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Quotation by Shakespeare
The great King of kings Hath in the table of his law commanded That thou shalt do no murder. Will you then Spurn at his edict, and fulfill a man's? Take heed; for he holds vengeance in his hand To hurl upon their heads that break his law.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British poet. King Richard III (I, iv).
In the ten commandments, Exodus 20: 13; "table" means tablet or list. The Unabridged William Shakespeare, William George Clark and William Aldis Wright, eds. (1989) Running Press.
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