William Shakespeare quotes

The most known writer in the world – of all time. Creator of Hamlet, King Richard III and Romeo and Juliet. William Shakespeare has impacted this world in many ways, and his creations and stories still amaze our generations. Quotes form William Shakespeare are some of the most important legacies he has left behind, and William Shakespeare might be the holder of the worlds most know quote: To be, or not to be…
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Wise quotes by William Shakespeare

  • Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none
  • We know who we are, but not who we may be
  • A fool thinks himself to be wise, a wise man knows himself to be a fool
  • To do great right – Do a little wrong
  • Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise
  • The empty vessel makes the laudest sound

Famous Hamlet and King Richard William Shakespeare quotes

  • To be, or not to be: that is the question – Hamlet (Act III, Scene I)
  • A little more than kin, and less than kind – Hamlet (Act I, Scene II)
  • Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind – Hamlet (Act III, Scene I)
  • Conscience is but a word that cowards use, devised at first to keep the strong in awe – King Richard III (Act V, Scene III)
  • So wise so young, they say, do never live long – King Richard III (Act III, Scene I)
  • An honest tale speeds best, being plainly told – King Richard III (Act IV, Scene IV)

William Shakespeare quotes from Romeo and Juliet

  • O Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou Romeo? – Romeo and Juliet (Act II, Scene II)
  • Wisely and slow; they stumble that run fast – Romeo and Juliet (Act II, Scene III)
  • Tempt not a desperate man – Romeo and Juliet (Act V, Scene III)
  • What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet – Romeo and Juliet (Act II, Scene II)

William Shakespeare quotes from Macbeth

  • I bear a charmed life – Macbeth (Act V, Scene VIII)
  • Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, making the green one red – Macbeth (Act II, Scene II)
  • Fair is foul, and foul is fair – Macbeth (Act I, Scene I)
  • All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand – Macbeth (Act V, Scene I)