Quiz: Can You Match the Famous Shakespeare Line to Its Play?
Can You Match the Famous Shakespeare Line to Its Play?
By: Annette
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About This Quiz

All the world is a quiz, and the wrong answers are merely failures. In this quiz, we'll test your knowledge of Shakespeare's most famous quotes. Can you match each of them to the right play?

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"To be, or not to be: that is the question."
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"Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou Romeo?"
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"Now is the winter of our discontent."
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"Love all, trust a few,%0Ddo wrong to none."
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"Frailty, thy name is woman."
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"Is this a dagger which I see before me, the handle toward my hand?"
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"Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage."
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"Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?"
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"This above all: to thine own self be true."
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"Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once.”
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"A horse! A horse! My kingdom for a horse!"
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"The lady doth protest too much, methinks."
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"Men at some time are masters of their fates: The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves, that we are underlings.”
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"Young men's love then lies, not truly in their hearts, but in their eyes.”
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"How sharper than a serpent’s tooth it is to have a thankless child!"
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"There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”
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"We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life is rounded with a sleep."
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"If music be the food of love, play on."
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"My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.”
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"The course of true love never did run smooth."
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"Moderate lamentation is the right of the dead, excessive grief the enemy to the living.”
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"Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind."
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"By all the vows that ever men have broke (in number more than ever women spoke).”
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"...be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon ’em.”
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"Full fathom five thy father lies; of his bones are coral made. Those are pearls that were his eyes. Nothing of him that doth fade, but doth suffer a sea-change into something rich and strange."
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"A man can die but once."
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"If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not die? And if you wrong us, shall we not revenge?"
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"I am one who loved not wisely but too well."
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"Beware the Ides of March."
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"The better part of valor is discretion."
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"Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears."
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"Lord, what fools these mortals be!"
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"Cry 'havoc!' and let slip the dogs of war."
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"There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so."
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