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Quotation by Shakespeare
What infinite heart's ease
Must kings neglect, that private men enjoy!
And what have kings, that privates have not too,
Save ceremony, save general ceremony?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. King Henry, in Henry V, act 4, sc. 1, l. 236-9.
On the burdens of responsibility; "ceremony" suggests deference as well as the pomp and display of majesty.
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