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Best William Shakespeare quotes

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

  • trust

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.

  • friends

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

  • Future

Our bodies are our gardens... our wills are our gardeners.

  • will



Expectation is the root of all heartache.

  • expectation

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

  • future

Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.

  • Punctuality

The course of true love never did run smooth.

  • Fight

People usually are the happiest at home.

  • Home

Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind; And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.

  • Art

Few love to hear the sins they love to act.

  • Sin

All that live must die, passing through nature to eternity.

  • Death

This above all; to thine own self be true.

  • true

Don't trust the person who has broken faith once.

  • Trust

For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

  • Ethics

Cowards die many times before their deaths;The valiant never taste of death but once.

  • Bravery

Journeys end in lovers meeting.

  • Travel

Own more than thou showest, speak less than thou knowest.

  • Knowledge

O mischief, thou art swift to enter in the thoughts of desperate men!

  • Temptation

The devil has the power to assume a pleasing shape.

  • Evil

Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.

  • Friends

There is no darkness but ignorance.

  • darkness

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.

  • nature

Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.

  • Sin

While you live tell the truth and shame the devil.

  • Truth

The fool thinks himself to be wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool. Measure For Measure

  • Fools

To climb steep hills requires slow pace at first.

  • Success

Lord, what fools these mortals be.

  • Fools

I do desire we may be better strangers.

  • Strangers

Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.

  • Royalty


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Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs. - William Shakespeare

Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.


Have more than you show, Speak less than you know. - William Shakespeare

Have more than you show, Speak less than you know.


Have more than you show, speak less than you know. - William Shakespeare

Have more than you show, speak less than you know.


I am not bound to please thee with my answer. - William Shakespeare

I am not bound to please thee with my answer.


Ambition should be made of sterner stuff. - William Shakespeare

Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.


No legacy is so rich as honesty. - William Shakespeare

No legacy is so rich as honesty.


We know what we are, but know not what we may be. - William Shakespeare

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


The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. - William Shakespeare

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.


And though she be but little, she is fierce. - William Shakespeare

And though she be but little, she is fierce.


The earth has music for those who listen. - William Shakespeare

The earth has music for those who listen.


Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind. - William Shakespeare

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


The object of art is to give life shape. - William Shakespeare

The object of art is to give life shape.


Our doubts are our traitors. - William Shakespeare

Our doubts are our traitors.


Hell is empty and all the devils are here. - William Shakespeare

Hell is empty and all the devils are here.


Expectation is the too of all heartache. - William Shakespeare

Expectation is the too of all heartache.


When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew. - William Shakespeare

When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.


Love all, trust few, do wrong to no one - William Shakespeare

Love all, trust few, do wrong to no one


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William Shakespeare quotes about love

What are the best love quotations by William Shakespeare?

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

  • trust

Love sought is good, but given unsought is better.

  • Love

But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit

  • Love

Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love.

  • Love

We that are true lovers run into strange capers.

  • Love

Love is too young to know what conscience is.

  • Love

When love begins to sicken and decay it uses an enforced ceremony. Julius Caesar

  • Love

Love bears it out even to the edge of doom.

  • Love

To say the truth, reason and love keep little company together now-a-days.

  • Love

Love is not love that alters when it alteration finds.

  • alteration

If music be the food of love, play on.

  • music

If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it; that surfeiting, The appetite may sicken, and so die.

  • music

This above all: to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man.

  • food

They do not love that do not show their love. The course of true love never did run smooth. Love is a familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love.

  • Love

Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs. Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers eyes. Being vexed, a sea nourished with lovers tears. What is it else? A madness most discreet, a choking gall and a preserving sweet.

  • Love

She's gone. I am abused, and my relief must be to loathe her.

  • Love

As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.

  • love

Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.

  • love

Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.

  • absence

The love of heaven makes one heavenly.

  • heaven

They do not love that do not show their love.

