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  1. You will never age for me, nor fade, nor die.
    -- "Shakespeare in Love"
  2. Love denied blights the soul we owe to God.
    -- "Shakespeare in Love"
  3. My story starts at sea, a perilous voyage to an unknown land. A shipwreck. The wild waters roar and heave. The brave vessel is dashed all to pieces. And all the helpless souls within her drowned. All save one. A lady. Whose soul is greater than the ocean, and her spirit stronger than the sea's embrace. Not for her a watery end, but a new life beginning on a stranger shore. It will be a love story. For she will be my heroine for all time. And her name will be Viola.
    -- "Shakespeare in Love"
  4. Now join your hands, and with your hands your hearts.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Henry VI, Part 3 | Act 4, Scene 6"
  5. They do not love that do not show their love.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Two Gentlemen from Verona | Act 1, Scene 2"
  6. The course of true love never did run smooth.
    -- William Shakespeare, "A Midsummer Night's Dream | Act 1, Scene 1"
  7. For thy sweet love remembered such wealth brings,
    That then I scorn to change my state with kings.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Sonnet 29"
  8. I'll follow thee and make a heaven of hell,
    To die upon the hand I love so well
    -- William Shakespeare, "A Midsummer Night's Dream | Act 2, Scene 1"
  9. In thy face I see the map of honor, truth and loyalty.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Henry VI, Part 2 | Act 3, Scene 1"
  10. Love is too young to know what conscience is.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Sonnet 151"
  11. Love goes toward love.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 2, Scene 2"
  12. Love is not love
    Which alters when it alteration finds,
    Or bends with the remover to remove.
    O, no! It is an ever-fixed mark,
    That looks on tempests and is never shaken.
    It is the star to every wandering bark,
    Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Sonnet 116"
  13. Love is a smoke raised with the fume of sighs,
    Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers' eyes,
    Being vexed, a sea nourished with lovers' tears.
    What is it else? A madness most discreet,
    A choking gall and a preserving sweet.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 1, Scene 1"
  14. Having nothing, nothing can he lose.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Henry VI, Part 3 | Act 3, Scene 3"
  15. Faith, there hath been many great men that have flattered the people who never loved them.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Coriolanus | Act 2, Scene 2"
  16. Go to your bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Measure for Measure | Act 2, Scene 2 "
  17. A kind heart he hath: a woman would run through fire and water for such a kind heart.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Merry Wives of Windsor | Act 3, Scene 4"
  18. Love is a spirit all compact of fire.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Venus and Adonis"
  19. My bounty is as deep as the sea,
    My love as deep; the more I give to thee,
    The more I have, for both are infinite.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 2, Scene 2"
  20. My heart is ever at your service.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Timon of Athens | Act 1, Scene 2"
  21. So they loved as love in twain
    Had the essence but in one;
    Two distinct, divisions none...
    -- William Shakespeare, "The Phoenix And The Turtle"
  22. One half of me is yours, the other half yours-
    Mine own, I would say; but if mine, then yours,
    And so all yours!
    -- William Shakespeare, "Merchant of Venice | Act 3, Scene 2"
  23. Love comforteth like sunshine after rain,
    But Lust's effect is tempest after sun;
    Love's gentle spring doth always fresh remain,
    Lust's winter comes ere summer half be done;
    Love surfeits not, Lust like a glutton dies;
    Love is all truth, Lust full of forged lies.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Venus and Adonis"
  24. Words, words, mere words, no matter from the heart.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Troiles and Cressida | Act 5, Scene 3"
  25. Such is my love, to thee I so belong,
    That for thy right myself will bear all wrong.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Sonnet 88"
  26. Doubt thou the stars are fire,
    Doubt the sun doth move,
    Doubt truth to be a liar
    but never doubt thy love.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Hamlet | Act 2, Scene 2 "
  27. I'll say she looks as clear as morning roses newly washed with dew.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Taming of the Shrew | Act 2, Scene 1"
  28. No sooner met but they looked;
    No sooner looked but they loved;
    No sooner loved but they sighed;
    No sooner signed but they asked one another the reason;
    No sooner knew the reason but they sought the remedy;
    And in these degrees have they made a pair of stairs to marriage...
    -- William Shakespeare, "As You Like It | Act 5, Scene 2"
  29. Journey's end in lovers meeting.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Twelfth Night | Act 2, Scene 3"
  30. If music be the food of love, play on.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Twelfth Night | Act 1, Scene 1"
  31. The lunatic, the lover, and the poet, are of imagination all compact.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Midsummer Night's Dream | Act 5, Scene 1"
  32. The wheel is come full circle.
    -- William Shakespeare, "King Lear | Act 5, Scene 3 "
  33. To be, or not to be, that is the question.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Hamlet | Act 3, Scene 1"
  34. Men's vows are women's traitors.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Cymbeline | Act 3, Scene 4"
  35. It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions.
    -- William Shakespeare, "King Lear | Act 4, Scene 3"
  36. If you have tears, prepare to shed them now.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar | Act 3. Scene 2"
  37. He that loves to be flattered is worth o' the flatterer.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Timon of Athens | Act 1, Scene 1"
