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First Folio Quotes

Shakespeare for Kids

Without the First Folio of Shakespeare's plays, we would not have these common phrases in the English language today.


Fair is foul, and foul is fair...

- Macbeth, 1.1.12


Double, double toil and trouble;

Fire burn and cauldron bubble.

- Macbeth, 4.1.10-11


There is something in the wind...

- The Comedy of Errors, 3.1.107


Et tu, Bruté?

- Julius Caesar, 3.1.85


Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears.

- Julius Caesar, 3.2.82


Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.

- The Tempest, 2.2.40-41


How beauteous mankind is! O, brave new world

That has such people in it.

 - The Tempest. 5.1.17-18

The Tempest


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