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Seems, madam! Nay, it is; I know not "seems."
Act 1, Scene 2

O, that this too too solid flesh would melt,
Thaw, and resolve itself into a dew.
Act 1, Scene 2

How weary, stale, flat, and unprofitable
Seem to me all the uses of this world.
Act 1, Scene 2

Frailty, thy name is woman!
Act 1, Scene 2

But break, my heart, for I must hold my tongue.
Act 1, Scene 2

I'll speak to it though Hell itself should gape
And bid me hold my peace.
Act 1, Scene 2

But to my mind, though I am native here
And to the manner born, it is a custom
More honour'd in the breach than the observance.
Act 1, Scene 4

Why, what should be the fear?
I do not set my life at a pin's fee,
And for my soul, what can it do to that,
Being a thing immortal as itself?
Act 1, Scene 4

O most pernicious woman!
O, villain, villain, smiling, damned villain!
My tables, meet it is I set it down,
That one may smile, and smile, and be a villain.
Act 1, Scene 5

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.
Act 1, Scene 5

The time is out of joint; O cursed spite,
That ever I was born to set it right!
Act 1, Scene 5

Beggar that I am, I am even poor in thanks.
Act 2, Scene 2

I could be bounded in a nutshell, and count myself a king of infinite space, were it not that I have bad dreams.
Act 2, Scene 2

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
Act 2, Scene 2

O! what a rogue and peasant slave am I!
Act 2, Scene 2

What's Hecuba to him, or he to Hecuba,
That he should weep for her?
Act 2, Scene 2

To be, or not to be, that is the question
Act 3, Scene 1

Let me be cruel, not unnatural;
I will speak daggers to her, but use none.
Act 3, Scene 2

I must be cruel, only to be kind: Thus bad begins and worse remains behind.
Act 3, Scene 4

a knavish speech sleeps in a foolish ear.
Act 3, Scene 4

How all occasions do inform against me,
And spur my dull revenge!
Act 4, Scene 4

O! from this time forth,
My thoughts be bloody, or be nothing worth!
Act 4, Scene 4

I lov'd Ophelia: forty thousand brothers
Could not, with all their quantity of love,
Make up my sum.
Act 5, Scene 1

Let Hercules himself do what he may,
The cat will mew, and dog will have his day.
Act 5, Scene 1

There's a divinity that shapes our ends,
Rough-hew them how we will.
Act 5, Scene 2

Polonius Quotes From Hamlet

Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice;
Take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment.
Act 1, Scene 3

Neither a borrower nor a lender be:
For loan oft loses both itself and friend.
Act 1, Scene 3

This above all to thine own self be true;
And it must follow, as the night the day,
Thou canst not then be false to any man.
Act 1, Scene 3

brevity is the soul of wit
Act 2, Scene 2

Though this be madness, yet there is method in 't.
Act 2, Scene 2

Claudius Quotes From Hamlet

Our sometime sister, now our Queen.
Act 1, Scene 2

O! my offence is rank, it smells to heaven.
Act 3, Scene 3

What if this cursed hand
Were thicker than itself with brother's blood,
Is there not rain enough in the sweet heavens
To wash it white as snow?
Act 3, Scene 3

My words fly up, my thoughts remain below;
Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
Act 3, Scene 3

When sorrows come, they come not single spies,
But in battalions.
Act 4, Scene 4

Ophelia Quotes From Hamlet

Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind.
Act 3, Scene 1

O, woe is me
To have seen what I have seen, see what I see!
Act 3, Scene 1

We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
Act 4, Scene 5

Good-night, ladies; good-night, sweet ladies; good-night, good-night.
Act 4, Scene 5

Gertrude Quotes From Hamlet

More matter with less art.
Act 2, Scene 2

The lady doth protest too much, methinks.
Act 3, Scene 2

Be thou assur'd, if words be made of breath,
And breath of life, I have no life to breathe
What thou hast said to me.
Act 3, Scene 4

Horatio Quotes From Hamlet

A countenance more in sorrow than in anger.
Act 1, Scene 2

Now cracks a noble heart. Good-night, sweet prince;
And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.
Act 5, Scene 2

Laertes Quotes From Hamlet

Too much of water hast thou, poor Ophelia,
And therefore I forbid my tears.
Act 4, Scene 7

Lay her i' the earth:
And from her fair and unpolluted flesh
May violets spring!
Act 5, Scene 1

Ghost Quotes From Hamlet

My hour is almost come
When I to sulphrous and tormenting flames
Must render up myself.
Act 1, Scene 5

The serpent that did sting thy father's life
Now wears his crown.
Act 1, Scene 5

Marcellus Quotes From Hamlet

Something is rotten in the state of Denmark.
Act 1, Scene 4

Francisco Quotes From Hamlet

You come most carefully upon your hour.
Act 1, Scene 1

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