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William Shakespeare

Quote of William Shakespeare - My words fly up, my thoughts...


Biography - William Shakespeare:

English poet, playwright and actor.
Born: 1564 - Died: 1616
Period:
17th century
16th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom
Source: The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

Quote

My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark




Translation  

Translation

(French)


French
Mes paroles s’envolent ; mes pensées restent en bas. — Les paroles sans les pensées ne vont jamais au ciel.”
William Shakespeare - La Tragique Histoire d'Hamlet, prince de Danemark




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The word flies and cannot be recalled.”
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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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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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Eloquence is a painting of thought.”
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Quotes for: word:


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One word and all is saved
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Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.”
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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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Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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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.”
William Shakespeare - Romeo und Julia
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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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