Yuri Andropov - With Shakespeare and poetry, a new world was born. New dreams, new desires, a self consciousness was born. I desired to know to know myself in terms of the new standards set by these books.
[ Books Born Consciousness Desired Desires Dreams Know Myself New Poetry Self Set Shakespeare Standards Terms These World]
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Terri Apter - It's amazing how, age after age, in country after country, and in all languages, Shakespeare emerges as incomparable.
[ After Age Amazing Country Emerges How Incomparable Languages Shakespeare]
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David Attenborough - By a series of violent shocks, the nations in succession have struggled to shake off the Past, to reverse the action of Time and the verdict of success, and to rescue the world from the reign of the dead.
[ Action Dead Nations Off Past Reign Rescue Reverse Series Shake Shocks Struggled Success Succession Time Verdict Violent World]
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John Austin - There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple development of the contrary qualities. They will not bear discussion.
[ Attacked Bear Cannot Contrary Development Discussion Front Ignorance Only Qualities Shaken Simple Things Two Which Will]
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Robert H. Austin - There is not a soul who does not have to beg alms of another, either a smile, a handshake, or a fond eye.
[ Alms Another Beg Does Either Eye Fond Handshake Smile Soul]
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Dominique Bouhours - Who wants to shake the hand of the first man to put it to America's sweetheart.
[ America First Hand Man Put Shake Sweetheart Wants]
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Sergey Brin - I'm being trained to shake the bon-bon appropriately.
[ Appropriately Being Shake Trained]
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Bob Brown - This was Shakespeare's form; who walked in every path of human life, felt every passion; and to all mankind doth now, will ever, that experience yield which his own genius only could acquire.
[ Acquire Could Doth Ever Every Experience Felt Form Genius His Human Life Mankind Now Only Own Passion Path Shakespeare Walked Which Will Yield]
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Blu Cantrell - Shakespeare, Dickens, Mark Twain, and so many others were my dearest friends and greatest teachers.
[ Dearest Dickens Friends Greatest Many Mark Others Shakespeare Teachers Twain Were]
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Nick Cave - Be as a tower firmly set; Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
[ Any Blast Blows Firmly Set Shakes Top Tower]
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Patricia Clarkson - I've never done anything for money. My first love is things of limited commercial appeal. I could be happy doing Shakespeare for the rest of my life.
[ Anything Appeal Commercial Could Doing Done First Happy Life Limited Love Money Never Rest Shakespeare Things]
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Christopher Cross - The way the business things work in Russia is you have to meet people, you have to go through a certain amount of etiquette and business things are done just simply by a shake of the hand and whether they like you or not.
[ Amount Business Certain Done Etiquette Go Hand Just Meet Russia Shake Simply Things Through Way Whether Work]
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William Hone - My dream as a youngster was to be like Olivier. To be a great stage actor. To be a great Shakespearean actor. To me that is the Olympics of acting.
[ Acting Actor Dream Great Olivier Olympics Shakespearean Stage Youngster]
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Wilbur Mills - It's much easier to wear a Chairman Mao button and shake your fists in the air and all that, then to actually read the Communist manifesto and things like that and actually become involved in politics.
[ Actually Air Become Button Chairman Communist Easier Fists Involved Manifesto Mao Much Politics Read Shake Then Things Wear Your]
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Liza Minnelli - I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice. That's what I call a liberal education.
[ Bible Call Dice Education Liberal Read Shakespeare Shoot]
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Yitzhak Navon - I am so far as I am aware not at all influenced by dramatists, expect for Shakespeare, who I have to say, it is impossible not to be influenced by if you hold language to be the major element of theatre.
[ Am Aware Dramatists Element Expect Far Hold Impossible Influenced Language Major Say Shakespeare Theatre]
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Sharon Osbourne - I know not, sir, whether Bacon wrote the works of Shakespeare, but if he did not, it seems to me that he missed the opportunity of his life.
[ Bacon Did His Know Life Missed Opportunity Seems Shakespeare Sir Whether Works Wrote]
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Alice S. Rossi - I feel that these stories are being written to articulate certain confusions and disappointments, and I do mean to shake up the reader, and I do hope they're on target.
[ Articulate Being Certain Confusions Disappointments Feel Hope Mean Reader Shake Stories Target These Up Written]
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George P. Shultz - Shakespeare said pretty well everything and what he left out, James Joyce, with a judge from meself, put in.
[ Everything James Joyce Judge Left Out Pretty Put Said Shakespeare Well]
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Navjot Singh Sidhu - Biology has progressed tremendously due to the model that Darwin put forth. But the black boxes Darwin accepted are now being opened, and our view of the world is again being shaken.
[ Accepted Again Being Biology Black Boxes Darwin Due Forth Model Now Opened Our Progressed Put Shaken Tremendously View World]
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David Foster Wallace - He who is incapable of feeling strong passions, of being shaken by anger, of living in every sense of the word, will never be a good actor.
[ Actor Anger Being Every Feeling Good Incapable Living Never Passions Sense Shaken Strong Will Word]
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John Sergeant Wise - Erudition - dust shaken out of a book into an empty skull.
[ Book Dust Empty Erudition Into Out Shaken Skull]
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- Let tyrants shake their iron rod.
[ Iron Rod Shake Their Tyrants]
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- The grave, dread thing! Men shiver when thou'rt named: Nature appalled, Shakes off her wonted firmness.
[ Appalled Dread Firmness Grave Her Men Named Nature Off Shakes Thing Thou]
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- I think Freud is about contamination, but I think that is something he learned from Shakespeare, because Shakespeare is about nothing but contamination, you might say.
[ Because Contamination Freud Learned Might Nothing Say Shakespeare Something Think]
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- In fact, it is Shakespeare who gives us the map of the mind. It is Shakespeare who invents Freudian Psychology. Freud finds ways of translating it into supposedly analytical vocabulary.
[ Analytical Fact Finds Freud Freudian Gives Into Invents Map Mind Psychology Shakespeare Supposedly Translating Us Vocabulary Ways]
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- No poem, not even Shakespeare or Milton or Chaucer, is ever strong enough to totally exclude every crucial precursor text or poem.
[ Chaucer Crucial Enough Even Ever Every Exclude Milton Poem Precursor Shakespeare Strong Text Totally]
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- Shakespeare is the true multicultural author. He exists in all languages. He is put on the stage everywhere. Everyone feels that they are represented by him on the stage.
[ Author Everyone Everywhere Exists Feels Him Languages Multicultural Put Represented Shakespeare Stage True]
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- Shakespeare is universal.
[ Shakespeare Universal]
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- Shakespeare will not make us better, and he will not make us worse, but he may teach us how to overhear ourselves when we talk to ourselves... he may teach us how to accept change in ourselves as in others, and perhaps even the final form of change.
[ Accept Better Change Even Final Form How Make May Others Ourselves Overhear Perhaps Shakespeare Talk Teach Us Will Worse]
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- I had the training at drama school where I studied Shakespeare and Brecht and Chekov and all these period historical playwrights and I think that I responded to the material.
[ Drama Had Historical Material Period Playwrights Responded School Shakespeare Studied These Think Training Where]
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- Shakespeare has no answers for us at all.
[ Answers Shakespeare Us]
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- What Shakespeare and the Greeks were able to do was radically question what it meant to be a human being.
[ Able Being Greeks Human Meant Question Radically Shakespeare Were]
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- I acknowledge Shakespeare to be the world's greatest dramatic poet, but regret that no parent could place the uncorrected book in the hands of his daughter, and therefore I have prepared the Family Shakespeare.
[ Acknowledge Book Could Daughter Dramatic Family Greatest Hands His Parent Place Poet Prepared Regret Shakespeare Therefore World]
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- A Shakespearean tragedy as so far considered may be called a story of exceptional calamity leading to the death of a man in high estate. But it is clearly much more than this, and we have now to regard it from another side.
[ Another Calamity Called Clearly Considered Death Estate Exceptional Far High Leading Man May More Much Now Regard Shakespearean Side Story Than Tragedy]
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- In approaching our subject it will be best, without attempting to shorten the path by referring to famous theories of the drama, to start directly from the facts, and to collect from them gradually an idea of Shakespearean Tragedy.
[ Approaching Attempting Best Collect Directly Drama Facts Famous Gradually Idea Our Path Referring Shakespearean Shorten Start Subject Them Theories Tragedy Will Without]
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- In Shakespearean tragedy the main source of the convulsion which produces suffering and death is never good: good contributes to this convulsion only from its tragic implication with its opposite in one and the same character.
[ Character Contributes Convulsion Death Good Implication Main Never Only Opposite Produces Same Shakespearean Source Suffering Tragedy Tragic Which]
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- In speaking, for convenience, of devices and expedients, I did not intend to imply that Shakespeare always deliberately aimed at the effects which he produced.
