Hamlet Quotes Act 3

To be, or not to be, that is the question: whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune or to take arms against a sea of troubles, and by opposing end them. Hamlet to himself
When he himself might his guietus make with a bare bodkin? Hamlet to himself
But that the dread of something after death the undiscover’d country, from whose bourn no traveller returns, puzzles the will, and makes us rather bear those ills we have than fly to others that we now not of? Hamlet to himself
Thus conscience does make cowards of us all Hamlet to himself
Get thee to a nunnery Hamlet to Ophelia
O, what a noble mind is here o’erthrown! The courtier’s, scholar’s, eye, tongue, sword, the expectancy and rose of the fair state, the glass of fashion and the mould of form Ophelia talking about Hamlet
It shall do well. But yet do I believe the origin and commencement of his grief sprung from neglected love Polonius talking to the Claudius about Hamlet
To England send him; or confine him where your wisdom best shall think Polonius talking to the Claudius about Hamlet
Madness in great ones must not go unwatch’d go Claudius talking to Polonius about Hamlet
Speak the speech, I pray you, as I pronounced it to you, trippingly on the tongue. But if you mouth it, as many of our players do, I had as lief the town-crier spoke my lines. Hamlet talking to the three players
Yet, though I distrust, discomfort you, my lord, it nothing must; for women’s fear and love hold quantity, in neither aught, or in extremity. Now, what my love is, proof hath made you know; and as mu love is sized, my fear is so. P. Queen talking to P. King
In second husband let me be accurst! None wed the second but who killed the first P. Queen talking to P. King
A second time I kill my husband dead when second husband kisses my in bed. P. Queen talking to P. King
What to ourselves in passion we propose, the passion ending, doth the purpose lose. The violence of either grief or joy their own enactures with themselves destroy. Where joy most revels, grief doth most lament; grief joys, joy grieves, on slender accident. P. King talking to P. Queen
But, orderly to end where I begun, our wills and fates do so contrary run that our devices still are overthrown; our thoughts are ours, their ends none of our own. So think thou wilt no second husband wed; but die thy thoughts when thy first lord is dead. P. King talking to P. Queen
Meet what I would have well, and it destroy, both here and hence pursue me lasting strife, if, once a widow, ever I be wife! P. Queen talking to P. King
The lady doth protest too much, methinks Gertrude talking to Hamlet about P. Queen
The mousetrap. Marry, how? Tropically. This play is the image of a murder done in Vienna. Gonzago is the Duke’s name; his wife, Baptista. You shall see anon. ’tis a knavish piece of work; but what o’ that? Your majesty, and we that have free souls, it touches us not. Hamlet talking to Claudius
You would play upon me. You would seem to know my stops. You would pluck out the heart of my mystery. You would sound me from my lowest note to the top of my compass. And there is much music, excellent voice, in this little organ, yet cannot you make it speak Hamlet talking to Guildenstern
I will speak daggers to her but use none. Hamlet talking to Polonius about Gertrude
Therefore prepare you.I your commission will forthwith dispatch,And he to England shall along with you.The terms of our estate may not endure Claudius talking to Guildenstern and Rosencrantz about Hamlet
Behind the arras I’ll convey myselfTo hear the process. I’ll warrant she’ll tax him home. Polonius
Oh, my offence is rank. It smells to heaven.It hath the primal eldest curse upon ‘t,A brother’s murder. Pray can I not.Though inclination be as sharp as will,My stronger guilt defeats my strong intent, Claudius
But in our circumstance and course of thought’Tis heavy with him. And am I then revengedTo take him in the purging of his soulWhen he is fit and seasoned for his passage? Hamlet talking about Claudius
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below.Words without thoughts never to heaven go. Claudius
Thou wretched, rash, intruding fool, farewell.I took thee for thy better. Take thy fortune.Thou find’st to be too busy is some danger. Hamlet talking to Gertrude
Look here upon this picture and on this,The counterfeit presentment of two brothers.See, what a grace was seated on this brow? Hamlet talking to Gertrude about Claudius
Ha, have you eyes?You cannot call it love, for at your ageThe heyday in the blood is tame, it’s humble,And waits upon the judgment. And what judgmentWould step from this to this? Hamlet talking to Gertrude about Claudius
Thou turn’st mine eyes into my very soul,And there I see such black and grainèd spotsAs will not leave their tinct. Gertrude talking to Hamlet
This visitationIs but to whet thy almost blunted purpose.But look, amazement on thy mother sits.O, step between her and her fighting soul. Ghost
Alas, how is ‘t with you,That you do bend your eye on vacancyAnd with th’ incorporal air do hold discourse? Gertrude talking to Hamlet
Refrain tonight,And that shall lend a kind of easinessTo the next abstinence, the next more easy.For use almost can change the stamp of nature,And either rein the devil or throw him outWith wondrous potency. Hamlet talking to Gertrude
I must be cruel, only to be kind Hamlet talking to Gertrude
I’ll lug the guts into the neighbour room. Hamlet talking to Gertrude about Polonius