AUTHOR | WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE



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William Shakespeare | Playwright, poet, actor



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William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 – 23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet, and the 'Bard of Avon'. His extant works, including collaborations, consist of approximately 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and a few other verses, some of uncertain authorship. His plays have been translated into every major living language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright.
Shakespeare was born and brought up in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. At the age of 18, he married Anne Hathaway, with whom he had three children: Susanna, and twins Hamnet and Judith. Sometime between 1585 and 1592, he began a successful career in London as an actor, writer, and part-owner of a playing company called the Lord Chamberlain's Men, later known as the King's Men. He appears to have retired to Stratford


Born: 1564-04-26

Born in: Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, West Midlands, England

Died: 1616-04-23







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Men's eyes were made to look, let them gaze, I will ...

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O, hereWill I set up my everlasting rest,And shake t...

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Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.

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I drink to the general joy o’ the whole table.' Macbeth

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O hell! to choose love by another's eye.

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How stand I, then,That have a father killed, a mothe...

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Love is heavy and light, bright and dark, hot and co...

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Woe, destruction, ruin, and decay; the worst is deat...

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What is thy body but a swallowing grave,Seeming to b...

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Thought is free.

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To be a well-favoured man is the gift of fortune; bu...

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For which of my bad parts didst thou first fall in l...

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I will go tell him of Hermia's flight:Then to the wo...

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And yet,to say the truth, reason and love keep littl...

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The Devil hath powerTo assume a pleasing shape.

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La vida es mi tortura y la muerte será mi descanso.

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Women may fall when there's no strength in men.Act II

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I'll have no husband, if you be not he.

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There's a divinity that shapes our ends,Rough-hew th...

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We know what we are, but not what we may be.

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