  • love

O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy father refuse thy name, thou art thyself thou not a montegue, what is montegue? tis nor hand nor foot nor any other part belonging to a man What is in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, So Romeo would were he not Romeo called retain such dear perfection to which he owes without that title, Romeo, Doth thy name! And for that name which is no part of thee, take all thyself.

  • love

Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove. O no, it is an ever-fixed mark That looks on tempests and is never shaken; It is the star to every wand'ring barque, Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come; Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks, But bears it out even to the edge of doom. If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved.

  • love

Doubt thou the stars are fire; Doubt that the sun does move; Doubt truth to be a liar; But never doubt I love.

  • love

O serpent heart hid with a flowering face! Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave? Beautiful tyrant, feind angelical, dove feather raven, wolvish-ravening lamb! Despised substance of devinest show, just opposite to what thou justly seemest - A dammed saint, an honourable villain!

  • death

Sweets to the sweet.

  • death

Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love.

  • love

Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?

  • love

Speak low, if you speak love.

  • love

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William Shakespeare quotes about death

What are the best death quotations by William Shakespeare?

All that live must die, passing through nature to eternity.

  • Death

Nothing in his life became him like the leaving it.

  • Death

I care not, a man can die but once; we owe God and death.

  • Death

Men must endure, their going hence even as their coming hither. Ripeness is all.

  • Death

Our remedies oft in ourselves do lie, which we ascribe to heaven.

  • Death

But I will be a bridegroom in my death, and run into a lover's bed.

  • Death

After life's fitful fever he sleeps well. Treason has done his worst. Nor steel nor poison, malice domestic, foreign levy, nothing can touch him further.

  • Death

I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.

  • Death

The weariest and most loathed worldly life, that age, ache, penury and imprisonment can lay on nature is a paradise, to what we fear of death.

  • Death

The valiant never taste of death but once.

  • death

When he shall die, Take him and cut him out in little stars, And he will make the face of heaven so fine That all the world will be in love with night And pay no worship to the garish sun.

  • death

Of all the wonders that I have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear; Seeing death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come. (Act II, Scene 2)

  • death

O serpent heart hid with a flowering face! Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave? Beautiful tyrant, feind angelical, dove feather raven, wolvish-ravening lamb! Despised substance of devinest show, just opposite to what thou justly seemest - A dammed saint, an honourable villain!

  • death

Full fathom five thy father lies; Of his bones are coral made; Those are pearls that were his eyes: Nothing of him that does fade, But does suffer a sea-change Into something rich and strange. Sea-nymphs hourly ring his knell: Ding-dong Hark! now I hear them,—Ding-dong, bell.

  • death

Sweets to the sweet.

  • death

I were better to be eaten to death with a rust than to be scoured to nothing with perpetual motion.

  • death

The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, which hurts and is desired.

  • death

Death is a fearful thing.

  • death

And why not death rather than living torment? To die is to be banish'd from myself; And Silvia is myself: banish'd from her Is self from self: a deadly banishment!

  • myself

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William Shakespeare quotes about shakespeare

What are the best shakespeare quotations by William Shakespeare?

Et tu, Brute?

  • betrayal

All's well if all ends well.

  • shakespeare

Lord Polonius: What do you read, my lord? Hamlet: Words, words, words. Lord Polonius: What is the matter, my lord? Hamlet: Between who? Lord Polonius: I mean, the matter that you read, my lord.

  • hamlet

These violent delights have violent ends And in their triump die, like fire and powder Which, as they kiss, consume

  • romeo

They lie deadly that tell you have good faces.

  • insults

Tax not so bad a voice to slander music any more than once.

  • insults

You are thought here to the most senseless and fit man for the job.

  • insults

You speak an infinite deal of nothing.

  • insults

Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove. O no, it is an ever-fixed mark That looks on tempests and is never shaken; It is the star to every wand'ring barque, Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come; Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks, But bears it out even to the edge of doom. If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved.

  • love

O serpent heart hid with a flowering face! Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave? Beautiful tyrant, feind angelical, dove feather raven, wolvish-ravening lamb! Despised substance of devinest show, just opposite to what thou justly seemest - A dammed saint, an honourable villain!

