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So as to unveil a poem in its metaphysical matrix we need (how else could it be?) the entire cultural universe that transcendentally contains us.
Ferdinand: Berowne is like an envious sneaping frost,
That bites the first-born infants of the spring.
We can begin to create new goals for ourselves, ends for our days! A new discipline for life will spring into being, a new will and power to live, a new ideal to measure the value of our lives by! … We need a new leader who will teach us that ideal, who by his life will exemplify it and make it a living truth for us — a man who will prove that man's fleeting life in time and space can be noble. We need, above all, to learn again to believe in the possibility of nobility of spirit in ourselves!
Hamlet: Give me that man
That is not passion’s slave, and I will wear him
In my heart’s core, ay, in my heart of heart,
As I do thee.
when is nothing else left, there is always love
What you have given me, is the most profound experience I could imagine. I’m so filled with emotion, about what’s just happened — it's extraordinary. It’s extraordinary. I hope I never recover from this. I hope that I can maintain what I feel now — I don’t want to lose it. It’s so … so much larger than me and life and it hasn’t got anything to do with the little green planet and the blue orb — it has to do with the enormity — at the quickness and the suddenness of life and death and then — oh my God!
The best way to win was to not need to win. The best performances are accomplished when you are relaxed and free of doubt.
Bassanio: I like not fair terms and a villain’s mind.
It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.
Cordelia: Time shall unfold what plighted cunning hides:
Who cover faults, at last shame them derides.