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William Shakespeare play Richard III
Famous quotes from Richard III
The most famous quotes from the play Richard III are listed below. Please click the Play Index for access to full details of the play, together with the cast of characters and the full text of the script. The script of the play will provide details of any of the quotes that you can possibly think of for Richard III.
Famous Quotes and Quotations from the plays of William Shakespeare
A Shakespearean quote such as "To be, or not to be" and the famous "O Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou Romeo?" quote form some of literature's most celebrated lines and if asked to recite one of Shakespeare's most famous quotations the majority of people would choose one of these. However, many expressions that we use every day originated in Shakespeare's plays. We use the Bard's words all of the time in everyday speech, however, we are often totally unaware that we are 'borrowing' sayings from his work - we frequently quote Shakespeare! Will Shake-speare is attributed with writing 38 plays, Famous Shakespearean sonnets and 5 other poems and used about 21,000 different words. Shake-speare is credited by the Oxford English Dictionary with the introduction of nearly 3,000 words into the language. It's no wonder that expressions from his works are an 'anonymous' part of the English language and that most people quote him without knowing that the words that they quote were penned by the Great Bard of Stratford.
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Famous Quotes from Richard III
William Shakespeare quotes / quotations from King Richard III
"Now is the winter of our discontent". Richard III Quote (Act I, Scene I).
"A horse! a horse! my kingdom for a horse!". Quote (Act V, Scene IV).
"Conscience is but a word that cowards use, devised at first to keep the strong in awe". Richard III Quote (Act V, Scene III).
"So wise so young, they say, do never live long". Quote (Act III, Scene I).
"Off with his head!"Quote (Act III, Scene IV).
"An honest tale speeds best, being plainly told". Richard III Quote (Act IV, Scene IV).
"The king's name is a tower of strength". Richard III Quote (Act V, Scene III).
"The world is grown so bad, that wrens make prey where eagles dare not perch". Quote (Act I, Scene III).
Famous Quotes from the William Shakespeare play Richard III
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