the bard of avon shakespeare quotes

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If you read only the best, you will have no need of reading the other books, because the latter are nothing but a rehash of the be ...
Many were the wit-combates betwixt him and Ben Jonson, which two I behold like a Spanish great Gallion, and an English man of War; ...
We do not fear censorship for we have no wish to offend with improprieties or obscenities, but we do demand, as a right, the liber ...
If we wish to know the force of human genius, we should read Shakespeare. If we wish to see the insignificance of human learning, ...
The work of a correct and regular writer is a garden accurately formed and diligently planted, varied with shades, and scented wit ...
Children who hear acquire language without any particular effort; the words that fall from others' lips they catch on the wing, as ...
It is those deep far-away things in him; those occasional flashings-forth of the intuitive Truth in him; those short, quick probin ...
We cannot escape the impression that the Muse has stooped a little in her flight, when we come to the literature of civilized eras ...
It is enough if Homer but say the sun sets. He is as serene as nature, and we can hardly detect the enthusiasm of the bard. It is ...
Surely, we are provided with senses as well fitted to penetrate the spaces of the real, the substantial, the eternal, as these out ...
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