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

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Do not swear by the moon, for she changes constantly...

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Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind,And ...

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thus with a kiss I die

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Eyes, look your last! Arms, take your last embrace! ...

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Romeo: Courage, man; the hurt cannot be much.Mercuti...

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Sweets to the sweet.

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The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ...

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Her blood is settled, and her joints are stiff;Life ...

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Educated men are so impressive!

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

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He that hath the steerage of my course,Direct my sail.

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

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See how she leans her cheek upon her hand. O, that I...

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Love is a smoke rais'd with the fume of sighs; being...

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How art thou out of breath when thou hast breathTo s...

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The Devil hath powerTo assume a pleasing shape.

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

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Suffer love! A good ephitet! I do suffer love indeed...

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Journeys end in lovers meeting, Every wise man's son...

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