  • death

Men at some time are masters of their fates. The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves, that we are underlings.

  • william

Wisely and slow; they stumble that run fast.

  • haste

Sweets to the sweet.

  • death

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William Shakespeare quotes about time

What are the best time quotations by William Shakespeare?

O, call back yesterday, bid time return.

  • Time

In time we hate that which we often fear.

  • fear

Ha, ha! keep time: how sour sweet music is, When time is broke and no proportion kept!So is it in the music of men's lives.And here have I the daintiness of earTo cheque time broke in a disorder'd string;But for the concord of my state and timeHad not an ear to hear my true time broke.I wasted time, and now does time waste me;For now hath time made me his numbering clock:My thoughts are minutes; and with sighs they jarTheir watches on unto mine eyes, the outward watch,Whereto my finger, like a dial's point,Is pointing still, in cleansing them from tears.

  • Time

If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not, speak then unto me.

  • grain

Time and the hour run through the roughest day.

  • hour

All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.

  • acts

agar vaght ra talaf konid zamani fara miresad ke vaght shoma ra talaf mikonad.

  • time

All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.

  • women

Like as the waves make towards the pebbl'd shore, so do our minutes, hasten to their end.

  • time

I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.

  • time

Nature hath framed strange fellows in her time.

  • nature

There are many events in the womb of time, which will be delivered.

  • time

We are time's subjects, and time bids be gone.

  • time

Thou know'st the first time that we smell the air we wawl and cry. When we are born we cry, that we are come to this great state of fools.

  • time

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William Shakespeare quotes about life

What are the best life quotations by William Shakespeare?

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.

  • nature

All the world's a stage,And all the men and women merely players.They have their exits and their entrances,And one man in his time plays many parts,His acts being seven ages.

  • Life

Simply the thing I am shall make me live.

  • Life

Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale.

  • Life

If we shadows have offended, Think but this, and all is mended, That you have but slumber'd here While these visions did appear...

  • Life

I bear a charmed life.

  • bear

Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more; it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.

  • life

Life is as tedious as twice-told tale, vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man.

  • drowsy

There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat. And we must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures.

  • life

We are such stuff as dreams are made on; and our little life is rounded with a sleep.

  • life

This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.

  • life

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More quotes by William Shakespeare

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My crown is in my heart, not on my head, Nor decked with diamonds and Indian stones, Nor to be seen: My crown is called content: A crown it is, that seldom kings enjoy.

  • Contentment

Though this be madness, yet there is method in it. Hamlet

  • Insanity

To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man.

  • true

When we are born we cry that we are come.. to this great stage of fools.

  • Birth



Discretion is the better part of valour.

  • Bravery

The empty vessel makes the loudest sound.

  • Character

When you fear a foe, fear crushes your strength; and this weakness gives strength to your opponents.

  • Competition

Nothing will come of nothing.

  • Results

Make not your thoughts you prisons.

  • Thought

But O, how bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes.

  • Happiness

Love sought is good, but given unsought is better.

  • Love

'Tis an ill cook that cannot lick his own fingers.

  • Cooking

For there was never yet philosopher that could endure the toothache patiently.

  • Philosophy

Strong reasons make strong actions.

  • Reason

Words pay no debts.

  • Debt

Death makes no conquest of this conqueror: For now he lives in fame, though not in life.

  • Fame

But thy eternal summer shall not fade.

  • Immortality

The world must be peopled. When I said I would die a bachelor, I did not think I should live till I were married.

  • Marriage

Pain pays the income of each precious thing.

  • Pain

Your tale, sir, would cure deafness.

  • Storytelling

To be wise and love exceeds man's might.

  • Wisdom

Present fears are less than horrible imaginings.

  • Worry

Be great in act, as you have been in thought.

  • Actions

That's a valiant flea that dares eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion.

  • Bravery

What stronger breastplate than a heart untainted. Henry Iv

  • Heart

But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit

  • Love

By medicine life may be prolonged, yet death will seize the doctor too.

