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Quotation by Shakespeare
"Who chooseth me shall get as much as he deserves."
And well said too; for who shall go about
To cozen fortune, and be honorable
Without the stamp of merit?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Prince of Morocco, in The Merchant of Venice, act 2, sc. 9, l. 36-9.
Looking at the silver casket in the hope that he will cheat ("cozen") fortune because he has the seal of approval ("stamp of merit") in being an aristocrat.
Surprise me with a
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