  38. Is it not strange that desire should so many years outlive performance?
    -- William Shakespeare, "Henry IV, Part 2 | Act 2, Scene 4"
  39. I was adored once too.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Twelfth Night | Act 2, Scene 3"
  40. Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
    -- William Shakespeare, "All's Well That Ends Well | Act 1, Scene 1"
  41. This above all: to thine ownself be true.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Hamlet | Act 1, Scene 3"
  42. Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 1, Scene 1"
  43. Love is a familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Love's Labour's Lost | Act 1, Scene 2"
  44. This is the very ecstasy of love.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Hamlet | Act 2, Scene 1"
  45. For you and I are past our dancing days.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 1, Scene 5"
  46. Such as we are made of, such we be.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Twelfth Night | Act 2, Scene 2"
  47. I bear a charmed life.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Macbeth | Act 5, Scene 8"
  48. Most dangerous is that temptation that doth goad us on to sin in loving virtue.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Measure for Measure | Act 2, Scene 2"
  49. Then come kiss me, sweet and twenty.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Twelfth Night | Act 2, Scene 3"
  50. As chaste as unsunned snow.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Cymbeline | Act 2, Scene 5"
  51. For ever and a day.
    -- William Shakespeare, "As You Like It | Act 4, Scene 1"
  52. All lovers swear more performance than they are able, and yet reserve an ability that they never perform; vowing more than the perfection of ten, and discharging less than the tenth part of one.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Troiles and Cressida | Act 3, Scene 2"
  53. Who ever loved that loved not at first sight?
    -- William Shakespeare, "As You Like It | Act 3, Scene 5"
  54. We will draw the curtain and show you the picture.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Twelfth Night | Act 1, Scene 5 "
  55. But love is blind and lovers cannot see
    The pretty follies that themselves commit;
    For if they could, Cupid himself would blush
    -- William Shakespeare, "Merchant of Venice | Act 2, Scene 6"
  56. Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind,
    And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.
    -- William Shakespeare, "A Midsummer Night's Dream | Act 1, Scene 1"
  57. You draw me, you hard-hearted adamant;
    But yet you draw not iron, for my heart
    Is true as steel: leave you your power to draw,
    And I shall have no power to follow you.
    -- William Shakespeare, "A Midsummer Night's Dream | Act 2, Scene 1"
  58. It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 2, Scene 2"
  59. Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow,
    That I shall say good night till it be morrow.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 2, Scene 2"
  60. What's in a name? that which we call a rose
    By any other name would smell as sweet;
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 2, Scene 2"
  61. Tempt not a desperate man.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 5, Scene 3 "
  62. Oh, she doth teach the torches to burn bright!
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 1, Scene 5"
  63. 'It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night like a rich jewel in an Ethiop's ear.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 1, Scene 5"
  64. See, how she leans her cheek upon her hand! O that I were a glove upon that hand, that I might touch that cheek!
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 2, Scene 2"
  65. Not stepping over the bounds of modesty.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 4, Scene 2"
  66. My love's more richer than my tongue.
    -- William Shakespeare, "King Lear | Act 1, Scene 1"
  67. I will wear my heart upon my sleeve for daws to peck at.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Othello | Act 1, Scene 1"
  68. These words are razors to my wounded heart.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Titus Andronicus | Act I, Scene 1"
  69. Can one desire too much of a good thing?
    -- William Shakespeare, "As You Like It | Act 4, Scene 1"
  70. As merry as the day is long.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Much Ado About Nothing | Act 2, Scene 1."
  71. Some Cupid kills with arrows, some with traps.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Much Ado About Nothing | Act 3, Scene 1"
  72. Who wooed in haste, and means to wed at leisure.
    -- William Shakespeare, "The Taming of the Shrew | Act 3, Scene 2"
  73. We are such stuff as dreams are made on, rounded with a little sleep.
    -- William Shakespeare, "The Tempest | Act 4, Scene 1"
  74. Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them.
    -- William Shakespeare, "The Tempest | Act 2, Scene 5"
  75. Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Twelfth Night | Act 3, Scene 1"
  76. To unpathed waters, undreamed shores.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Winter's Tale | Act 4, Scene 4"
  77. Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 2, Scene 3 "
  78. Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?
    -- William Shakespeare, "Macbeth | Act 2, Scene 3"
  79. Speak low, if you speak love.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Much Ado About Nothing | Act 2, Scene 1"
  80. The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch,
    which hurts and is desired.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Antony and Cleopatra | Act 5, Scene 2"
  81. I dote on his very absence.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Merchant of Venice | Act 1, Scene 1"
  82. Hear my soul speak:
    The very instant that I saw you, did
    My heart fly to your service.
    -- William Shakespeare, "The Tempest | Act 3, Scene 1"
  83. I love you with so much of my heart that none is left to protest.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Much Ado About Nothing | Act 4, Scene 1"
  84. Is love a tender thing? It is too rough, too rude, too boist'rous; and it pricks like thorn.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet | Act 1, Scene 4"
  85. Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?Thou art more lovely and more temperate.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Sonnet 18"
  86. The fault, is not in our stars,
    But in ourselves.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Julius Caeser | Act 1, Scene 2"
  87. For where thou art, there is the world itself, and where though art not, desolation.
    -- WIlliam Shakespeare, "Henry VI | Act 3, Scene 2"
  88. I can express no kinder sign of love, than this kind kiss.
    -- William Shakespeare, "Henry VI | Act 1 Scene 1"
  89. It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
    -- William Shakespeare