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Quotation by Shakespeare
A college of wit-crackers cannot flout me out of my humor. Dost thou think I care for a satire or an epigram?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Benedick, in Much Ado About Nothing, act 5, sc. 4, l. 100-2.
Having sworn he would never marry, he is teased by Don Pedro for agreeing to marry Beatrice; "college" means assembly.
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