William Shakespeare Quotes
The best men are often molded out of faults.
If to do were as easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men’s cottages princes’ palaces. -The Merchant of Venice. Act i. Sc. 2.
And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon’em.
Nor do not saw the air too much with your hand, thus, but use all gently. For in the very torrent, tempest, and as I may say, whirlwind of passion, you must acquire and beget a temperance that may give it smoothness.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.
Love looks not with eyes,
but with the mind.
How bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man’s eyes.
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind;
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind. —– William Shakespeare