Famous quotes from As You Like It The most famous quotes from the William Shakespeare play As You Like It 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 As You Like It.
Famous 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 As You Like It
William Shakespeare quotes / quotations from As You Like It "All the world 's a stage, and all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts" - ( Quote Act II, Scene VII).
"Can one desire too much of a good thing?". As You Like It ( Quote Act IV, Sc. I).
"I like this place and willingly could waste my time in it" - ( Quote Act II, Scene IV).
"How bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes!" As You Like It ( Quote Act V, Sc. II).
"Blow, blow, thou winter wind! Thou art not so unkind as man's ingratitude". ( Quote Act II, Scene VII).
"True is it that we have seen better days". - ( Quote Act II, Scene VII).
"For ever and a day". As You Like It ( Quote Act IV, Sc. I).
"The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool". - ( Quote Act V, Scene I).
Famous Quotes from the William Shakespeare play As You Like It