[ Aimed Always Convenience Deliberately Devices Did Effects Imply Intend Produced Shakespeare Speaking Which]
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- Most people, even among those who know Shakespeare well and come into real contact with his mind, are inclined to isolate and exaggerate some one aspect of the tragic fact.
[ Among Aspect Come Contact Even Exaggerate Fact His Inclined Into Isolate Know Mind Most Real Shakespeare Some Those Tragic Well]
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- Shakespeare also introduces the supernatural into some of his tragedies; he introduces ghosts, and witches who have supernatural knowledge.
[ Also Ghosts His Into Introduces Knowledge Shakespeare Some Supernatural Tragedies Witches]
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- Shakespeare very rarely makes the least attempt to surprise by his catastrophes. They are felt to be inevitable, though the precise way in which they will be brought about is not, of course, foreseen.
[ Attempt Brought Catastrophes Course Felt Foreseen His Inevitable Least Makes Precise Rarely Shakespeare Surprise Though Very Way Which Will]
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- Shakespeare's idea of the tragic fact is larger than this idea and goes beyond it; but it includes it, and it is worth while to observe the identity of the two in a certain point which is often ignored.
[ Beyond Certain Fact Goes Idea Identity Ignored Includes Larger Observe Often Point Shakespeare Than Tragic Two Which While Worth]
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- We cannot arrive at Shakespeare's whole dramatic way of looking at the world from his tragedies alone, as we can arrive at Milton's way of regarding things, or at Wordsworth's or at Shelley's, by examining almost any one of their important works.
[ Almost Alone Any Arrive Cannot Dramatic Examining His Important Looking Milton Regarding Shakespeare Shelley Their Things Tragedies Way Whole Wordsworth Works World]
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- When Shakespeare begins his exposition thus he generally at first makes people talk about the hero, but keeps the hero himself for some time out of sight, so that we await his entrance with curiosity, and sometimes with anxiety.
[ Anxiety Await Begins Curiosity Entrance Exposition First Generally Hero Himself His Keeps Makes Out Shakespeare Sight Some Sometimes Talk Thus Time]
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- You can find more traditional Shakespeare than we do. But what we want to bring to these works is energy, passion, freshness.
[ Bring Energy Find Freshness More Passion Shakespeare Than These Traditional Want Works]
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- Without craftsmanship, inspiration is a mere reed shaken in the wind.
[ Craftsmanship Inspiration Mere Reed Shaken Wind Without]
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- I do think that, for instance, we've been very lucky to have theatrical careers and be associated with Shakespeare which sometimes gives you a kind of bogus kudos.
[ Associated Been Bogus Careers Gives Instance Kind Lucky Shakespeare Sometimes Theatrical Think Very Which]
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- One of the things that makes Hamlet unique among Shakespeare's characters is his courage to face up to the darker elements of his personality.
[ Among Characters Courage Darker Elements Face Hamlet His Makes Personality Shakespeare Things Unique Up]
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- The elasticity of Shakespeare is extraordinary.
[ Elasticity Extraordinary Shakespeare]
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- There is some mysterious thing that goes on whereby, in the process of playing Shakespeare continuously, actors are surprised by the way the language actually acts on them.
[ Actors Acts Actually Continuously Goes Language Mysterious Playing Process Shakespeare Some Surprised Them Thing Way Whereby]
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- Nobody's ever called me Sir Richard. Occasionally in America, I hear people saying Sir Richard and think there's some Shakespearean play taking place. But nowhere else anyway.
[ America Anyway Called Else Ever Hear Nobody Nowhere Occasionally Place Play Richard Saying Shakespearean Sir Some Taking Think]
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- We, we - as I say, we go in and shake up other industries and I think, you know, we do it differently and I think that industries are not quite the same as a result of Virgin attacking the market.
[ Attacking Differently Go Industries Know Market Other Quite Result Same Say Shake Think Up]
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- If Shakespeare had to go on an author tour to promote Romeo and Juliet, he never would have written Macbeth.
[ Author Go Had Juliet Macbeth Never Promote Romeo Shakespeare Tour Would Written]
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- And to Shakespeare I owe my vision of the world as a theater, wherein all humans are acting out their parts.
[ Acting Humans Out Owe Parts Shakespeare Theater Their Vision Wherein World]
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- I grew up reading Shakespeare and Mark Twain.
[ Grew Mark Reading Shakespeare Twain Up]
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- The aim, if reached or not, makes great the life: Try to be Shakespeare, leave the rest to fate!
[ Aim Fate Great Leave Life Makes Reached Rest Shakespeare Try]
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- I did about 2000 covers altogether, for all sorts of books - from Shakespeare to James Bond - and I always had the idea that I must give 100%, no matter who the author was.
[ Altogether Always Author Bond Books Covers Did Give Had Idea James Matter Must Shakespeare Sorts]
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- Elvis was the only man from Northeast Mississippi who could shake his hips and still be loved by rednecks, cops, and hippies.
[ Cops Could Elvis Hippies Hips His Loved Man Mississippi Northeast Only Shake Still]
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- Shake was a dramatist of note; He lived by writing things to quote.
[ Dramatist Lived Note Quote Shake Things Writing]
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- Shakespeare was a dramatist of note who lived by writing things to quote.
[ Dramatist Lived Note Quote Shakespeare Things Writing]
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- Terrorist attacks can shake the foundations of our biggest buildings, but they cannot touch the foundation of America. These acts shatter steel, but they cannot dent the steel of American resolve.
[ Acts America American Attacks Biggest Buildings Cannot Dent Foundation Foundations Our Resolve Shake Shatter Steel Terrorist These Touch]
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- To shake your rump is to be environmentally aware.
[ Aware Environmentally Rump Shake Your]
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- Shakespeare's name, you may depend on it, stands absurdly too high and will go down.
[ Absurdly Depend Down Go High May Name Shakespeare Stands Too Will]
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- There is something pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything.
[ Cannot Deny Doubt Everything Nothing Off Pagan Shake Short Something]
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- Read not Milton, for he is dry; nor Shakespeare, for he wrote of common life.
[ Common Dry Life Milton Nor Read Shakespeare Wrote]
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- The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler. The only difference is their position in the world. One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure.
[ Because Cannot Difference Even Exact Failure Himself Image Impressive Might More Only Position Ruler Shaken Sufficient Their Think Two Unto World]
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- Shakespeare said, nothing is either good nor bad but thinking makes it so.
[ Bad Either Good Makes Nor Nothing Said Shakespeare Thinking]
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- Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.
[ Awake Develop Enthusiasm Get Gusto Hobby Interested Life Live Make Most Only Shake Something Sure Sweep Through Today Winds Yourself]
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- I hate Shakespeare. I think Shakespeare's rubbish.
[ Hate Rubbish Shakespeare Think]
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- I think that if you shake the tree, you ought to be around when the fruit falls to pick it up.
[ Around Falls Fruit Ought Pick Shake Think Tree Up]
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- Only truthful hands write true poems. I cannot see any basic difference between a handshake and a poem.
[ Any Basic Between Cannot Difference Hands Handshake Only Poem Poems See True Truthful Write]
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- If you got what it takes, you'll make it. If you don't, Shakespeare couldn't help you.
[ Got Help Make Shakespeare Takes]
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- I tell the person I won't take a picture or sign the autograph, but I will shake their hand. That kind of personal touch is all they're really seeking.
[ Autograph Hand Kind Person Personal Picture Really Seeking Shake Sign Take Tell Their Touch Will Won]
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- Last good pratfall I did, I broke bones in both hands. I still feel it when people shake my hand.
[ Bones Both Broke Did Feel Good Hand Hands Last Shake Still]
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- When I started really singing I was 17, 18 years old. I used to go around trying to be a singer in the Bronx. My knees would shake but I learned by doing.
[ Around Bronx Doing Go Knees Learned Old Really Shake Singer Singing Started Trying Used Would Years]
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- The only line that's wrong in Shakespeare is 'holding a mirror up to nature.' You hold a magnifying glass up to nature. As an actor you just enlarge it enough so that your audience can identify with the situation. If it were a mirror, we would have no art.
[ Actor Art Audience Enlarge Enough Glass Hold Holding Identify Just Line Magnifying Mirror Nature Only Shakespeare Situation Up Were Would Wrong Your]
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- One thing is certain, You can't shake hands with a fist.
[ Certain Fist Hands Shake Thing]
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- Prior to Wordsworth, humor was an essential part of poetry. I mean, they don't call them Shakespeare comedies for nothing.
[ Call Comedies Essential Humor Mean Nothing Part Poetry Prior Shakespeare Them Wordsworth]
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- Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.
