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William Shakespeare

Quote of William Shakespeare - I were better to be eaten...


Biography - William Shakespeare:

English poet, playwright and actor.
Born: 1564 - Died: 1616
Period:
17th century
16th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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




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Quotes for: death


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Quotes about death:


As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
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The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.
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Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.
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Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.
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A free man thinks of nothing less than of death, and his wisdom is a meditation, not on death, but on life.
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After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
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William Shakespeare also said...


To be, or not to be, that is the question.
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There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.

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Let me be that I am and seek not to alter me.
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What's in a name? that which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet;

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Meet the time as it seeks us.
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Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners.
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