  • Medicine

But screw your courage to the sticking-place and we'll not fail.

  • Bravery

Conscience does make cowards of us all.

  • Conscience

Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win by fearing to attempt.

  • Doubt

Oh, what a bitter thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes.

  • Envy

Things done well and with a care, exempt themselves from fear.

  • Fear

Sweets grown common lose their dear delight.

  • Knowledge

How excellent it is to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use like a giant.

  • Strength

The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers.

  • anarchy

He does me double wrongThat wounds me with the flatteries of his tongue.

  • Flattery

Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love.

  • Love

The path is smooth that leadeth on to danger.

  • Risk

She's beautiful, and therefore to be wooed; She is a woman, therefore to be won.

  • Seduction

I dare to do all that may become a man: who dares do more is none.

  • Bravery

Life every man holds dear; but the dear man holds honor far more precious dear than life.

  • Character

Such as we are made of, such we be.

  • Fate

Wise men never sit and wail their loss, but cheerily seek how to redress their harms.

  • Loss

Every good servant does not all commands.

  • Obedience

Things without remedy, should be without regard; what is done, is done.

  • Past

Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself.

  • Revenge

Parting is such sweet sorrow.

  • Absence

The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream.

  • Ambition

As he was valiant, I honor him. But as he was ambitious, I slew him.

  • Ambition

Nothing in his life became him like the leaving it.

  • Death

And oftentimes excusing of a fault does make the fault the worse by the excuse.

  • Excuses

The voice of parents is the voice of gods, for to their children they are heaven's lieutenants.

  • Family

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves; we are underlings.

  • Fate

Fearless minds climb soonest into crowns.

  • Fear

Patch grief with proverbs.

  • Grief

Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.

  • Hate

Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself.

  • Honesty

He jests at scars that never felt a wound.

  • Humor

All the world's a stage,And all the men and women merely players.They have their exits and their entrances,And one man in his time plays many parts,His acts being seven ages.

  • Life

Striving to better, oft we mar what's well.

  • Perfection

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

  • Potential

One may smile, and smile, and be a villain. Hamlet

  • Smile

'Tis not enough to help the feeble up, but to support him after.

  • Welfare

Most dangerous is that temptation that does goad us on to sin in loving virtue.

  • dangerous

Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o-er wrought heart and bids it break.

  • bereavement

I shall the effect of this good lesson keeps as watchman to my heart.

  • Advice

The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.

  • Argument

The object of art is to give life a shape. Midsummer Nights Dream

  • Art

O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant.

  • Control

Thought are but dreams till their effects are tried.

  • Dreams

Nothing can come of nothing.

  • Effort

For precious friends hid in death's dateless night.

  • Grief

The miserable have no other medicine but only hope.

  • Hope

Give every man your ear, but few thy voice. Take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment. Hamlet

  • Listening

We that are true lovers run into strange capers.

  • Love

O, let me not be mad, not mad, sweet heaven! Keep me in temper. I would not be mad.

  • Madness

'Tis the mind that makes the body rich.

  • Mind

For we which now behold these present days have eyes to wonder, but lack tongues to praise.

  • Modern

A miser grows rich by seeming poor. An extravagant man grows poor by seeming rich.

  • Money

What we determine we often break. Purpose is but the slave to memory.

  • Purpose

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.

  • Religion

If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?

  • Revenge

When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions.

  • Sadness

What angel wakes me from my flowery bed?

  • Sleep

I do not much dislike the matter, but the manner of his speech.

  • Style

Then is it sin to rush into the secret house of death. Ere death dare come to us?

  • Suicide

I am in bloodSteppd in so far that, should I wade no more,Returning were as tedious as go oer.

  • quotes

The first thing we do, lets kill all the lawyers.

  • quotes

He plough'd her, and she cropp'd.

  • Birth

Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.

  • Competition

A gentleman that loves to hear himself talk, will speak more in a minute than he will stand to in a month.

  • Confidence

I care not, a man can die but once; we owe God and death.

