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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

I hold the world but as the world, Gratiano;
A stage where every man must play a part,
And mine is a sad one.




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(French)



French
Je tiens le monde pour ce qu'il est, Gratiano, un théâtre où chacun doit jouer son rôle. Le mien est un rôle triste.




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Quotes for: world


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Quotes about the world:


The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it.





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





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





We admire the world through what we love.





The world of the happy man is a different one from that of the unhappy man.





Let us read and let us dance—these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.











Quotes for: theatre


Quotes

Quotes about theatre:


All the world's a stage.





I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way in which a human being can share with another the sense of what it is to be a human being.







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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