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Shakespeare Quotes

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A-B Shakespeare Quotes

What's in a quote? A whole lot, if it comes from Shakespeare. This guy coined hundreds of words and was the first person ever to say tons of our favorite colloquialisms. Click on any of the quotes below to find out where it comes from, what it means, how it has evolved over time, and of course, why you should care.

A fool's paradise

A foregone conclusion

A piece of work

All that glitters is not gold

All the world's a stage

All's well that ends well

Antic disposition

As luck would have it

Bated breath

Better part of valor

Brave new world

Break the ice

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C-D Shakespeare Quotes

What's in a quote? A whole lot, if it comes from Shakespeare. This guy coined hundreds of words and was the first person ever to say tons of our favorite colloquialisms. Click on any of the quotes below to find out where it comes from, what it means, how it has evolved over time, and of course, why you should care.

Catch a cold

Clothes make the man

Come what may

Cruel to be kind

Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of war

Dash to pieces

Dead as a doornail

Devil incarnate

Double, double, toil and trouble

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E-G Shakespeare Quotes

What's in a quote? A whole lot, if it comes from Shakespeare. This guy coined hundreds of words and was the first person ever to say tons of our favorite colloquialisms. Click on any of the quotes below to find out where it comes from, what it means, how it has evolved over time, and of course, why you should care.

Eaten me out of house and home

Elbow Room

Fi, fie, fo, fum

Fight fire with fire

Flesh and blood

Forever and a day

Foul play

Full circle

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H-K Shakespeare Quotes

What's in a quote? A whole lot, if it comes from Shakespeare. This guy coined hundreds of words and was the first person ever to say tons of our favorite colloquialisms. Click on any of the quotes below to find out where it comes from, what it means, how it has evolved over time, and of course, why you should care.

Hair standing on end

Heart of gold

Heart of hearts

Heart's content

Hot blooded

In a pickle

It's Greek to Me

Jaws of death

Jealousy is the green-eyed monster

Kill with kindness

Knock, knock, who's there?

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L-N Shakespeare Quotes

What's in a quote? A whole lot, if it comes from Shakespeare. This guy coined hundreds of words and was the first person ever to say tons of our favorite colloquialisms. Click on any of the quotes below to find out where it comes from, what it means, how it has evolved over time, and of course, why you should care.

Laughing stock

Leapfrog

Lie low

Love is blind

Make a virtue of necessity

Masters of our fates

Method to my madness

Mind's eye

More sinned against than sinning

Much ado about nothing

Mum's the word

My horse

Neither here nor there

Night owl

Not budge an inch

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O-Q Shakespeare Quotes

What's in a quote? A whole lot, if it comes from Shakespeare. This guy coined hundreds of words and was the first person ever to say tons of our favorite colloquialisms. Click on any of the quotes below to find out where it comes from, what it means, how it has evolved over time, and of course, why you should care.

Off with his head

Once more to the breach

One fell swoop

Play fast and loose

Pomp and circumstance

Pound of flesh

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U-Z Shakespeare Quotes

What's in a quote? A whole lot, if it comes from Shakespeare. This guy coined hundreds of words and was the first person ever to say tons of our favorite colloquialisms. Click on any of the quotes below to find out where it comes from, what it means, how it has evolved over time, and of course, why you should care.

Up in arms

Vanish into thin air

Wear your heart on your sleeve

What fools these mortals be

What the dickens

What's done is done

What's in a name?

Wild goose chase

Winter of our discontent

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