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      "Love is the greatest of dreams, yet the worst of nightmares." William Shakespeare is on #WilliamShakespeare

    • Edie McDonnell ~WoW~

      William Shakespeare (April 1564 - 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon". His extant works including some collaborations, consist of about 38 plays, 154 sonnets, 2 long narrative poems, 2 epitaphs on a man named John Combe, 1 epitaph on Elias James, and several other poems.

    • Karin Bosma

      Can You Guess The Shakespeare Plays From The Quotes? (I got 11/20, which I feel is pretty good for someone who's only read a couple of plays and certainly never studied him :) ).

    • Udi Maor

      William Shakespeare ---Here are some of my favorite quotes from the Bard: "The quality of mercy is not strained; It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath. It is twice blest; It blesseth him that gives and him that takes." ~Portia in The Merchant of Venice..................... "We are such stuff As dreams are made on; and our little life Is rounded with a sleep." ~Prospero in The Tempest ................ "...there is nothing either good or bad, bu...

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