[ Business Come Em Faculty Father Fools Glass His Idlers Leave Need Occupation Pleasure Shake Time Wisdom Wit]
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- I was kind of known as a ballad singer. People would send ballads. Some of them would go over my shoulder and float off the top of my head, and I just didn't feel anything. Then I would hear a song that would absolutely shake me.
[ Absolutely Anything Ballad Ballads Feel Float Go Head Hear Just Kind Known Off Over Send Shake Shoulder Singer Some Song Them Then Top Would]
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- I don't know how this company got the name National Shakespeare Company, because it was literally like retards employing retards.
[ Because Company Employing Got How Know Literally Name National Retards Shakespeare]
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- Fondue sets, martini shakers and juicing machines: three things the world could live completely without.
[ Completely Could Live Machines Martini Sets Shakers Things Three Without World]
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- Everybody gets a little dose of Shakespeare. He's the greatest playwright in the English language, but his politics are fairly square.
[ Dose English Everybody Fairly Gets Greatest His Language Little Playwright Politics Shakespeare Square]
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- Shakespeare, who is probably the greatest writer and poet of the English language, lived in a time that was politically very conservative and it's reflected in his writings.
[ Conservative English Greatest His Language Lived Poet Politically Probably Reflected Shakespeare Time Very Writer Writings]
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- The greatest crime in a Shakespeare play is to murder the king.
[ Crime Greatest King Murder Play Shakespeare]
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- It took three years to put Shakespeare's words together, there were a lot of words to be studied and a lot of words to be sorted out, and it proved to be a major project.
[ Lot Major Out Project Proved Put Shakespeare Sorted Studied Three Together Took Were Words Years]
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- I don't mind if somebody comes up to me and shakes my hand, but if I'm in the middle of a restaurant and somebody asks me for a picture, I can be a jerk and say no, or I can say yes and draw more attention to myself, which is exactly the opposite of what I want.
[ Asks Attention Comes Draw Exactly Hand Jerk Middle Mind More Myself Opposite Picture Restaurant Say Shakes Somebody Up Want Which Yes]
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- We had five goats, two dogs, a cat and racks of commentaries on Shakespeare.
[ Cat Commentaries Dogs Five Goats Had Shakespeare Two]
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- I think for anybody reading the book they're going to get an idea in their heads of all those characters, and I think that once that gets fixed, it's quite hard to shake.
[ Anybody Book Characters Fixed Get Gets Going Hard Heads Idea Once Quite Reading Shake Their Think Those]
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- I loved doing Shakespeare. My two favorite roles, in fact, have been Viola in Twelfth Night and Helena in A Midsummer Night's Dream.
[ Been Doing Dream Fact Favorite Helena Loved Night Roles Shakespeare Twelfth Two Viola]
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- On some level, now, we are joining the larger world and realizing that we are connected with people in these very scary ways, sometimes. What happened recently in Spain affects us here and brings questions up. It is too bad that people have to be shaken up in that way.
[ Affects Bad Brings Connected Happened Here Joining Larger Level Now Questions Realizing Recently Scary Shaken Some Sometimes Spain These Too Up Us Very Way Ways World]
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- I have tried lately to read Shakespeare, and found it so intolerably dull that it nauseated me.
[ Dull Found Lately Nauseated Read Shakespeare Tried]
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- You've got two people that are well known in South Dakota, respected. We'll see how it all shakes out.
[ Dakota Got How Known Out Respected See Shakes South Two Well]
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- When I first started acting, and we would all sit down and talk about Shakespeare and how great it was. I thought well, I suppose it is.
[ Acting Down First Great How Shakespeare Sit Started Suppose Talk Thought Well Would]
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- It is true that there are few plays of Shakespeare that I haven't done.
[ Done Few Haven Plays Shakespeare True]
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- It's incredibly moving to hear some of our greatest actors performing Shakespeare.
[ Actors Greatest Hear Incredibly Moving Our Performing Shakespeare Some]
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- If Antarctica were music it would be Mozart. Art, and it would be Michelangelo. Literature, and it would be Shakespeare. And yet it is something even greater; the only place on earth that is still as it should be. May we never tame it.
[ Antarctica Art Earth Even Greater Literature May Michelangelo Mozart Music Never Only Place Shakespeare Should Something Still Tame Were Would Yet]
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- Donna Mills came on the show as a female antagonist, about a year before, so now they wanted to have a male antagonist. I was cast as a Senator to shake things up.
[ Antagonist Before Came Cast Donna Female Male Mills Now Senator Shake Show Things Up Wanted Year]
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- A team is a team is a team. Shakespeare said that many times.
[ Many Said Shakespeare Team Times]
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- Shakespeare in Love... such smart writing of an alternative view of history, and such beautiful acting. Like most Americans, I'm a sucker for the accent.
[ Accent Acting Alternative Americans Beautiful History Love Most Shakespeare Smart Such Sucker View Writing]
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- HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.
[ Dangerous Does Give Hands Heaven Hiv Hug Know Knows Make Need Shake Their Them]
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- Gratitude is a burden, and every burden is made to be shaken off.
[ Burden Every Gratitude Made Off Shaken]
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- In order to shake a hypothesis, it is sometimes not necessary to do anything more than push it as far as it will go.
[ Anything Far Go Hypothesis More Necessary Order Push Shake Sometimes Than Will]
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- I eat five to seven meals a day and a couple of protein shakes.
[ Couple Day Eat Five Meals Protein Seven Shakes]
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- Sometimes the beauty is easy. Sometimes you don't have to try at all. Sometimes you can hear the wind blow in a handshake. Sometimes there's poetry written right on the bathroom wall.
[ Bathroom Beauty Blow Easy Handshake Hear Poetry Right Sometimes Try Wall Wind Written]
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- I think reading Shakespeare's plays when I was young was extremely important. He had the ability to make utter strangers come alive.
[ Ability Alive Come Extremely Had Important Make Plays Reading Shakespeare Strangers Think Utter Young]
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- I haven't shaken my fists at the moon.
[ Fists Haven Moon Shaken]
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- Any time you put a cast like this in compromising circumstances or shake it up a little bit, I think we're all pretty close so we draw on real emotion.
[ Any Bit Cast Circumstances Close Compromising Draw Emotion Little Pretty Put Real Shake Think Time Up]
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- I wasn't always such a great fan of Shakespeare, mind you. I can guess we all at one time had it rammed down our necks at school, which tends to take the edge off it.
[ Always Down Edge Fan Great Guess Had Mind Necks Off Our Rammed School Shakespeare Such Take Tends Time Which]
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- Jacobean plays, before Shakespeare, were particularly visceral.
[ Before Particularly Plays Shakespeare Visceral Were]
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- I was already devouring literature and I was the ripe old age of 15 when I decided to be an actor. I just thought plays were the most fantastic way of expressing life. I thought I'd discovered Shakespeare - 'hey, there's a new guy in town, don't know if anyone's read him.' I was just excited about the whole thing, from day one.
[ Actor Age Already Anyone Day Decided Discovered Excited Expressing Fantastic Guy Hey Him Just Know Life Literature Most New Old Plays Read Ripe Shakespeare Thing Thought Town Way Were Whole]
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- An ass may bray a good while before he shakes the stars down.
[ Ass Before Down Good May Shakes Stars While]
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- Shakespeare was not meant for taverns, nor for tavern louts.
[ Meant Nor Shakespeare Tavern]
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- Experience teaches you that the man who looks you straight in the eye, particularly if he adds a firm handshake, is hiding something.
[ Adds Experience Eye Firm Handshake Hiding Looks Man Particularly Something Straight Teaches]
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- Anyone who said he wasn't afraid during the civil rights movement was either a liar or without imagination. I was scared all the time. My hands didn't shake but inside I was shaking.
[ Afraid Anyone Civil During Either Hands Imagination Inside Liar Movement Rights Said Scared Shake Shaking Time Without]
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- I'd like to be for cinema what Shakespeare was for theatre, Marx for politics and Freud for psychology: someone after whom nothing is as it used to be.
[ After Cinema Freud Marx Nothing Politics Psychology Shakespeare Someone Theatre Used Whom]
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- I think academics are infuriating. For every expert on Shakespeare there is another one to cancel his theory out. It drives you up the wall. I think the greatest form of finding out the truth is through fantasy.
[ Academics Another Cancel Drives Every Expert Fantasy Finding Form Greatest His Infuriating Out Shakespeare Theory Think Through Truth Up Wall]
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- There are those moments when you shake someone's hand, have a conversation with someone, and suddenly your all bound together because you share your humanity in one simple moment.
[ Because Bound Conversation Hand Humanity Moment Moments Shake Share Simple Someone Suddenly Those Together Your]
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- The English people, a lot of them, would not be able to understand a word of spoken Shakespeare. There are people who do and I'm not denying they exist. But it's a far more philistine country than people think.
