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" But these are all lies ; men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love. "
The works of Shakespeare - Page 322
by William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - 1752
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The Wisdom of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Political Science - 2002 - 228 pages
...cramp was drowned: and the foolish chroniclers of that age found it was 'Hero of Sestos.' But these are all lies: men have died from time to time and worms have eaten them, but not for love. Rosalind— AYLI IV.i Wilt thou love such a woman? What, to make thee an instrument and play...
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Lectures on Shakespeare

Wystan Hugh Auden - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 398 pages
...cramp, was drown'd; and the foolish chroniclers of that age found it was "Hero of Sestos." But these are all lies. Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love. (IV.i.94-108) At the same time, Rosalind confesses to Celia how much she loves Orlando: "O...
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You're Too Kind: A Brief History of Flattery

Richard Stengel - Social Science - 2002 - 320 pages
...In As You Like It, Shakespeare mocked the troubadours' convention of dying for love when he writes, "Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them. But not for love." The troubadours and Shakespeare know that hearts break but they do not stop beating. For...
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Novel Shakespeares: Twentieth-century Women Novelists and Appropriation

Julie Sanders - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 258 pages
...instructing Orlando in the realities of love rather than the wornout cliches of Petrarchan sonneteering: 'Men have died from time to time and worms have eaten them, but not for love.' (As You L1ke It, 4.1.92-3); or of Rosaline educating the cynical Biron in Love's Labour's...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 46

Stanley Wells - Drama - 2002 - 280 pages
The first fifty volumes of this yearbook of Shakespeare studies are being reissued in paperback.
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Shakespearean Language: A Guide for Actors and Students

Leslie O'Dell - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 269 pages
...... I drove my Suitor from his mad humour of love, to a living humour of madness... [3.2.4 17] . . . men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love. (4.1.106) . . . men are April when they woo, December when they wed: Maids are May when they...
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The Kabbalah of the Soul: The Transformative Psychology and Practices of ...

Leonora Leet - Religion - 2003 - 384 pages
...Rosalind, in Shakespeare's As You Like It, says of various literary examples of the love-death: "But these are all lies: men have died from time to time and worms have eaten them, but not for love" (4.1.106-8). So, like its happier counterpart, Platonic love, the path of suffering love...
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As You Like it: A Guide to the Play

Stephen J. Lynch - Drama - 2003 - 178 pages
...her lover. She peppers her speech with clever jibes reminiscent of the cynicism of Jaques: But these are all lies. Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love. (4.1.100-102) Say "a day," without the "ever." No, no, Orlando, men are April when they woo,...
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Shakespeare's Daughters

Sharon Hamilton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 191 pages
...exalted a view, she maintains mischievously. The accounts of the tragic fates of legendary lovers are "lies": "Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love" (IV.i.96-98). Rosalind even goes so far as to put Orlando through a mock nuptial, with Celia...
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Texas Literary Outlaws: Six Writers in the Sixties and Beyond

Steven L. Davis - History - 2004 - 511 pages
...was indeed intended to be serious literature, and Shrake's title came from Shakespeare's admonition, "Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, But not for love." An obvious heir to Brammer's The Gay Place, Shrake's novel charts a group of hip young Texans...
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