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Hamlet holds a skull in his hand and says, "Alas, poor ..."
What, according to Shakespeare, is "a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing"?
Complete this quote.
Misery acquaints a man with strange ...
What word is missing in this quote from Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night"?
Some are born great.
Some achieve greatness.
Some have greatness ---- upon them.
Complete this quote.
All the world's a stage and all the
men and women merely ...
Beware the ides of March.
What dire warning was given to Julius Caesar by the soothsayer?
Complete this line from "Sonnet 18."
Shall I compare thee to a ...
A. tranquil bay
B. child at play
C. donkey's bray
D. summer's day
E. black negligee
What name completes this passage from "Romeo and Juliet"?
Deny thy father and refuse thy name,
or, if thou will not, be but sworn my
love and I'll no longer be a ...
What is the final word in this quote from "The Tempest"?
We are such stuff as dreams are made on,
And our little life is rounded with a ...
Friends, Romans, countrymen ...
Recite the first few words of Mark Antony's funeral oration.
Complete this quote from "Twelfth Night."
If music be the food of love, ...
A. play on
B. run smooth
C. let them eat cake
D. then may it end well
E. then what fools these mortals be
What two words complete this line from "Hamlet"?
This above all - to thine own self...
Finish this quote.
Uneasy lies the head that wears a ...
E. rolling pin
Complete this suggestion from the play, "Henry VI: Part II."
The first thing we do, let's kill all the ...
Which name belongs in this quote?
It is the east and ---- is the sun.
According to Falstaff, discretion is the better part of ..
Which language is missing from this Shakespearean statement?
But for mine own part it was ---- to me.
What are the next two words in this quote from the character named Puck?
Lord, what fools these ...
Complete this quote from "King Lear."
How sharper than a serpent's tooth
it is to have a ...
A. winter wind
B. fair Hippolyta
C. thankless child
D. strange bedfellow
E. womb untimely ripped
not to praise him
Complete this quote from "Julius Caesar."
We have come to bury Caesar ...
Which line is from "The Merchant of Venice"?
A. Fair is foul and foul is fair.
B. I am a man whom Fortune hath cruelly scratched.
C. The path is smooth that leadeth to danger.
D. If you prick us do we not bleed?
E. Is this a dagger I see before me?
To be or not to be
Give the first six words of Hamlet's soliloquy.
Complete this quote from Richard III.
Now is the winter of our ...
What two words follow in this quote from "Macbeth"?
Double, double, toil and trouble,
Fire burn and ...
In "Othello," what emotional state is described as "the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on"?
What is the next word in this quote from the Merchant Of Venice?
The quality of mercy is not ...
What are the next two words in this quote from "Midsummer Night's Dream"?
The course of true love never did ..
A. run smooth
B. drive quickly
C. play out
D. lead homeward
E. pass away
kingdom for a horse
What four words complete this passage by Shakespeare?
A horse! A horse! My ...
Which quote is not from Hamlet?
A. The rest is silence.
B. Neither a borrower nor a lender be.
C. Cowards die many times before their deaths.
D. Though this be madness, yet there is method in it.
E. Something is rotten in the state of Denmark.
moves my bones
Complete William Shakespeare's epitaph.
Good friend for Jesus' sake forbear
To dig the dust enclosed here.
Blest be the man that spares these stones,
And curst be he that ...
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Answers to Shakespearean Quotes
6. Beware the ides of March.
10. Friends, Romans, countrymen ...
12. be true
18. mortals be
20. not to praise him
22. To be or not to be
24. cauldron bubble
28. kingdom for a horse
30. moves my bones
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