11 Shakespeare Quotes All Men Should Know

Celebrate the bard's birthday with the most useful things he ever said

A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
– As You Like It

'Tis marvelous to have a giant's strength, but tyrannous to use it like a giant.
– Measure For Measure

All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.
– As You Like It

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There's many a man has more hair than wit.
– The Comedy Of Errors

Listen to many, speak to a few.
– Hamlet

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
– Julius Caesar

No legacy is so rich as honesty.
– All's Well That Ends Well

A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.
– Much Ado About Nothing

With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.
– The Merchant Of Venice

The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
– Othello

What is past is prologue.
– The Tempest

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