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Quotation by Shakespeare
Give thy thoughts no tongue,
Nor any unproportioned thought his act.
Be thou familiar but by no means vulgar.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Polonius, in Hamlet, act 1, sc. 3, l. 59-61 (1604).
Advice to his son Laertes, departing for France ("unproportioned" means "inappropriate").
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