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The time is out of joint. O cursed spite that ever I was born to set it right! Nay, come let's go together.

Hamlet

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The play's the thing wherein I'll catch the conscience of the king.

Hamlet

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I say you are the murderer of the king whose murderer you seek.

Tiresias

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Stella-lahhhh!

Stanley

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Count no mortal happy till he has passed the final limit in his life secure from pain.

Chorus

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Never inside. I didn't lie in my heart....

Blanche

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Now cracks a noble heart. Good night, sweet prince, and flights of angels sing to thy rest!

Horatio

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That's how I'll clear the table!

Stanley

8

I doubt it is no other but the main, his father's death and our o'erhasty marriage.

Queen

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Revenge is foul and most unusual murder.

Ghost

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...was doomed to be murderer of my father that begot me.

Oedipus

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Be sure, I would have done this had not I wished first all to learn from God the course of action I should follow.

Creon

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Ay, that incestuous, that adulterate beast, with witchcraft of his wits, with traitorous gifts-- O wicked wit and gifts that have the power so to seduce!-- won to his shameful lust the will of my most seeming virtuous queen. O Hamlet, what a falling off was there

Ghost

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Whoever you are-- I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.

Blanche

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There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt in your philosophy.

Hamlet

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Hey, canary bird! Toots! Get OUT of the BATHROOM!

Stanley

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Revenge should have no bounds.

Claudius

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The day doth protest too much, methinks.

Queen

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I am but mad north-north-west; when the wind in southerly I know a hawk from a handsaw.

Hamlet

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Before this, in dreams too, as well as oracles, many a man has lain with his own mother, but he to whom such things are nothing bears his life most easily.

Jocasta

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That gift you must ask of the God.

Creon

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In the state of Louisiana we have the Napoleonic code according to which what belongs to the wife belongs to the husband and vice versa.

Stanley

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I don't think I ever seen you in the light. That's a fact.

Mitch

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For when I drive pollution from the land I will not serve a distant friend's advantage but act in my own interest. Whoever he was that killed the king may readily wish to dispatch me wish his murderous hand; so helping the dead king I he'll myself.

Oedipus

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A bloody deed!-- almost as bad, good mother, as kill a kind and marry his brother.

Hamlet

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Yes? Then I warn you faithfully to keep the letter of your proclamation and from this day forth to speak no work of greeting to these nor me; you are the land's pollution.

Tiresias

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Gertrude, do not drink.

Claudius

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So far as prophesy goes, henceforward I shall not look to the right hand or the left.

Jocasta

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Neither a borrower nor a lender be... this above all, to thine own self be true...

Polonious

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But you are the one that abandoned Belle Reve, not I! I stayed and fought for it, bled for it, almost died for it!

Blanche

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A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a king and eat of the guts of a beggar... Nothing but to show you how a king may go a progress through the guts of a beggar.

Hamlet

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Frailty, thy name is woman---

Hamlet

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The Kowalskis and the DuBoises have different notions.

Stanley

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I'm not in anything I want to get out of.

Stella

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I was just killed with mine own treachery.

Laertes

35

Don't---don't hang back with the brutes!

Blanche

36

The drink, the drink! I am poisoned.

Queen

37

Why then 'tis none to you; for there is nothing either food or bad, but thinking makes it so.

Hamlet

38

I am ashamed of the way I perspire.

Mitch

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When our deep plots do pall; and that should learn us there's a divinity that shapes our ends, rough-hew them how we will.

Hamlet