William Shakespeare Quotes

Slander, Whose sting is sharper than the sword’s. (The Winter’s Tale)

Commit the oldest sins the newest kind of ways. (Henry IV)

Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall. (Measure for Measure)

Nothing emboldens sin so much as mercy. (Timon of Athens)

You cannot make gross sins look clear: To revenge is no valor, but to bear. (Timon of Athens)

Great floods have flown From simple sources. (All’s Well That Ends Well)

Be check’d for silence, but never tax’d for speech. (All’s Well That Ends Well)

Silence is the perfectest herald of joy: I were but little happy, if I could say how much. (Much Ado About Nothing)

Silence! One word more shall make me chide thee, if not hate thee. (The Tempest)

O shame, where is thy blush? Rebellious hell, If thou canst mutine in a matron’s bones, To flaming youth let virtue be as wax, And melt in her own fire. Proclaim no shame, When the compulsive ardor gives the charge, Since frost itself as actively doth burn, and reason panders will. (Hamlet)