Famous Quotations from Twelfth Night
Twelfth Night is packed with common expressions and famous lines. Here are the most memorable of them all. Please click on the links for full explanatory notes.
If music be the food of love, play on;
Give me excess of it.
(1.1.1), Duke Orsino
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em.
My purpose is, indeed, a horse of that colour.
Out of the jaws of death.
This is very midsummer madness.
O mistress mine, where are you roaming?
O, stay and hear; your true love's coming,
I'll be revenged on the whole pack of you.
Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.
There is no darkness but ignorance.
I was adored once too.
(2.3.171), Sir Andrew
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