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Quote of William Shakespeare - Men at some time are masters...


Biography - William Shakespeare:

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

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.




Note 

Note



"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."


Source: The Tragedy of Julius Caesar



Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Les hommes, à de certains moments, sont maîtres de leur sort ; et si notre condition est basse, la faute n'en est pas à nos étoiles ; elle en est à nous-mêmes.

German
Der Mensch ist manchmal seines Schicksals Meister;
Nicht durch die Schuld der Sterne, lieber Brutus,
Durch eigne Schuld nur sind wir Schwächlinge;





See also 

See also...



The greatness of man lies in his decision to be stronger than his condition.

The stars of your destiny are in your heart.




Quotes for: stars


Quotes

Quotes about stars:


To the stars through difficulty.
 - 





The time has come to light the stars again.





He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north polar star, which keeps its place and all the stars turn towards it.





Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and reverence, the more often and more steadily one reflects on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.





I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, his cloak was out at the elbows, the water passed through his shoes, - and the stars through his soul.





It would seem that our actions have lucky or unlucky stars to which they owe a great part of the blame or praise which is given them.











Quotes for: oneself


Quotes

Quotes about oneself:


A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.





The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.





Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.





If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.





Don't forget to love yourself.





To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.











Quotes for: Man


Quotes

Quotes about man, all human beings:


No man is weak by choice.





Man arrives as a novice at each age of his life.





Man is the future of man.





Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.





I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.





Any man can make mistakes.











Quotes

William Shakespeare also said...


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





To be, or not to be, that is the question.





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






What's done cannot be undone.





Let me be that I am and seek not to alter me.





What's in a name? that which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet;













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