Posts tagged William Shakespeare.

Never was a war did cease, ere bloody hands were washed, with such a peace.

    — William Shakespeare, from Cymbeline

Posted by pianogirl89

Her life was beastly and devoid of pity,
And being dead, let birds on her take pity.

    — William Shakespeare, from Titus Andronicus

Posted by hrothgarxii

Then sigh not so, but let them go,
And be you blithe and bonny,
Converting all your sounds of woe
Into hey nonny, nonny.

    — William Shakespeare, from “Sigh No More” in Much Ado About Nothing

Posted by miscfisc

Now civil wounds are stopp’d, peace lives again:
That she may long live here, God say amen!

    — William Shakespeare, Richard III (thanks, folderolandmarginalia)

Posted by owleclectic

As you from crimes would pardoned be,
Let your indulgence set me free.

    — William Shakespeare, from The Tempest (thanks, easytochronicle)

So call the field to rest, and let’s away
To part the glories of this happy day.

    — William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar (thank you, turtle787)

Posted by turtle787