Shakespeare - The Early Years

Inspiration for a spot o’ Macbeth

“Out, damned spot! out, I say!” - Macbeth Act V, Scene I



Out, damned spot! out, I say! - Shakespeare Macbeth, The Early Years

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Wine is bottled poetry. - Robert Louis Stevenson

Love is the poetry of the senses. - Honore de Balzac

I want to make a poem of my life. - Yukio Mishima

The poetry of earth is never dead. - John Keats

A poem is never finished, only abandoned. - Paul Valery

Television has raised writing to a new low. - Samuel Goldwyn

All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling. - Oscar Wilde

Poetry begins in delight and ends in wisdom. - Robert Frost

Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat. - Robert Frost

I write poems like some people sing in the bathroom. - Amit Bhatia

Me writing about tennis is like a baker baking bread. - Ion Tiriac

There is creative reading as well as creative writing. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

All poetry is a reproduction of the tones of actual speech. - Robert Frost

I'm writing a book. I've got the page numbers done. - Steven Wright

Writing free verse is like playing tennis with the net down. - Robert Frost

Prose is a museum, where all the old weapons of poetry are kept. - T.E. Hulme

Writing is conscience, scruple, and the farming of our ancestors. - Edward Dahlberg

Poetry is the statement of a relation between a man and the world. - Wallace Stevens

It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart. - Rainer M. Rilke

There is no money in poetry, but then there is no poetry in money, either. - Robert Graves

When writing the story of your life, don't let anyone else hold the pen. - Unknown

I write by ear. I tried writing with the typewriter, but I found it too unwieldy. - Groucho Marx

Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind and I like to write standing up. - Ernest Hemingway

Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book. - Cicero

I can write the saddest poem of all tonight. I loved her, and sometimes she loved me too. - Pablo Neruda

Writing is mentally stimulating; it's like a puzzle that makes you think all the time. - Stephanie Zimbalist

The greatest tragedies were written by the Greeks and Shakespeare... neither knew chocolate. - Sandra Boynton

The writing of more than 75 poems in any fiscal year should be punishable by a fine of $500. - Ed Sanders

Most of us can read the writing on the wall; we just assume it's addressed to someone else. - Ivern Ball

He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they dare not realize. - Oscar Wilde

Mark my words, when a society has to resort to the lavatory for its humour, the writing is on the wall. - Alan Bennett

I'm a games and theory king of guy. I love puzzles, so it was fun dissecting Shakespeare's prose. - Neil Patrick Harris

Shakespeare said pretty well everything and what he left out, James Joyce, with a judge from meself, put in. - Brendan Behan

When writing a novel a writer should create living people; people not characters. A character is a caricature. - Ernest Hemingway

The greatest ideas, the most profound thoughts, and the most beautiful poetry are born from the womb of silence. - William A. Ward

I can't understand why you don't get any mail from me. Perhaps it's because I haven't been writing. - Groucho Marx

I met a man at a party. He said, "I'm writing a novel." I said, "Oh, really? Neither am I." - Peter Cook

I do not see how a man can work on the frontiers of physics and write poetry at the same time. They are in opposition. - Paul Dirac

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. - Donald Trump

My writing philosophy is throwing spaghetti against the wall. That's how I take pictures, too. If I take 100, surely one will be good. - Amanda Peet


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