The 21 best William Shakespeare quotes

“Things won are done; joy's soul lies in the doing.”
by William Shakespeare
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Eliot
Santaquin, UT

Quote #16 is a loose translation (from Latin) of a euphemism penned by Seneca in his essays on anger (De Ira). It is wrongly attributed to Shakespeare. If you still think Shakespeare wrote it, please identify in which of his works it is found.

Texas Ken
Killeen, TX

Please include the source (Play, Act, Scene, Sonnet #, poem title, etc.) for all of the quotes.

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