[ Able Country Denying English Exist Far Lot More Philistine Shakespeare Spoken Than Them Think Understand Word Would]
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- I think it was lucky that during most of the work on the Odyssey I lived on Homer's sea in houses that were, in one case, shaken by the impact of the Mediterranean winter storms on the rocks below.
[ Below Case During Homer Houses Impact Lived Lucky Mediterranean Most Odyssey Rocks Sea Shaken Storms Think Were Winter Work]
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- An actor should be ready to play any role within reason. For example, I think the most ridiculous thing for me to do would be to try and play Shakespeare.
[ Actor Any Example Most Play Ready Reason Ridiculous Role Shakespeare Should Thing Think Try Within Would]
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- To me, Mozart is our Shakespeare, the one who wrote the most dramatic, psychologically most baffling music. He combined ideas that no one else would have thought of putting together.
[ Baffling Combined Dramatic Else Ideas Most Mozart Music Our Psychologically Putting Shakespeare Thought Together Would Wrote]
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- To me, Shakespeare uses the supernatural elements to reveal his character's inner desires and fears.
[ Character Desires Elements Fears His Inner Reveal Shakespeare Supernatural Uses]
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- What if Shakespeare had had a test audience for Romeo and Juliet or Hamlet?
[ Audience Had Hamlet Juliet Romeo Shakespeare Test]
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- The greatest and noblest pleasure which we have in this world is to discover new truths, and the next is to shake off old prejudices.
[ Discover Greatest New Next Noblest Off Old Pleasure Prejudices Shake Truths Which World]
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- I'd probably want to teach at university, because children would drive me insane. I suspect it would be English literature, Shakespeare and so forth. I've always been deeply, deeply in love with that kind of thing.
[ Always Because Been Children Deeply Drive English Forth Insane Kind Literature Love Probably Shakespeare Suspect Teach Thing University Want Would]
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- You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
[ Cannot Clenched Fist Hands Shake]
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- Was there ever such stuff as great as part of Shakespeare? Only one must not say so! But what think you? - What? - Is there not sad stuff? What? - What?
[ Ever Great Must Only Part Sad Say Shakespeare Stuff Such Think]
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- I think Shakespeare had a lot to contribute with his understanding of the human condition.
[ Condition Contribute Had His Human Lot Shakespeare Think Understanding]
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- To date or not to date that is the question. It's almost as important as Shakespeare's to be or not to be which deals with death.
[ Almost Date Deals Death Important Question Shakespeare Which]
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- No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.
[ Defeat Glory Hard How Loss Matter Might Out Serve Shake Soul Victory Well]
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- Conservatives have a different view of a lot of issues versus our friends on the other side. The election determines how that shakes out.
[ Conservatives Determines Different Election Friends How Issues Lot Other Our Out Shakes Side Versus View]
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- A remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he is really very good in spite of all the people who say he is very good.
[ Good Really Remarkable Say Shakespeare Spite Thing Very]
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- The remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he really is very good, in spite of all the people who say he is very good.
[ Good Really Remarkable Say Shakespeare Spite Thing Very]
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- We are all the same person trying to shake hands with our self.
[ Hands Our Person Same Self Shake Trying]
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- But if Shakespeare himself is maybe about meaning and truth, I don't know, then he is certainly about pleasure and interest, we start with pleasure and interest, but maybe eventually it gets to meaning and truth.
[ Certainly Eventually Gets Himself Interest Know Maybe Meaning Pleasure Shakespeare Start Then Truth]
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- First of all, Shakespeare is about pleasure and interest. He was from the first moment he actually wrote something for the stage, and he remains so.
[ Actually First Interest Moment Pleasure Remains Shakespeare Something Stage Wrote]
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- First of all, there was a volcano of words, an eruption of words that Shakespeare had never used before that had never been used in the English language before. It's astonishing. It pours out of him.
[ Astonishing Been Before English Eruption First Had Him Language Never Out Pours Shakespeare Used Volcano Words]
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- I believe that it is a whole lifetime of work on Shakespeare's part that enabled him to do what he did. But the question is how you can explain this whole lifetime in such a way to make it accessible and available to us, to me.
[ Accessible Available Believe Did Enabled Explain Him How Lifetime Make Part Question Shakespeare Such Us Way Whole Work]
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- I believe that nothing comes of nothing, even in Shakespeare. I wanted to know where he got the matter he was working with and what he did with that matter.
[ Believe Comes Did Even Got Know Matter Nothing Shakespeare Wanted Where Working]
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- It is not that Shakespeare's art is in technicolor and fancy, and that real life is black and white and tedious. The life that Shakespeare was living was the only life he had, and he had to use it to create what he was doing.
[ Art Black Create Doing Fancy Had Life Living Only Real Shakespeare Tedious Use White]
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- Now a Protestant confronting a Catholic ghost is exactly Shakespeare's way of grappling with what was not simply a general social problem but one lived out in his own life.
[ Catholic Confronting Exactly General Ghost Grappling His Life Lived Now Out Own Problem Protestant Shakespeare Simply Social Way]
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- The Shakespeare that Shakespeare became is the name that's attached to these astonishing objects that he left behind.
[ Astonishing Attached Became Behind Left Name Objects Shakespeare These]
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- Well it is certainly the case that the poems - which were in fact published during Shakespeare's lifetime - are weird if they began or originated in this form, as I think they did, because the poems get out of control.
[ Because Began Case Certainly Control Did During Fact Form Get Lifetime Originated Out Poems Published Shakespeare Think Weird Well Were Which]
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- What we know is that Shakespeare wrote perhaps the most remarkable body of passionate love poetry in the English language to a young man.
[ Body English Know Language Love Man Most Passionate Perhaps Poetry Remarkable Shakespeare Wrote Young]
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- When I was an undergraduate I had very badly annotated editions of Shakespeare's sonnets, all of which left out the important fact that will has a sexual sense in Shakespeare's sonnets.
[ Badly Fact Had Important Left Out Sense Sexual Shakespeare Sonnets Undergraduate Very Which Will]
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- All the plots of hell and commotions on earth have not so much as shaken God's hand to spoil one letter or line he has been drawing.
[ Been Drawing Earth God Hand Hell Letter Line Much Plots Shaken Spoil]
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- We were not allowed to say, Screw, but we could say, Hump the hostess, because hump is in Shakespeare.
[ Allowed Because Could Hostess Hump Say Screw Shakespeare Were]
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- Shakespeare reveals human nature brilliantly: he shines a light on our instinctive desire to dominate each other.
[ Brilliantly Desire Dominate Each Human Instinctive Light Nature Other Our Reveals Shakespeare Shines]
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- We have cut the text, but what remains are Shakespeare's words.
[ Cut Remains Shakespeare Text Words]
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- But, as always, Mr. Rooney would come over and shake your hand and congratulate you on a good game, no matter what the situation was.
[ Always Come Congratulate Game Good Hand Matter Mr Over Shake Situation Would Your]
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- I felt a little green, because Shakespeare writes the thought process within the text; it was tricky not to think of what to say and then say it, and instead just deliver the lines.
[ Because Deliver Felt Green Instead Just Lines Little Process Say Shakespeare Text Then Think Thought Tricky Within Writes]
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- I'm a games and theory kind of guy. I love puzzles, so it was fun dissecting Shakespeare's prose.
[ Fun Games Guy Kind Love Prose Puzzles Shakespeare Theory]
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- The chains of military despotism, once fastened upon a nation, ages might pass away before they could be shaken off.
[ Ages Away Before Chains Could Despotism Fastened Might Military Nation Off Once Pass Shaken Upon]
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- There's a statistical theory that if you gave a million monkeys typewriters and set them to work, they'd eventually come up with the complete works of Shakespeare. Thanks to the Internet, we now know this isn't true.
[ Come Complete Eventually Gave Internet Know Million Monkeys Now Set Shakespeare Statistical Thanks Them Theory True Typewriters Up Work Works]
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- I wanted to play around with the format, really tear it to pieces and shake it up. For example, if Mitch saves someone from drowning, and that person then goes out and releases a virus that kills a million people. Imagine the moral implications of that.
[ Around Drowning Example Format Goes Imagine Implications Kills Million Mitch Moral Out Person Pieces Play Really Releases Saves Shake Someone Tear Then Up Virus Wanted]
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- Those who committed these cowardly acts may believe that they have shaken our resolve to defeat terrorism. They could not be more wrong.
[ Acts Believe Committed Could Cowardly Defeat May More Our Resolve Shaken Terrorism These Those Wrong]
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- Sometimes your medicine bottle has on it, "Shake well before using." That is what God has to do with some of His people. He has to shake them well before they are ever usable.
[ Before Bottle Ever God His Medicine Shake Some Sometimes Them Usable Using Well Your]
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- If we wish to know the force of human genius, we should read Shakespeare. If we wish to see the insignificance of human learning, we may study his commentators.
