|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||William Shakespeare (15641616)|
|QUOTATION:||O, that this too too solid flesh would melt,|
Thaw and resolve itself into a dew!
Or that the Everlasting had not fixd
His canon gainst self-slaughter! O God! God!
How weary, stale, flat, and unprofitable
Seem to me all the uses of this world!
|ATTRIBUTION:||Hamlet. Act i. Sc. 2. [text]|
|WORKS:||William Shakespeare Collection.|