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Act 1, Scene 1
'Doing, in the figure of a lamb, the feats of a lion'
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘I pray you, is Signior Mountanto returned from the wars or no?’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘My cousin means Signior Benedick of Padua’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘But how many hath he killed? for I indeed promised to eat all his killing’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘And a good soldier to a lady: but what is he to a lord?’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘He is no less than a stuffed man’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘He hath every month a new sworn brother’
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‘He will hang upon him like a disease: he is sooner caught than the pestilence, and the taker runs presently mad’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘Were you in doubt sir, that you asked her?’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘What, my dear Lady Disdain! are you yet living?’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘Is it possible that disdain should die while she hath such meet food to feed it as Signior Benedick?’
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‘I had rather hear my dog bark at a crow than a man swear he loves me’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘Well, you are a rare parrot teacher’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘A bird of my tongue is better than a beast of yours’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘Can the world buy such a jewel?
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘If my passion change not shortly, God forbid it should be otherwise’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘That a woman conceived me, I thank her; that she brought me up, I likewise give her most humble thanks’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘I will live a Bachelor’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘The savage bull may, but if ever the sensible Benedick bear it, pluck off the bull’s horns and set them in my forehead’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘Hath Leonato any son, my lord?’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘I look’d upon her with soldier’s eye, that liked, but had a rougher task in hand’
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Act 1, Scene 1
‘Thou shalt have her’
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Act 1, Scene 3
‘I cannot hide what I am'
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Act 1, Scene 3
‘I had rather be a canker in a hedge than a rose in his grace’
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Act 1, Scene 3
‘I am a plain-dealing villain’
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Act 1, Scene 3
‘I am trusted with a muzzle and enfranchised with a clog’
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Act 1, Scene 3
‘If I had my mouth, I would bite, if I had my liberty I would do my liking’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘He that is no more than a youth is not for me, and he that is less than a man, I am not for him’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘Would it not grieve a woman to be overpowered with a piece of valiant dust’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘Why he is the prince’s jester, a very dull fool’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘Tis certain so, the prince wooes for himself for himself’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘Farewell, therefore, Hero’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘She speaks poniards, and every word stabs’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘I cannot endure my Lady Tongue’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘Civil as an orange, and something of that jealous complexion’
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Act 2, Scene 1
‘A pleasant-spirited lady’
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Act 2, Scene 2
‘Jealousy shall be called assurance and all the preparation overthrown’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘Man is a fool when he dedicates his behaviors to love’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘His words are a very fantastical banquet’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘One woman is fair, yet I am well, another is wise, yet I am well, but till all graces be in one woman, one woman shall not come in my grace’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘Men were deceivers ever’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘She loves him with an enraged affection’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘Down upon her knees she falls…’O sweet Benedick! God give me patience!’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘They say the lady is fair; tis a truth… and virtuous; tis so’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘I will be horribly in love with her’
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Act 2, Scene 3
‘I have railed so long against marriage, but doth not the appetite alter?’
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Act 3, Scene 1
‘Turns she every man the wrong side out’
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Act 3, Scene 1
‘What fire is in mine ears?’
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Act 3, Scene 1
‘Taming my wild heart to thy loving hand’
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Act 3, Scene 2
‘Leonato’s Hero, your Hero, every man’s Hero’
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Act 3, Scene 5
‘Goodman Verges, sir, speaks a little off the matter-an old man, sir, and his wits are not so blunt.’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘Rich and precious gift’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘Give not this rotten orange to your friend’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘Would you not swear…that she were a maid, by these exterior shows?’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘She knows the heat of a luxurious bed’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘Not to knit my soul to an approved wanton’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘You are more intemperate in your blood than Venus, or those pamper’d animals that rage in savage sensuality’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘Death is the fairest cover for her shame that may be wish’d for’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘Do not live Hero; do not open thine eyes’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘She is fallen into a pit of ink’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘I do love nothing in the world so well as you: is that not strange?’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘I love you with so much of my heart that none is left to protest’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘O God, that I were a man! I would eat his heart in the marketplace’
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Act 4, Scene 1
‘Manhood is melted into courtesies, valour into compliment'
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Act 5, Scene 2
‘Suffer love’
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Act 5, Scene 2
‘Thou and I are too wise to woo peaceably’
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Act 5, Scene 2
‘I will live in thy heart, die in thy lap, and be buried in thy eyes’
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Act 5, Scene 3
‘Done to death by slanderous tongues’
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Act 5, Scene 4
'Come, I will have thee; but, by this light, I take thee for pity'
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Act 5, Scene 4
'I would not deny you; but, by this good day, I yield upon great persuasion'
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Act 5, Scene 4
‘For man is a giddy thing, and this is my conclusion’
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