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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

Quote

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 Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Julius Caesar



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.”
William Shakespeare - Jules César

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

William Shakespeare - Julius Caesar




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It is the stars,
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It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.”
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We build too many walls and not enough bridges.”
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The greatness of man lies in his decision to be stronger than his condition.”
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William Shakespeare also said...


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To be, or not to be, that is the question.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”
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Meet the time as it seeks us.”
William Shakespeare
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Weigh oath with oath, and you will nothing weigh.”
William Shakespeare - A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Nothing can come of nothing.”
William Shakespeare - King Lear
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Brevity is the soul of wit.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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