Quotation by Shakespeare

My fate cries out,
And makes each petty artery in this body
As hardy as the Nemean lion's nerve.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Hamlet, in Hamlet, act 1, sc. 4, l. 81-3.

Desperately trying, against his companions' persuasion, to follow his father's ghost; "Nemean lion"Mslain by Hercules as one of his twelve labors; "nerve" means sinew.
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