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"The course of true love never did run smooth."

"There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so."

"There's no trust, no faith, no honesty in men; all perjured, all forsworn, all naught, all dissemblers."

"What a piece of work is a man, how noble in reason, how infinite in faculties, in form and moving how express and admirable, in action how like an angel, in apprehension how like a god."

"What is past is prologue."

"When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools."

"But will they come when you do call for them?"

"With as little a web as this will I ensnare as great a fly as Cassio."

"Sweet are the uses of adversity."

"I dote on his very absence."

"Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment."

"Days of absence, sad and dreary, Clothed in sorrow's dark array, Days of absence, I am weary; She I love is far away."

"Absence doth sharpen love, presence strengthens it; the one brings fuel, the other blows it till it burns clear."

"O, he sits high in all the people's hearts; And that which would appear offence in us, His countenance, like richest alchemy, Will change to virtue and to worthiness."

"Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct."

"The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, Which hurts and is desired."

"Things done well and with a care, exempt themselves from fear."

"He lives in fame that died in virtue's cause."

"Fame lulls the fever of the soul, and makes Us feel that we have grasp'd an immortality."

"Nothing is so common-place as to wish to be remarkable."

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