[ Commentators Force Genius His Human Insignificance Know Learning May Read See Shakespeare Should Study Wish]
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- It is no exaggeration to say that the English Bible is, next to Shakespeare, the greatest work in English literature, and that it will have much more influence than even Shakespeare upon the written and spoken language of the English race.
[ Bible English Even Exaggeration Greatest Influence Language Literature More Much Next Race Say Shakespeare Spoken Than Upon Will Work Written]
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- Dreaming is an act of pure imagination, attesting in all men a creative power, which if it were available in waking, would make every man a Dante or Shakespeare.
[ Act Available Creative Dante Dreaming Every Imagination Make Man Men Power Pure Shakespeare Waking Were Which Would]
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- Shakespeare is the outstanding example of how that can be done. In all of Shakespeare's plays, no matter what tragic events occur, no matter what rises and falls, we return to stability in the end.
[ Done End Events Example Falls How Matter Occur Outstanding Plays Return Rises Shakespeare Stability Tragic]
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- I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to get famous and all the rest is hogwash.
[ British Famous Get Hogwash Interest Just Nonsense Rest Shakespeare Wanted]
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- I've got no need to prove to myself that I can do Shakespeare. I've done it.
[ Done Got Myself Need Prove Shakespeare]
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- The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier crash; And the lightning strikes the highest mountain.
[ Crash Fall Heavier High Highest Lightning Lofty Mountain Pine Shaken Strikes Towers Winds]
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- The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
[ Christian Confidence Easter Gift God Goodness Great His Hope Love Makes Nothing Shake Triumph Ultimate Us Which]
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- In real life, unlike in Shakespeare, the sweetness of the rose depends upon the name it bears. Things are not only what they are. They are, in very important respects, what they seem to be.
[ Bears Depends Important Life Name Only Real Respects Rose Seem Shakespeare Sweetness Things Unlike Upon Very]
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- I forgot to shake hands and be friendly. It was an important lesson about leadership.
[ Forgot Friendly Hands Important Leadership Lesson Shake]
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- One of my very greatest fears as a child was being ridiculed in public. And there it was coming true. As a television presenter, I'd been respected. People come up to you in the street and shake your hand and talk to you in a respectful way.
[ Been Being Child Come Coming Fears Greatest Hand Presenter Public Respected Respectful Ridiculed Shake Street Talk Television True Up Very Way Your]
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- Liverpool fans were great to me, I still live near the city and they always come up and shake my hand.
[ Always City Come Fans Great Hand Live Liverpool Near Shake Still Up Were]
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- Shakespeare was the great one before us. His place was between God and despair.
[ Before Between Despair God Great His Place Shakespeare Us]
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- Wouldn't you like to have heard the voice of Shakespeare, or Jesus Christ?
[ Christ Heard Jesus Shakespeare Voice]
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- I'll bet Shakespeare compromised himself a lot; anybody who's in the entertainment industry does to some extent.
[ Anybody Bet Compromised Does Entertainment Extent Himself Industry Lot Shakespeare Some]
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- I cannot understate the ability to handle classical texts such as Shakespeare.
[ Ability Cannot Classical Handle Shakespeare Such Texts]
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- And it was the idea that you can do a play - like a Shakespeare play, or any well-written play, Arthur Miller, whatever - and say things you could never imagine saying, never imagine thinking in your own life.
[ Any Arthur Could Idea Imagine Life Miller Never Own Play Say Saying Shakespeare Things Thinking Well-Written Whatever Your]
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- Shakespeare is the happy hunting ground of all minds that have lost their balance.
[ Balance Ground Happy Hunting Lost Minds Shakespeare Their]
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- With Westerns you have the landscape is important, and it's empty, and only you populate it. When you populate it, you can tell any kind story that Shakespeare told, you can tell in a Western.
[ Any Empty Important Kind Landscape Only Populate Shakespeare Story Tell Told Western Westerns]
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- My background is somewhat unusual, as I trained to be a ballet dancer. I worked in the theatre for eight or nine years as a contemporary dancer. But as an actor one does read Shakespeare and does try to learn the classics.
[ Actor Background Ballet Classics Contemporary Dancer Does Eight Learn Nine Read Shakespeare Somewhat Theatre Trained Try Unusual Worked Years]
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- When Shakespeare was writing, he wasn't writing for stuff to lie on the page; it was supposed to get up and move around.
[ Around Get Lie Move Page Shakespeare Stuff Supposed Up Writing]
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- Well, sometimes if I go out to dinner with my family, people will come up to me and put their hand across my plate for me to shake, sometimes when I have a bite of food in my mouth. I find this a bit disturbing.
[ Across Bit Bite Come Dinner Disturbing Family Find Food Go Hand Mouth Out Plate Put Shake Sometimes Their Up Well Will]
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- Do you think when two representatives holding diametrically opposing views get together and shake hands, the contradictions between our systems will simply melt away? What kind of a daydream is that?
[ Away Between Contradictions Daydream Get Hands Holding Kind Melt Opposing Our Representatives Shake Simply Systems Think Together Two Views Will]
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- Then I got out of the service, and I was going to be a Shakespearean actor.
[ Actor Going Got Out Service Shakespearean Then]
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- I believe that the confidence of Hungary in me is not shaken by misfortune nor broken by my calumniators.
[ Believe Broken Confidence Hungary Misfortune Nor Shaken]
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- Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind - even if your voice shakes.
[ Before Even Fear Mind Shakes Speak Stand Voice Your]
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- South Vietnam had to be built from scratch and, from the very beginning, depended far too much on the Western superpowers. As in the case of a person on public welfare, this dependency, which became greater with each day, was quite difficult to shake.
[ Became Beginning Built Case Day Depended Dependency Difficult Each Far Greater Had Much Person Public Quite Scratch Shake South Superpowers Too Very Vietnam Welfare Western Which]
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- Growing up in New England, being schooled and classically trained, it needed to shake, it needed to evolve.
[ Being Classically England Evolve Growing Needed New Schooled Shake Trained Up]
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- Despair and frustration will not shake our belief that the resistance is the only way of liberation.
[ Belief Despair Frustration Liberation Only Our Resistance Shake Way Will]
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- Shakespeare is one of the last books one should like to give up, perhaps the one just before the Dying Service in a large Prayer book.
[ Before Book Books Dying Give Just Large Last Perhaps Prayer Service Shakespeare Should Up]
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- Because Shakespeare's language is so expansive, we're under this misconception that it's difficult. But I discovered that it's easy because it's so brilliantly written. The words are perfect, and the language is intelligent and very emotional.
[ Because Brilliantly Difficult Discovered Easy Emotional Expansive Intelligent Language Misconception Perfect Shakespeare Under Very Words Written]
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- I had never done Shakespeare before, but I don't think you can be an actor and not do it. There were moments when I thought, I'm just not going to be able to pull this off.
[ Able Actor Before Done Going Had Just Moments Never Off Pull Shakespeare Think Thought Were]
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- It was easier to do Shakespeare than a lot of modern movie scripts that are so poorly written.
[ Easier Lot Modern Movie Poorly Scripts Shakespeare Than Written]
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- The only place I've felt was really my home is my cabin up north. There's something in the water there that connects me to that place. There's also this sense of isolation and loneliness about it that I've never been able to shake.
[ Able Also Been Cabin Connects Felt Home Isolation Loneliness Never North Only Place Really Sense Shake Something Up Water]
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- I couldn't believe verse was supposed to be hard. It was a snap for me. I loved Shakespeare.
[ Believe Hard Loved Shakespeare Snap Supposed Verse]
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- The actual getting into the gym and working out process was easier, but the eating was harder. I had to eat every two hours. At one point, my trainer said, 'Put anything in your mouth. Go to McDonald's, get the biggest shake possible. I just need to get calories in you.' Because my body fat at the time was only, like, 7.5%.
[ Actual Anything Because Biggest Body Calories Easier Eat Eating Every Fat Get Getting Go Gym Had Harder Hours Into Just Mcdonald Mouth Need Only Out Point Possible Process Put Said Shake Time Trainer Two Working Your]
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- I am a genius who has written poems that will survive with the best of Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Keats.
[ Am Best Genius Keats Poems Shakespeare Survive Will Wordsworth Written]
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- I felt that K wasn't getting a fair shake anyway.
[ Anyway Fair Felt Getting Shake]
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- Classical plays require more imagination and more general training to be able to do. That's why I like playing Shakespeare better than anything else.
[ Able Anything Better Classical Else General Imagination More Playing Plays Require Shakespeare Than Training Why]
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- Shaw is like a train. One just speaks the words and sits in one's place. But Shakespeare is like bathing in the sea - one swims where one wants.
[ Bathing Just Place Sea Shakespeare Shaw Sits Speaks Swims Train Wants Where Words]
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- The postman wants an autograph. The cab driver wants a picture. The waitress wants a handshake. Everyone wants a piece of you.
[ Autograph Cab Driver Everyone Handshake Picture Piece Postman Waitress Wants]
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- All I know is that every time I go to Africa, I am shaken to my core.
[ Africa Am Core Every Go Know Shaken Time]
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- Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world.
[ Any Anywhere Being Believe Better Existing Form Government Having Hope Inclined Liberate Most New Off Power Right Rise Sacred Shake Suits Them Up Valuable Which World]
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- In college, I started out doing musicals and Shakespeare.
[ College Doing Musicals Out Shakespeare Started]
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- I was in 20 Shakespearean plays by the time I was 20.
[ Plays Shakespearean Time]
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- Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me.
[ Milk Mother Shakespeare]
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- If you see the Sopranos, you're not going to be speaking in the Shakespearean English.
[ English Going See Shakespearean Sopranos Speaking]
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- There are moments in life, when the heart is so full of emotion That if by chance it be shaken, or into its depths like a pebble Drops some careless word, it overflows, and its secret, Spilt on the ground like water, can never be gathered together.
[ Careless Chance Depths Drops Emotion Full Gathered Ground Heart Into Life Moments Never Pebble Secret Shaken Some Spilt Together Water Word]
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- First I shake the whole Apple tree, that the ripest might fall. Then I climb the tree and shake each limb, and then each branch and then each twig, and then I look under each leaf.
[ Apple Branch Climb Each Fall First Leaf Limb Look Might Shake Then Tree Twig Under Whole]
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- I'd like to do more Shakespeare. I'd like to do Iago in Othello. I look so benign. It would be interesting to see that black evil come out of my soul.
[ Benign Black Come Evil Interesting Look More Othello Out See Shakespeare Soul Would]
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- I want women to be liberated and still be able to have a nice ass and shake it.
[ Able Ass Liberated Nice Shake Still Want Women]
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- My countrymen have the right to shake my hand and talk to me if they so wish. Don't forget that their support and their reading of my works is what brought me the Nobel prize.
[ Brought Countrymen Forget Hand Nobel Prize Reading Right Shake Support Talk Their Wish Works]
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- Shakespeare wrote great plays that we're still watching all these years later. Charlie Chaplin made great comedies and they are still as funny today as they ever were.
[ Chaplin Charlie Comedies Ever Funny Great Later Made Plays Shakespeare Still These Today Watching Were Wrote Years]
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- Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.
[ Defeat Glory May Out Serve Shake Soul Victory Well]
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- I used to go home at night and just shake, because I had no idea that's what acting was gonna be.
[ Acting Because Go Gonna Had Home Idea Just Night Shake Used]
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- I got a good handshake. A lot of executives tell me I have the best handshake in Hollywood.
[ Best Executives Good Got Handshake Hollywood Lot Tell]
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- Self-pity comes so naturally to all of us. The most solid happiness can be shaken by the compassion of a fool.
[ Comes Compassion Fool Happiness Most Naturally Self-Pity Shaken Solid Us]
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- If you are feeling something, then Shakespeare felt it and wrote about it - and wrote about it so eloquently.
[ Eloquently Feeling Felt Shakespeare Something Then Wrote]
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- I will say we now, in the polling in Wisconsin, much different than many other races, the public didn't perceive that we were getting a fair shake from the media.
[ Different Fair Getting Many Media Much Now Other Perceive Polling Public Races Say Shake Than Were Will Wisconsin]
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- I don't make much distinction between being a stand-up comic and acting Shakespeare - in fact, unless you're a good comedian, you're never going to be able to play Hamlet properly.
[ Able Acting Being Between Comedian Comic Distinction Fact Going Good Hamlet Make Much Never Play Properly Shakespeare Stand-Up Unless]
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- The printing press was at first mistaken for an engine of immortality by everybody except Shakespeare.
[ Engine Everybody Except First Immortality Mistaken Press Printing Shakespeare]
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- It's not that Shakespeare is frivolous, but you spend your time just getting people to dress up in other people's costumes and pretending to be people that they're not, and you think, after the years go by, well, what on earth was all that about?
[ After Costumes Dress Earth Frivolous Getting Go Just Other Pretending Shakespeare Spend Think Time Up Well Years Your]
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- I thought I'd begin by reading a poem by Shakespeare, but then I thought, why should I? He never reads any of mine.
[ Any Begin Mine Never Poem Reading Reads Shakespeare Should Then Thought Why]
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- To judge therefore of Shakespeare by Aristotle's rule is like trying a man by the Laws of one Country who acted under those of another.
[ Acted Another Aristotle Country Judge Laws Man Rule Shakespeare Therefore Those Trying Under]
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- If you shake your fist, the other guy will shake his too. But if you extend your hand to shake their hand, then they will extend theirs also, and you've made a friend.
[ Also Extend Fist Friend Guy Hand His Made Other Shake Their Theirs Then Too Will Your]
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- There is virtually nothing I wouldn't be willing to do, to try and make sure that children have a fair shake in life.
[ Children Fair Life Make Nothing Shake Sure Try Virtually Willing]
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- Anything well written with good language and clarity and honesty is worth doing. It comes out of the same tradition as Shakespeare.
[ Anything Clarity Comes Doing Good Honesty Language Out Same Shakespeare Tradition Well Worth Written]
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- Well, as a kid I did not get Shakespeare. I just never understood it.
[ Did Get Just Kid Never Shakespeare Understood Well]
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- I like people who shake other people up and make them feel uncomfortable.
[ Feel Make Other Shake Them Uncomfortable Up]
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- You have to work with what you are given, even in Shakespeare. we have our form and it is important that we free ourselves through it.
[ Even Form Free Given Important Our Ourselves Shakespeare Through Work]
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- Shakespeare tells the same stories over and over in so many guises that it takes a long time before you notice.
[ Before Guises Long Many Notice Over Same Shakespeare Stories Takes Tells Time]
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- I made some salt and pepper shakers a while back and waited three years for them to come.
[ Back Come Made Pepper Salt Shakers Some Them Three Waited While Years]
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- Yes, it's true, I've been called the Laurence Olivier of spoofs. I guess that would make Laurence Olivier the Leslie Nielsen of Shakespeare.
[ Been Called Guess Laurence Leslie Make Olivier Shakespeare True Would Yes]
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- It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it.
[ Art Cease Familiar Function Magic Meaning New Our Perception Renew Scene See Shakes Up Writer]
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- I had a feeling about Shakespeare's soliloquies, that there should be a real exchange between the actor and the audience.
[ Actor Audience Between Exchange Feeling Had Real Shakespeare Should]
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- Peter Hall was just organizing the Royal Shakespeare Company. It was going to be an ensemble, it was going to be in repertory, it was going to have a home in London as well as in the Midlands, and all of those things were happening at that time.
[ Company Ensemble Going Hall Happening Home Just London Organizing Peter Repertory Royal Shakespeare Things Those Time Well Were]
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- So, through all that early professional career I would occasionally do a musical, a pantomime or a play with songs. The next stop would be a Shakespeare, or an Ibsen, or a play by a brand new writer who had never done anything in the theater before.
[ Anything Before Brand Career Done Early Had Ibsen Musical Never New Next Occasionally Pantomime Play Professional Shakespeare Songs Stop Theater Through Would Writer]
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- The thing that I had saved up for myself and wanted most to bring off was a fully fledged professional production of Hamlet at the Royal Shakespeare Theater in Stratford.
[ Bring Fully Had Hamlet Most Myself Off Production Professional Royal Saved Shakespeare Stratford Theater Thing Up Wanted]
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- It is such a cut throat industry where you get knocked down so much and get rejected so much. If you do not back yourself up, no one else is going to so you really need to learn to get up, shake the sand off your chest and keep going.
[ Back Chest Cut Down Else Get Going Industry Keep Knocked Learn Much Need Off Really Rejected Sand Shake Such Throat Up Where Your Yourself]
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- I went to London because, for me, it was the home of literature. I went there because of Dickens and Shakespeare.
[ Because Dickens Home Literature London Shakespeare Went]
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- Shakespeare doesn't really write subtext, you play the subtext.
[ Play Really Shakespeare Subtext Write]
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- I should be soaring away with my head tilted slightly toward the gods, feeding on the caviar of Shakespeare. An actor must act.
[ Act Actor Away Caviar Feeding Gods Head Must Shakespeare Should Slightly Soaring Tilted Toward]
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- I'd like people to remember me for a diligent expert workman. I think a poet is a workman. I think Shakespeare was a workman. And God's a workman. I don't think there's anything better than a workman.
[ Anything Better Diligent Expert God Poet Remember Shakespeare Than Think Workman]
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- Although I wasn't invited to shake hands with Hitler, I wasn't invited to the White House to shake hands with the President either.
