William Shakespeare Quote

Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word, the word to the action; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature; for anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first and now, was and is, to hold, as 'twere, the mirror up to nature.


Hamlet (1601) act 3, sc. 2, l. [19]

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Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word, the word to the action; with this special...

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Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word, the word to the action; with this special...

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Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word, the word to the action; with this special...

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Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word, the word to the action; with this special...