Act V Hamlet quotes

“Custom hath made it in him a property of easiness” Horatio to Hamlet about the grave digger- he’s used to death and digging graves is easy for him
“Alas, poor Yorkick! I knew him, Horatio… to this favour she must come” Hamlet to Horatio about Yorick saying he knew him, at the end of speech saying there’s no amount of makeup that can cover death
“Sweets to the sweet; farewell!” Queen to dead Ophelia, she’s tossing the flowers into her grave saying goodbye
“But it is no matter. Let Hercules himself do what he may, the cat will mew, and the dog will have his day” Hamlet to Larates, he’s arguing with him over Ophelia’s grave and who loves her more. Everyone will have their time.
“…a mans life’s no more than to say ‘one'” Hamlet to Horatio about how there’s only a split second between life and death, one moment you’re alive the next you’re not, it doesn’t take long to get revenge
“…to know a man well were to know himself” Hamlet to Osric and Horatio saying to know another man well you first need to know yourself
“Since no man of aught he leave knows, what is’t to leave betimes?” Hamlet to Horatio about how you can’t say “oh he died so early” because no man knows when he’s going to die
“If it be now, ’tis not to come; if it be not to come, it will be now; if it be not now, yet it will come; the readiness is all” Hamlet to Horatio, he’s realizing he’s going to die one way or another, he knows he is going to die and he’s no longer afraid of death
“Had I but time” Hamlet to everyone, it’s ironic because he had all the time in the world, so many people died because he didn’t act on killing the king
“The rest is silence” Hamlet to Horatio, his last words before he dies it’s ironic because he talks so much
“Now cracks a noble heart. Goodnight, sweet prince, and flights of angels sing thee to thy rest!” Horatio to Hamlet as he’s dying, what a noble man he was and now he is dead, he hopes he goes to heaven
“Rosencrantz and Guildensern are dead” Ambassador to Horatio and Fortinbras giving them the news that they were beheaded.