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Quotation by Shakespeare
Speaking thick, which nature made his blemish,
Became the accents of the valiant;
For those that could speak low and tardily
Would turn their own perfection to abuse
To seem like him.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Lady Percy, in Henry IV, Part 2, act 2, sc. 3, l. 24-8.
Everyone tried to adopt Hotspur's impetuous ("thick") way of speaking.
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