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Definition English dramatist and poet frequently cited as the greatest writer in the English language and who wrote such words as Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet (1564-1616)
  • It was Shakespeare who coined the expression, "All that glitters is not gold."
Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • In the play As You Like It Shakespeare wrote "A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • We enjoy Shakespeare in the Park programs during the summer.
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • The complete works of Shakespeare use about 20,000 different words.
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • Shakespeare's plays are frequently performed — sometimes modernized through setting without altering the text.
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • As Shakespeare said, "The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose."
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • The only famous authors he could think of were Charles Dickens, William Shakespeare, and Mark Twain.
    Louis Sachar  --  Holes
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • But, with all my love for Shakespeare, it is often weary work to read all the meanings into his lines which critics and commentators have given them.
    Helen Keller  --  Story of My Life
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • See, Shakespeare isn't so bad.
    Sharon M. Draper  --  Tears of a Tiger
  • Shakespeare = Writer of plays and poetry frequently cited as the greatest writer in the English language (1564-1616)
  • Shakespeare talks about how the rose has perfume that makes it beautiful on the inside.
    Alex Flinn  --  Beastly
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • If I had a whole book of Shakespeare they could keep me in the hospital for a year.
    Frank McCourt  --  Angela's Ashes
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • He called me Shakespeare.
    Tennessee Williams  --  The Glass Menagerie
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • If ever a mind was incandescent, unimpeded, I thought, turning again to the bookcase, it was Shakespeare's mind.
    Virginia Woolf  --  A Room of One's Own
  • Shakespeare = English poet and dramatist frequently cited as the greatest writer in the English language (1564-1616)
  • How many copies of Shakespeare and Plato?
    Ray Bradbury  --  Fahrenheit 451
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • Phillips swore old Shaw had cut out the "Tempest" from Shakespeare before he let Nolan have it, because he said "the Bermudas ought to be ours,"
    Edward E. Hale  --  The Man Without a Country
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • (also enjoying himself) Mr. William Shakespeare.
    Athol Fugard  --  Master Harold...and the Boys
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • The greatest writers, like Chaucer, or Shakespeare.
    David Almond  --  Kit's Wilderness
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • The William Shakespeare — the guy who wrote the plays?
    Darren Shan  --  A Vampire's Assistant
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • Before they went to bed, Francie and Neeley had to read a page of the Bible and a page from Shakespeare.
    Betty Smith  --  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language and whose works include Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet
  • She would go and pull out different stories by Mr. Shakespeare and read the titles.
    Forest Carter  --  Education of Little Tree
Shakespeare = writer of plays and poetry frequently cited as the greatest writer in the English language (1564-1616)

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