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William Shakespeare

1564-1616. British poet and playwright, often considered the greatest writer in world literature.

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The web of our life is of a mingled yarn, good and ill together.

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I hate ingratitude more in a person; than lying, vainness, babbling, drunkenness, or, any taint of vice whose strong corruption inhabits our frail blood. [Twelfth Night]

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He receives comfort like cold porridge.

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He that loves to be flattered is worthy of the flatterer.

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Friendship is constant in all other things, Save in the office and affairs of love.

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Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; the thief doth fear each bush an officer.

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Let me tell you, Cassius, you yourself are much condemned to have an itching palm.

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O God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains! That we should with joy, pleasance, revel, and applause transform ourselves into beasts!

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Let never day nor night unhallowed pass, but still remember what the Lord hath done.

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I would there were no age between ten and three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep out the rest; for there is nothing in the between but getting wenches with child, wronging the anciently, stealing, fighting.

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