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Quotation by Shakespeare
Doubt thou the stars are fire,
Doubt that the sun doth move,
Doubt truth to be a liar,
But never doubt I love.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Polonius, in Hamlet, act 2, sc. 2, l. 16-9.
quoting from Hamlet's letter to Ophelia, who has given it to him; "doubt" means suspect. (According to the Ptolemaic idea of the universe, the sun moved round the earth.).
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