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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

Quote

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.
William Shakespeare - Romeo und Julia



Note  

Note



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


Source: Romeo und Julia

Wikisource - Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet (en)



A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.

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Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Ce que nous appelons une rose, sous tout autre nom sentirait aussi bon.”
William Shakespeare - Roméo et Juliette

German
Das, was wir eine Rose nennen, würde bei jedem anderen Namen genauso süß duften.”
William Shakespeare - Romeo und Julia




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Live now, believe me, wait not till tomorrow:
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It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery - The Little Prince
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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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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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How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.”
William Shakespeare - The Merchant of Venice
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