody who doesn’t value it.
- The course of true love never did run smooth.
- The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.
- Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
- Hell is empty and all the devils are here.
- With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.
- Expectation is the root of all heartache.
- Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
- It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
- There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
- They do not love that do not show their love.
- How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.
- In time we hate that which we often fear.
- God hath given you one face, and you make yourself another.
- Be great in act, as you have been in thought.
- If we are true to ourselves, we can not be false to anyone.
- Sit by my side, and let the world slip: we shall ne’er be younger.
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