Henry IV Part 2 Quotes
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KINGGod knows, I had no such intent, But that necessity so bowed the state That I and greatness were compelled to kiss— (3.1.73-75)
RUMOR...Hotspur's father, old Northumberland, Lies crafty-sick. (Induction.36-37)
RUMORThis have I rumoured through the peasant towns Between that royal field of Shrewsbury And this worm-eaten hold of ragged stone, Where Hotspur's father, old Northumberland, Lies crafty-sick. (I...
CHIEF JUSTICEDo you set down your name in the scroll of youth, that are written down old with all the characters of age? Have you not a moist eye, a dry hand, a yellow cheek, a white beard, a decre...
Rules and Order Quotes
RUMOR Why is Rumor here? I run before King Harry's victory, Who in a bloody field by Shrewsbury Hath beaten down young Hotspur and his troops, Quenching the flame of bold rebellion Even with the re...
NORTHUMBERLAND The times are wild. Contention, like a horse Full of high feeding, madly hath broke loose And bears down all before him. (1.1.12-14)
Lies and Deceit Quotes
RUMOR Upon my tongues continual slanders ride, The which in every language I pronounce, Stuffing the ears of men with false reports. (Induction.6-8)