King Lear Quotes: Act 1 scene 1

Cordelia “Unhappy that I am, I cannot heave my heart into my mouth: I love your majesty according to my bond, nor more nor less”
Lear “Which of you shall we say doth love us most”
Regan “I am made of that self metal as my sister”
Lear ” nothing shall come of nothing”
Lear ” Here I disclaim all my paternal care, propinquity and property of blood”
France Thy dowerless daughter, king, thrown to my chance, Is queen of us, and our fair france”
Kent “Thy youngest daughter does not love thee least; nor are those empty-hearted whose low sound reverbs no hollowness”
Lear “Thy banished trunk be found in our dominions The moment is thy death”
Goneril ” He always loved our sister most; and with what poor judgement he has now cast her off”
Regan ” Prescribe not us our duties”
Goneril ” Pray you let us hit together”