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Biography - William Shakespeare:

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

My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Mes paroles s’envolent ; mes pensées restent en bas. — Les paroles sans les pensées ne vont jamais au ciel.

German
Meine Worte fliegen auf, meine Gedanken bleiben zurük; und Worte ohne Gedanken langen nie im Himmel an.




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The word flies and cannot be recalled.




Quotes for: heaven


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Quotes about heaven:


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

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They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.
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I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.
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No man has received from nature the right to command others. Liberty is a gift from heaven.
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Look up to the sky. You'll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.
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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.
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Quotes for: thought


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Quotes about thought:


Great thoughts come from the heart.
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People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
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The thought of death betrays us, for it makes us forget to live.
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Lucidity adds beauty to profound thoughts.
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I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.
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Philosophy aims at the logical clarification of thoughts. Philosophy is not a body of doctrine but an activity.
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Quotes for: word


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Quotes for: word


One word and all is saved
One word and all is lost.

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The meaning of a word is its use in the language.
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Where words fail, music speaks.
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Words make love.
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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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Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.
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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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