Hamlet Quotes

Act 3,Scene 1, line 64: To be or not to be_ that is the question Hamlet in a soliloquy contemplating suicide
Act 3, Scene 1, line 131-132: Get thee to a nunnery why wouldst thou be a breeder of sinners? Hamlet to Ophelia about never marrying and never having sinful children
Act 3, Scene 1, line 154-156: I have heard of your painting too, well enough. God hath given you one face, and you make yourself another. Hamlet to Ophelia about the fact that women try to hide their trueselves.
Act 3, Scene 1, line 203: Madness in great ones not unwatched go Claudius to Polonius that they should carefully watch Hamlet because he could be dangerous
Act 3, Scene 2, line 18-21: Suit the action to the word. . . modety of nature Hamlet to the actor or player explaining that he wants them to keep the play true to the script and they should not alter the script in any way.
Act 3, Scene 2, line 254: The lady doth protest too much methinks. Gertrude talking to Hamlet about the women in that play arguing with everything when she should be more agreeable
Act 3, Scene 3, line 40-42: O, my offense in rank, it smells to heaven; A brother’s murder Claudius talking to himself about his evil deeds
Act 3, Scene 3, line 102-103: My words fly up, my thoughts remain; words without thoughts never to heaven go Claudius talking to himself about the fact that he cannot pray because he is not truly repentant because he will not give up the crown of Gertrude.

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