[ Although Either Hands Hitler House Invited President Shake White]
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- I'd become sort of involved in things that were happening to people. No matter what color they be, whether they be Indians, or Negroes, the poor white person or anyone who was I thought more or less getting a bad shake.
[ Anyone Bad Become Color Getting Happening Indians Involved Less Matter More Negroes Person Poor Shake Sort Things Thought Were Whether White]
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- That Beatle euphoria has always been there, and it's hard to be in a room with a Beatle and try to be totally natural. You never shake that off.
[ Always Beatle Been Euphoria Hard Natural Never Off Room Shake Totally Try]
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- Sondheim is the Shakespeare of the musical theater world.
[ Musical Shakespeare Sondheim Theater World]
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- You rarely pay the rent by doing Shakespeare or Ibsen.
[ Doing Ibsen Pay Rarely Rent Shakespeare]
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- The process of philosophic and scientific enlightenment has shaken the stability of beliefs held explicitly as articles of faith.
[ Articles Beliefs Enlightenment Explicitly Faith Held Philosophic Process Scientific Shaken Stability]
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- A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit. Consider the responses called forth by the Bible, Homer, Shakespeare - let alone contemporary poetry or a modern novel.
[ Alone Anticipating Bible Book Called Consider Contemporary Elicit Forth Fully Homer Into Modern Novel Out Poetry Responses Sent Shakespeare Way Will World]
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- And in down times it shakes a lot of the bad SF out, a lot the stuff that was bought for literary reasons, which is neither entertaining nor great literature.
[ Bad Bought Down Entertaining Great Literary Literature Lot Neither Nor Out Reasons Sf Shakes Stuff Times Which]
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- I'm working now on a collection of Shakespearean sonnets, about 100 of them, that I may publish if anyone's interested. My take on life is a little different from the bard's.
[ Anyone Collection Different Interested Life Little May Now Publish Shakespearean Sonnets Take Them Working]
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- It's a perfectly valid position to not like Shakespeare.
[ Perfectly Position Shakespeare Valid]
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- Sometimes I just crave to play in Shakespeare again and I know and love playing Orlando so much.
[ Again Crave Just Know Love Much Orlando Play Playing Shakespeare Sometimes]
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- Shakespeare lets us see real people undergoing real processes, with real feelings.
[ Feelings Lets Processes Real See Shakespeare Undergoing Us]
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- The society Shakespeare knew was heading for tremendous change, and he seems to have recognized that and written about it in a coded way. I understand those codes, I think.
[ Change Coded Codes Heading Knew Recognized Seems Shakespeare Society Think Those Tremendous Understand Way Written]
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- Most people don't know that I am an accomplished dramatic actor... But I've performed in several Shakespeare productions including Hamlet, except in this version, Hamlet lives in an apartment with two women, and has to pretend he's gay so that the landlord won't evict him.
[ Accomplished Actor Am Apartment Dramatic Except Gay Hamlet Him Including Know Landlord Lives Most Performed Pretend Productions Several Shakespeare Two Version Women Won]
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- Confession, alas, is the new handshake.
[ Alas Confession Handshake New]
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- Rather than saying that the commissioner is hired by the owners and therefore is subservient to them, you have to look at whether or not the players are getting a fair shake.
[ Commissioner Fair Getting Hired Look Owners Players Rather Saying Shake Subservient Than Them Therefore Whether]
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- Society historically has a difficult time with the concept of something new and foreign that shakes up our comfortable views, especially if it involves the very volatile question of sexual identity.
[ Comfortable Concept Difficult Especially Foreign Historically Identity Involves New Our Question Sexual Shakes Society Something Time Up Very Views Volatile]
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- It's an intuitive exercise to do a Shakespeare play and to go through a Shakespeare play.
[ Exercise Go Intuitive Play Shakespeare Through]
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- Our job is to make manifest the story, to be it. In a sense, the theatre is such a big star itself, bigger than any Shakespearean actor I could hire, that we should take the opportunity to fill it with voice and verse and movement, not interpretation.
[ Actor Any Big Bigger Could Fill Hire Interpretation Itself Job Make Manifest Movement Opportunity Our Sense Shakespearean Should Star Story Such Take Than Theatre Verse Voice]
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- Both French and Latin are involved with nationalistic and religious implications which could not be entirely shaken off, and so, while they seemed for a long time to have solved the international language problem up to a certain point, they did not really do so in spirit.
[ Both Certain Could Did Entirely French Implications International Involved Language Latin Long Nationalistic Off Point Problem Really Religious Seemed Shaken Solved Spirit Time Up Which While]
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- I don't admire Freud as much as some people do. Imagine Shakespeare being aware of the Oedipal complex when he wrote Hamlet. It would have been a disaster.
[ Admire Aware Been Being Complex Disaster Freud Hamlet Imagine Much Shakespeare Some Would Wrote]
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- My writing improved the more I wrote - and the more I read good writing, from Shakespeare on down.
[ Down Good Improved More Read Shakespeare Writing Wrote]
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- I think there's a poet who wrote once a tragedy by Shakespeare, a symphony by Beethoven and a thunderstorm are based on the same elements. I think that's a beautiful line.
[ Based Beautiful Beethoven Elements Line Once Poet Same Shakespeare Symphony Think Thunderstorm Tragedy Wrote]
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- The new century has brought on its own terrible dangers, which although not reaching the apocalyptic potential of the Cold War, still have the capacity to shake our world.
[ Although Brought Capacity Century Cold Dangers New Our Own Potential Reaching Shake Still Terrible War Which World]
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- Only he shakes the heavens and from its treasures takes our the winds. He joins the waters and the clouds and produces the rain. He does all those things. Only he realizes miracles permanently.
[ Clouds Does Heavens Joins Miracles Only Our Permanently Produces Rain Realizes Shakes Takes Things Those Treasures Waters Winds]
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- Most of my career has been spent with the RSC doing Shakespeare, and the thing you learn from Shakespeare is that his historical plays don't bear anything other than a basic resemblance to history.
[ Anything Basic Bear Been Career Doing His Historical History Learn Most Other Plays Resemblance Rsc Shakespeare Spent Than Thing]
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- I've spent my career trying to help people without connections understand what's going on so that they have a chance of getting a fair shake from the connected and the powerful.
[ Career Chance Connected Connections Fair Getting Going Help Powerful Shake Spent Trying Understand Without]
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- Ice cream was my undoing, and six chocolate milk shakes in a row were nothing to me at one time.
[ Chocolate Cream Ice Milk Nothing Row Shakes Six Time Undoing Were]
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- What is more mortifying than to feel that you have missed the plum for want of courage to shake the tree?
[ Courage Feel Missed More Mortifying Plum Shake Than Tree Want]
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- I chose and my world was shaken. So what? The choice may have been mistaken; the choosing was not. You have to move on.
[ Been Choice Choosing Chose May Mistaken Move Shaken World]
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- When you know your cast well and their strengths and weaknesses, you can start writing for them, just the way Shakespeare wrote for his actors.
[ Actors Cast His Just Know Shakespeare Start Strengths Their Them Way Weaknesses Well Writing Wrote Your]
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- I shall now proceed to my own experience, which hath truly convinced me, the Lord is awakened as one out of sleep; and the voice of the Lord will shake terribly the earth.
[ Awakened Convinced Earth Experience Hath Lord Now Out Own Proceed Shake Shall Sleep Terribly Truly Voice Which Will]
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- I admire our ancestors, whoever they were. I think the first self-conscious person must have shaken in his boots. Because as he becomes self-conscious, he's no longer part of nature. He sees himself against nature. He looks at the vastness of the universe and it looks hostile.
[ Admire Against Ancestors Because Becomes Boots First Himself His Hostile Longer Looks Must Nature Our Part Person Sees Self-Conscious Shaken Think Universe Vastness Were Whoever]
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- I remain loyal to Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert in music and to Shakespeare and Jane Austen in literature.
[ Austen Bach Beethoven Jane Literature Loyal Mozart Music Remain Schubert Shakespeare]
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- One day, out of irritation, I said, you know all of those years with the Royal Shakespeare Company, all those years of playing kings and princes and speaking black verse, and bestriding the landscape of England was nothing but a preparation for sitting in the captain's chair of the Enterprise.
[ Black Captain Chair Company Day England Enterprise Irritation Kings Know Landscape Nothing Out Playing Preparation Princes Royal Said Shakespeare Sitting Speaking Those Verse Years]
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- But in the end it's still a game of golf, and if at the end of the day you can't shake hands with your opponents and still be friends, then you've missed the point.
[ Day End Friends Game Golf Hands Missed Opponents Point Shake Still Then Your]
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- English dramatic literature is, of course, dominated by Shakespeare; and it is almost inevitable that an English reader should measure the value of other poetic drama by the standards which Shakespeare has already implanted in his mind.
