The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare

Or commit a learned wisdom about life’s woes to memory? The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare is the perfect pocket book to carry around in your arsenal.

The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare

“Better a witty fool, than a foolish wit,” said the world’s greatest and most preeminent English writer of all time, William Shakespeare. Have you ever wanted to quote the most quoted writer in the English language? Deliver the most inventive and debasing Shakespearean insult (“Would thou wert clean enough to spit upon!”)? Recite titillating love poetry like a modern-day Romeo to his (or her) Juliet? Or commit a learned wisdom about life’s woes to memory? The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare is the perfect pocket book to carry around in your arsenal. Laugh, cry, rage, and muse along with beloved (or not so beloved) Shakespeare characters like Hamlet, Lady Macbeth, King Lear, and Cleopatra on the topics of love, art, beauty—as well as life’s most irreverently relevant insights. Full of savvy wisdoms from works such as Twelfth Night, Othello, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, As You Like It, and many others, this inspiring collection compiles the wisest and wittiest Shakespearean quotations that speak of the writer’s enduring legacy—even in contemporary pop culture.

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The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Max Morris
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-05 - Publisher: Skyhorse

“Better a witty fool, than a foolish wit,” said the world’s greatest and most preeminent English writer of all time, William Shakespeare. Have you ever wanted to quote the most quoted writer in the English language? Deliver the most inventive and debasing Shakespearean insult (“Would thou wert clean enough to
The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

This book is the perfect pocket-book to carry around in your arsenal. Laugh, cry, rage and muse along with beloved (or not so beloved) Shakespeare characters like Hamlet, Lady Macbeth, King Lear, and Cleopatra on the topic of love, art, beauty as well as life's most irreverently relevant insights. This
The Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Jane Furnival
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books

The Wicked Wit of William Shakespeareis a collection of quotations from one of the finest wits known to literary history, embracing not just wit and comedy, the ironic perceptions of his characters, but also great tragic speeches whose wit lies in the genius of their language.nbsp; With a detailed introduction
The Wicked Wit of Ireland
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Myles Byrne
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-21 - Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books

'An Irishman will always soften bad news, so that a major coronary is no more than "a bad turn" and a near hurricane that leaves thousands homeless is "good drying weather".' Hugh Leonard The people of Ireland are renowned for their wit, and they have migrated from Ireland to most
The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a memoir and essay on his genius by Barry Cornwall: also annotations and remarks by many writers, illustr. with engr. from designs by K. Meadows
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1843 - Publisher:

Books about The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a memoir and essay on his genius by Barry Cornwall: also annotations and remarks by many writers, illustr. with engr. from designs by K. Meadows