Aphorisms coined by William Shakespeare through his many plays. Time has turned many of his adages into proverbs.
- Expectation is the root of all heartache.
- Wisdom for the soul, p. 280
- Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
- Profiling Shakespeare, p. 283
- "To thine own self be true."
- Meaning: It is a poor idea to lie to yourself.
- The proverbial Winston Churchill