  • Death

He that dies pays all his debts.

  • Debt

Thou seest I have more flesh than another man, and therefore more frailty.

  • Diets

The best safety lies in fear.

  • Fear

How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good dead in a naughty world.

  • Goodness

Oppose not rage while rage is in its force, but give it way a while and let it waste.

  • Hate

Speak of me as I am. Nothing extenuate, nor set down aught in malice.

  • Judging

Love is too young to know what conscience is.

  • Love

Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my King, He would not in mine age have left me naked to mine enemies.

  • Loyalty

Men's faults to themselves seldom appear.

  • Mistakes

I am a kind of burr; I shall stick.

  • Persistence

A politician is one that would circumvent God.

  • Politics

Defer no time, delays have dangerous ends.

  • Procrastination

In delay there lies no plenty.

  • Procrastination

I am a man more sinned against than sinning.

  • Sin

A smile cures the wounding of a frown.

  • Smile

Nothing can seem foul to those who win.

  • Winning

When words are scarce they are seldom spent in vain

  • Words

What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.

  • name

Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short; youth is nimble, age is lame; Youth is hot and bold, age is weak and cold; Youth is wild, and age is tame.

  • Age

Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.

  • Ambition

He was my friend, faithful and just to me: But Brutus says he was ambitious; And Brutus is an honourable man

  • Ambition

He that is well paid is well satisfied.

  • Contentment

I have full cause of weeping, but this heart shall break into a hundred thousand flaws or ere I'll weep.

  • Crying

Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.

  • Doubt

Many can brook the weather that love not the wind.

  • Endurance

It is a wise father that knows his own child.

  • Father

My nature is subdued to what it works in, like the dyer's hand.

  • Humanity

The jury, passing on the prisoner's life, may have in the sworn twelve a thief or two guiltier than him they try.

  • Justice

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Who is William Shakespeare? William Shakespeare biography. William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564) was an English poet and playwright, 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" (or simply "The Bard"). His surviving works consist of 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and several other poems. 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 raised in Stratford-upon-Avon. Scholars believe that he died on his fifty-second birthday, coinciding with St George’s Day. It is an interesting idea that English writer is so closely identified with the Patron Saint of England!At the age of 18 he married Anne Hathaway, who bore him three children: Susanna, and twins Hamnet and Judith. Between 1585 and 1592 he began a successful career in London as an actor, writer, and part owner of the playing company the Lord Chamberlain's Men, later known as the King's Men. He appears to have retired to Stratford around 1613, where he died three years later. Few records of Shakespeare's private life survive, and there has been considerable speculation about such matters as his sexuality, religious beliefs, and whether the works attributed to him were written by others.Shakespeare produced most of his known work between 1590 and 1613. His early plays were mainly comedies and histories, genres he raised to the peak of sophistication and artistry by the end of the sixteenth century. Next he wrote mainly tragedies until about 1608, including Hamlet, King Lear, and Macbeth, considered some of the finest examples in the English language. In his last phase, he wrote tragicomedies, also known as romances, and collaborated with other playwrights. Many of his plays were published in editions of varying quality and accuracy during his lifetime, and in 1623, two of his former theatrical colleagues published the First Folio, a collected edition of his dramatic works that included all but two of the plays now recognised as Shakespeare's.Shakespeare was a respected poet and playwright in his own day, but his reputation did not rise to its present heights until the nineteenth century. The Romantics, in particular, acclaimed Shakespeare's genius, and the Victorians hero-worshipped Shakespeare with a reverence that George Bernard Shaw called "bardolatry". In the twentieth century, his work was repeatedly adopted and rediscovered by new movements in scholarship and performance. His plays remain highly popular today and are consistently performed and reinterpreted in diverse cultural and political contexts throughout the world.According to historians, Shakespeare write 37 plays and 154 sonnets throughout the span of his life. Shakespeare's writing average was 1.5 plays a year since he first started writing in 1589. There have been plays and sonnets attributed to Shakespeare that were not authentically written by the great master of language and literature.

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