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Shakespeare
used in Turtles All the Way Down

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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)
  • The merest schoolgirl, when she falls in love, has Shakespeare or Keats to speak her mind for her; but let a sufferer try to describe a pain in his head to a doctor and language at once runs dry.
    p. 89.4
Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
  • "What's past is prologue." —WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
    p. 187.7
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
  • "Awake, dear heart, awake. Thou hast slept well. Awake." —WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
    p. 188.3
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
  • "The isle is full of noises." —WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
    p. 188.5
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
  • "This thing of darkness I / Acknowledge mine." —WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
    p. 188.9
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
  • "Doubt thou that the stars are fire, / Doubt that the sun doth move." —WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
    p. 207.9
  • William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
  • Even Shakespeare assumed fundamental truths about the fundament that turned out to be wrong. Who knows what lies I believe, or you do.
    p. 207.9
  • Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
  • "And, like the baseless fabric of this vision, / The cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, / The solemn temples, the great globe itself, / Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve / And, like this insubstantial pageant faded, / Leave not a rack behind."—WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
    p. 277.9
William Shakespeare = author widely regarded as the greatest in the English language
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