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Quotation by Shakespeare
Hamlet. To what base uses we may return, Horatio! Why may not imagination trace the noble dust of Alexander, till a find it stopping a bung-hole? Horatio. 'Twere to consider too curiously to consider so.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Hamlet and Horatio, in Hamlet, act 5, sc. 1, l. 202-6.
Horatio pinpoints Hamlet's self-indulgence in contemplating death so minutely ("curiously").
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