22 Quotes From Shakespeare To Live Your Life By

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If you're going to listen to anyone, it better be Shakespeare.

If anyone has provided advice for every area of your life, it's Shakespeare. His words live on and have become ingrained in our vernacular.

Though it's good to pause and think about what character was speaking those words— rather than fashioning yourself after a hot-air balloon like Polonius— a lot of these quotes stand on their own.

For life, loss, and love, he's got you covered:

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