Sonnet 30: When To The Sessions Of Sweet Silent Thought By William Shakespeare

Sonnet 30: When To The Sessions Of Sweet Silent Thought By William Shakespeare When to the sessions of sweet silent thoughtI summon up remembrance of things past,I sigh the lack of many a thing I sought,And with old woes new wail my dear time’s waste:Then can I drown an eye, unus’d to flow,For precious friends […]

Sonnet 49: Against That Time, If Ever That Time Come By William Shakespeare

Sonnet 49: Against That Time, If Ever That Time Come By William Shakespeare Against that time, if ever that time come,When I shall see thee frown on my defects,When as thy love hath cast his utmost sum,Called to that audit by advised respects;Against that time when thou shalt strangely pass,And scarcely greet me with that […]

Sonnet 116: Let Me Not To The Marriage Of True Minds By William Shakespeare

Sonnet 116: Let Me Not To The Marriage Of True Minds By William Shakespeare Let me not to the marriage of true mindsAdmit impediments. Love is not loveWhich alters when it alteration finds,Or bends with the remover to remove.O no, it is an ever-fixèd markThat looks on tempests and is never shaken;It is the star […]

To Be, Or Not To Be, That Is The Question By William Shakespeare

To Be, Or Not To Be, That Is The Question By William Shakespeare (from Hamlet, spoken by Hamlet) To be, or not to be, that is the question:Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to sufferThe slings and arrows of outrageous fortune,Or to take arms against a sea of troublesAnd by opposing end them. To die—to […]

Sonnet 46 By William Shakespeare

Sonnet 46 By William Shakespeare Mine eye and heart are at a mortal war,How to divide the conquest of thy sight;Mine eye my heart thy picture’s sight would bar,My heart mine eye the freedom of that right.My heart doth plead that thou in him dost lie,A closet never pierced with crystal eyes,But the defendant doth […]

Poor Soul, The Centre Of My Sinful Earth By William Shakespeare

Poor Soul, The Centre Of My Sinful Earth By William Shakespeare Poor soul, the centre of my sinful earth,My sinful earth these rebel powers array,Why dost thou pine within and suffer dearth,Painting thy outward walls so costly gay?Why so large cost, having so short a lease,Dost thou upon thy fading mansion spend?Shall worms, inheritors of […]

All The World’s A Stage By William Shakespeare

All The World’s A Stage By William Shakespeare All the world’s a stage,And all the men and women merely players:They have their exits and their entrances;And one man in his time plays many parts,His acts being seven ages. At first, the infant,Mewling and puking in the nurse’s arms.And then the whining school-boy, with his satchelAnd […]

The Witches’ Spell From Macbeth By William Shakespeare

The Witches’ Spell From Macbeth By William Shakespeare Double, double toil and trouble;Fire burn and caldron bubble.Fillet of a fenny snake,In the caldron boil and bake;Eye of newt and toe of frog,Wool of bat and tongue of dog,Adder’s fork and blind-worm’s sting,Lizard’s leg and howlet’s wing,For a charm of powerful trouble,Like a hell-broth boil and […]

Sonnet 73 That Time Of Year Thou Mayst In Me Behold By William Shakespeare

Sonnet 73. That Time Of Year Thou Mayst In Me Behold. By William Shakespeare That time of year thou mayst in me beholdWhen yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hangUpon those boughs which shake against the cold,Bare ruined choirs, where late the sweet birds sang.In me thou see’st the twilight of such dayAs after […]

Words on Love By William Shakespeare

Words on Love William Shakespeare So long as I can breathe or I can see so long lives your love which gives life to me.When you depart from me sorrow abides, and happiness takes his leave.Love looks not with eyes, but with the mind.Love is the most beautiful of dreams and the worst of nightmares.Love is a […]