[ Almost Already Course Dominated Drama Dramatic English His Implanted Inevitable Literature Measure Mind Other Poetic Reader Shakespeare Should Standards Value Which]
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- In the literature of France Moliere occupies the same kind of position as Cervantes in that of Spain, Dante in that of Italy, and Shakespeare in that of England. His glory is more than national - it is universal.
[ Cervantes Dante England France Glory His Italy Kind Literature More National Occupies Position Same Shakespeare Spain Than Universal]
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- A Shakespeare could have arisen only on English soil. In the same way, your great dramatists and poets express the nature and essence of the Norwegian people, but they also express that which is universally valid for all mankind.
[ Also Arisen Could Dramatists English Essence Express Great Mankind Nature Norwegian Only Poets Same Shakespeare Soil Universally Valid Way Which Your]
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- I've had some threaten not to give Communion to me, even though they don't know my position, just because I'm a Democrat. I've had cardinals refuse to shake my hand because I'm a Democrat.
[ Because Cardinals Communion Democrat Even Give Had Hand Just Know Position Refuse Shake Some Though Threaten]
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- The movers and shakers have always been obsessive nuts.
[ Always Been Nuts Obsessive Shakers]
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- You learn from mistakes, but Shakespeare is one big non mistake isn't he? He just got everything right really.
[ Big Everything Got Just Learn Mistake Mistakes Non Really Right Shakespeare]
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- I don't fool myself. I can't see myself doing Shakespeare.
[ Doing Fool Myself See Shakespeare]
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- I sweat real sweat and I shake real shakes.
[ Real Shake Shakes Sweat]
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- And I just think that to introduce an unknown Shakespeare is thrilling, too - not to do Hamlet or Romeo and Juliet, to do the richer Shakespeare. People will come to this and not know the story.
[ Come Hamlet Introduce Juliet Just Know Richer Romeo Shakespeare Story Think Thrilling Too Unknown Will]
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- But I don't think there has ever been anything written on the nature of violent man as deep and as thorough as Shakespeare's Titus. I think it puts all modern movies and modern exploitations of violence to shame.
[ Anything Been Deep Ever Man Modern Movies Nature Puts Shakespeare Shame Think Thorough Titus Violence Violent Written]
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- Characters are an extreme form in Shakespeare's theater.
[ Characters Extreme Form Shakespeare Theater]
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- Shakespeare fascinated me. He hardly ever left the country. His imagination was worldwide though reading.
[ Country Ever Fascinated Hardly His Imagination Left Reading Shakespeare Though Worldwide]
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- The nearest figure to myself would be Shakespeare.
[ Figure Myself Nearest Shakespeare Would]
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- There is hardly a pioneer's hut which does not contain a few odd volumes of Shakespeare. I remember reading the feudal drama of Henry V for the first time in a log cabin.
[ Cabin Contain Does Drama Feudal Few First Hardly Henry Hut Log Odd Pioneer Reading Remember Shakespeare Time Volumes Which]
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- Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
[ Ability Acquire Apply Better Continuously Develop Forms Future Indefinite Knowledge Lives New Our Shakers Society Their Those Will Work]
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- Normally, I could hit hard enough, as anyone who studied my fights might have known. But the impression was that I was essentially defensive, the very reverse of a killer, the prize fighter who read books, even Shakespeare.
[ Anyone Books Could Defensive Enough Essentially Even Fighter Fights Hard Hit Impression Killer Known Might Normally Prize Read Reverse Shakespeare Studied Very]
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- On the streets, unrequited love and death go together almost as often as in Shakespeare.
[ Almost Death Go Love Often Shakespeare Streets Together Unrequited]
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- Every minute you are thinking of evil, you might have been thinking of good instead. Refuse to pander to a morbid interest in your own misdeeds. Pick yourself up, be sorry, shake yourself, and go on again.
[ Again Been Every Evil Go Good Instead Interest Might Minute Misdeeds Morbid Own Pick Refuse Shake Sorry Thinking Up Your Yourself]
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- I'd like to do a piece of Shakespeare. Any upcoming Shakespeare film. Just a bit to say I did a classic.
[ Any Bit Classic Did Film Just Piece Say Shakespeare Upcoming]
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- I think Shakespeare is really the one. Words as music and music as words. Everything he wrote was good, which is really frightening.
[ Everything Frightening Good Music Really Shakespeare Think Which Words Wrote]
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- I have always wanted what I have now come to call the voice of personal narrative. That has always been the appealing voice in poetry. It started for me lyrically in Shakespeare's sonnets.
[ Always Appealing Been Call Come Lyrically Narrative Now Personal Poetry Shakespeare Sonnets Started Voice Wanted]
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- How well Shakespeare knew how to improve and exalt little circumstances, when he borrowed them from circumstantial or vulgar historians.
[ Borrowed Circumstances Exalt Historians How Improve Knew Little Shakespeare Them Vulgar Well]
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- I never wanted to become an actress because I'd read great literature or seen great Shakespeare. It was more just wanting to understand what the people were really like, why they said all the strange things they did.
[ Actress Because Become Did Great Just Literature More Never Read Really Said Seen Shakespeare Strange Things Understand Wanted Wanting Were Why]
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- Lately, I can't shake the feeling that I've been living a dream for the last 10 years or so; I can't account for most of my 20s, and I have to continually remind myself that certain people are dead now and many of my friends have children.
[ Account Been Certain Children Continually Dead Dream Feeling Friends Last Lately Living Many Most Myself Now Remind Shake Years]
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- Any good piece of material like Shakespeare ought to be open to reinterpretation.
[ Any Good Material Open Ought Piece Shakespeare]
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- Sometimes I want to clean up my desk and go out and say, respect me, I'm a respectable grown-up, and other times I just want to jump into a paper bag and shake and bake myself to death.
[ Bag Bake Clean Death Desk Go Grown-Up Into Jump Just Myself Other Out Paper Respect Respectable Say Shake Sometimes Times Up Want]
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- Shakespeare is the one who gets re-interpreted most frequently.
[ Frequently Gets Most Shakespeare]
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- People have known of Shakespeare's homosexuality down through the ages.
[ Ages Down Homosexuality Known Shakespeare Through]
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- Now we sit through Shakespeare in order to recognize the quotations.
[ Now Order Quotations Recognize Shakespeare Sit Through]
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- I'm lucky enough to work with, I think, the greatest writer there's ever been, Shakespeare. Whose collected works would always be under my pillow if I was only ever allowed one book to keep, and who never bores me.
[ Allowed Always Been Book Bores Collected Enough Ever Greatest Keep Lucky Never Only Pillow Shakespeare Think Under Whose Work Works Would Writer]
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- Even at church, people would not shake my hand.
[ Church Even Hand Shake Would]
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- I have been agreeably disappointed in my idea of the camels. They are far from unpleasant to ride; in fact, it is much less fatiguing than riding on horseback, and even with the little practice I have yet had, I find it shakes me less.
[ Agreeably Been Camels Disappointed Even Fact Far Fatiguing Find Had Horseback Idea Less Little Much Practice Ride Riding Shakes Than Unpleasant Yet]
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- There's that old adage about how there's only seven plots in the world and Shakespeare's done them all before.
[ Adage Before Done How Old Only Plots Seven Shakespeare Them World]
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- A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.
[ Being First Hands Himself Human Responsibility Shake]
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- Nobody knows anything about Shakespeare the person. It's all legend, it is all rumor.
[ Anything Knows Legend Nobody Person Rumor Shakespeare]
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- He was white and shaken, like a dry martini.
[ Dry Martini Shaken White]
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- I say this quite deliberately, this is the finest Shakespearean performance I've seen.
[ Deliberately Finest Performance Quite Say Seen Shakespearean]
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- I do not shake hands from a sanitary standpoint.
[ Hands Sanitary Shake Standpoint]
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- This is not writing at all. Indeed, I could say that Shakespeare surpasses literature altogether, if I knew what I meant.
[ Altogether Could Indeed Knew Literature Meant Say Shakespeare Surpasses Writing]
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- Why, I just shake the buildings out of my sleeves.
[ Buildings Just Out Shake Sleeves Why]
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- I surrendered to a world of my imagination, reenacting all those wonderful tales my father would read aloud to me. I became a very active reader, especially history and Shakespeare.
[ Active Aloud Became Especially Father History Imagination Read Reader Shakespeare Surrendered Tales Those Very Wonderful World Would]
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- Anyone that has come to America past the age of eighteen will be able to understand when I say that you can never shake your accent.
[ Able Accent Age America Anyone Come Eighteen Never Past Say Shake Understand Will Your]
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- Doing Shakespeare in the Park has always been a dream. Everyone else says Hamlet, but I want to play Romeo.
[ Always Been Doing Dream Else Everyone Hamlet Park Play Romeo Says Shakespeare Want]
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