Much ado about nothing quotes
Much Ado About Nothing Quotes by William Shakespeare
'Much Ado About Nothing' Quotes
Good Signior Leonato, you are come to meet your trouble: the fashion of the world is to avoid You have it full, Benedick: we may guess by this what you are, being a man. Truly, the lady fathers That is the sum of all, Leonato. Signior Claudio and Signior Benedick, my dear friend Leonato hath Well, if ever thou dost fall from this faith, thou wilt prove a notable argument.
Quote 1: "You must not, sir, mistake my niece. There is a kind of merry war betwixt Signior Benedick and her: they never meet but there's a skirmish of wit between them. Quote 2: "I had rather hear my dog bark at a crow than a man swear he loves me. Quote 3: "That a woman conceived me, I thank her: that she brought me up, I likewise give her most humble thanks: but that I will have a recheat winded in my forehead, or hang my bugle in an invisible baldrick, all women shall pardon me. Because I will not do them the wrong to mistrust any, I will do myself the right to trust none: and the fine is, for the which I may go the finer, I will live a bachelor.
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There's a skirmish of wit between them. Leonato, Act 1 Scene 1 In time the savage bull doth bear the yoke. Don Pedro, Act 1 Scene 1 He that hath a beard is more than a youth, and he that hath no beard is less than a man: and he that is more than a youth is not for me, and he that is less than a man, I am not for him. Beatrice, Act 2 Scene 1 As merry as the day is long. Beatrice, Act 2 Scene 1 Speak low if you speak love. Claudio, Act 2 Scene 1 She speaks poniards, and every word stabs. Benedick, Act 2 Scene 1 I will not be sworn, but love may transform me to an oyster.