Revise English Literature - MoV Quotations


“A stage where every man must play his part, and mine is a sad one” - Antonio
“Gratiano speaks an indefinite deal of nothing, more than any man in Venice”- Bassanio
“To you Antonio I owe the most in money and love”- Bassanio
“Where money is, and I no question make to have it of my trust, or for my sake”- Antonio
“I may neither choose whom I would, nor refuse who I dislike”- Portia
“I hate him for he is a Christian”- Shylock
“A goodly apple rotten at the heart”- Antonio
“many time and oft in the Rialto you have rated me about my moneys and my usances.”- Shylock
“Hie thee gentle Jew. The Hebrew will turn Christian, he grows kind”- Antonio
“Certainly the Jew is the very devil incarnation”- Launcelot
“You must not deny me, I must go with you to Belmont”- Gratiano
“Our house is hell”- Jessica
“O Lorenzo if thou keep promise, I shall end this strife, become a Christian and thy loving wife.”- Jessica
“Farewell, and if my fortune be not crossed, I have a father, you a daughter lost.”- Jessica
“ ‘Who chooseth me shall gain what many men desire’. Why that’s the lady, all the world desires her.”- Morocco
“Justice! The law! My ducats, and my daughter!”- Shylock
“How unlike my hopes and deservings.”- Arragon
“The villany you teach me I will execute, and it shall go hard but I will better the instruction.”- Shylock
“thou torturest me Tubal. It was my turquoise, I had it of Leah when I was a bachelor.”- Shylock
“And here choose I, joy be the consequence.”- Bassanio
“But the full sum of me is the sum of nothing”- Portia
“I give then this ring, which when you part from, lose, or give away, let it presage the ruin of your love.”- Portia
“When I told you my state was nothing, I should then have told you that I was worse than nothing”- Bassanio
“be of good cheer, for truly I think you are damned.”- Launcelot
“It is very meet the Lord Bassanio live an upright life, for having such a blessing in his lady”- Jessica
“A stony adversary, an inhuman wretch, uncapable of pity”- Duke
“So can I give no reason, nor I will not, more than a lodged hate and a certain loathing”- Shylock
“I stand for judgement – answer, shall I have it?”- Shylock
“O, be thou damned, inexecrable dog”- Gratiano
“The quality of mercy is not strained, it droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven”- Portia
“My deeds upon my head, I crave the law”- Shylock
“Is it so nominated in the bond?”- Shylock
“life itself, my wife, and all the world … I would lose all, ay sacrafice them all”- Bassanio
“O Jew, an upright judge, a learned judge.”- Gratiano
“He shall have merely justice and the bond”- Portia
“I pardon thee thy life before thou ask it”- Duke
“Two things provided more, that for this favour, he presently become a Christian; the other that he do record a gift … unto his son Lorenzo and his daughter.”- Antonio
“And for your love, I’ll take this ring from you.”- Portia
“How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon the bank. Here will we sit, and let the sounds of music creep in our ears”- Lorenzo
“I would deny it; but see my finger hath not the ring upon it, it is gone”- Bassanio
“I’ll not deny him anything I have, no, not my body, nor my husband’s bed”- Portia
“Pardon me Bassanio, for this ring the doctor lay me”- Portia
“I am dumb”- Antonio