William Shakespeare Quotes

William Shakespeare Quotes: Foul cankering rust the hidden treasure frets, but gold that's put to use more gold begets.
The big round tears Cours'd one another down his innocent nose, In piteous chase.
The latter end of a fray, and the beginning of a feast, Fits a dull fighter, and a keen guest.
Love like a shadow flies when substance love pursues Pursuing that that flies, and flying what pursues.
Because it is a customary cross, As die to love as thoughts, and dreams, and sighs, Wishes, and tears, poor fancy's followers.
The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.
Blind fear, that seeing reason leads, finds safer footing than blind reason stumbling without fear: to fear the worst oft cures the worse.
To gild refined gold, to paint the lily... is wasteful and ridiculous excess
What's brave, what's noble, let's do it after the Roman fashion.
I crave fit disposition for my wife;Due reference of place, and exhibition;With such accommodation, and besort,As levels with her breeding.
Discretion is the better part of valor.
There's not a shirt and a half in all my company, and the halfshirt is two napkins tacked together and thrown over theshoulders like a herald's coat without sleeves.
There is none but heWhose being I do fear; and under himMy genius is rebuked, as it is saidMark Antony's was by Caesar.
Thy food is such As hath been belch'd on by infected lungs.
Men should be what they seem; Or those that be not, would they might seem none!.
Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.
But pearls are fair; and the old saying is: Black men are pearls in beauteous ladies' eyes.
Give me mine angle, we'll to th' river: there, My music playing far off, I will betray Tawny-finned fishes. My bended hook shall pierce Their slimy jaws; and as I draw them up, I'll think them every one an Antony, And say, 'Ah, ha! are caught!'
Against ill chances men are ever merry,But heaviness foreruns the good event.