Reference > Quotations > John Bartlett, comp. > Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. > William Shakespeare > The Comedy of Errors.
  PREVIOUS NEXT  
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD · AUTHOR INDEX · CONCORDANCE INDEX
John Bartlett, comp. (1820–1905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
 
William Shakespeare. (1564-1616)
 
The Comedy of Errors.
 
 
1
    The pleasing punishment that women bear.
          The Comedy of Errors. Act i. Sc. 1.
2
    A wretched soul, bruised with adversity.
          The Comedy of Errors. Act ii. Sc. 1.
3
    Every why hath a wherefore. 1
          The Comedy of Errors. Act ii. Sc. 2.
4
    Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast.
          The Comedy of Errors. Act iii. Sc. 1.
5
    One Pinch, a hungry lean-faced villain,
A mere anatomy.
          The Comedy of Errors. Act v. Sc. 1.
6
    A needy, hollow-eyed, sharp-looking wretch,
A living-dead man.
          The Comedy of Errors. Act v. Sc. 1.
7
    Let ’s go hand in hand, not one before another.
          The Comedy of Errors. Act v. Sc. 1.
 
Note 1.
For every why he had a wherefore.—Samuel Butler: Hudibras, part i. canto i. line 132. [back]
 

CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD · AUTHOR INDEX · CONCORDANCE INDEX
  PREVIOUS NEXT  
 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors