Hamlet Quotes, Act 1

Something is rotten in the state of Denmark Marcellus to HoratioAfter seeing the ghost of Old HamletAct 1 Scene 4
Doomed for a certain term to walk the night, and for the day confined to fast n fires, till the foul crimes done i my days of nature are burnt and purged away. Ghost of Old Hamlet to HamletAct 1 Scene 5
O my prophetic soul. Hamlet to the ghost of Old HamletAfter ghost says that Claudius killed himAct 1 Scene 5
Ay that incestuous, that adulterate beast, with witchcraft of his wit, with traitorous gifts, o wicked wit and gifts, that have the power so to seduce! won to his shameful lust the will of my most seeming virtuous queen. Ghost of Old Hamlet to HamletAct 1 Scene 5
Let not the royal bed of Denmark be a couch for luxury and damned incest. But, howsoever thou pursuest this act, taint not thy mind, nor let thy soul contrive against thy mother aught. Leave her to heaven. Ghost of Old Hamlet to Young HamletAct 1 Scene 5
The time is out of joint. O cursed spite that ever I was born to set it right. Hamlet who has just learned the entire story of his father’s murder and now plans to get revengeAct 1 Scene 5