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" What you do Still betters what is done. When you speak, sweet, I'd have you do it ever : when you sing, I'd have you buy and sell so ; so give alms ; Pray so ; and, for the ordering your affairs, To sing them too. When you do dance, I wish you A wave... "
Dramatic Works and Poems - Page 323
by William Shakespeare - 1847
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Shakespeare the Playwright: A Companion to the Complete Tragedies, Histories ...

Victor L. Cahn - Drama - 1996 - 865 pages
...passionate, yet pure. Florizel responds with similar intensity: When you do dance, I wish you A wave o' th' sea, that you might ever do Nothing but that; move...doing in the present deeds. That all your acts are queens. (IV, iv, 140-146) The irony of the last line escapes Florizel, but his tribute to her is nevertheless...
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Afterlives of the Saints: Hagiography, Typology, and Renaissance Literature

Julia Reinhard Lupton - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 269 pages
...so, and, for the ord'ring your affairs, To sing them too: when you do dance, I wish you A wave o' th' sea, that you might ever do Nothing but that, move...doing, in the present deeds, That all your acts are queens. (4.4.i35-46) James Siemon detects a "possible tyrannical aspect to the act of shaping that...
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The Tragedie of Julius Caesar

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 500 pages
...this a passage from the Wint. Tale: 'When you speak, sweet, I'd have you do it ever: when you sing, I'd have you buy and sell so; so give alms; Pray so;...move still, still so, and own No other function.' Here the workmanship seems to make and shape itself as it goes along, thought kindling thought, and...
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Four Late Plays

William Shakespeare - 1998 - 410 pages
...and for the ordering your affairs, To sing them too: when you do dance, I wish you 140 A wave o'th' sea, that you might ever do Nothing but that; move...doing in the present deeds, That all your acts are queens. PERDITA O Doricles, Your praises are too large: but that your youth, And the true blood which...
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Who's who in Shakespeare

Peter Quennell, Hamish Johnson - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 228 pages
...it ever: when you sing, I'd have you buy and sell, so give alms, Pray so ; and for the ordering of your affairs, To sing them too: when you do dance,...still so. And own no other function; each your doing. Fluellen Fool So singular in each particular, Crowns what you are doing in the present deeds That all...
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Shakespeare: la invención de lo humano

Harold Bloom - Characters and characteristics in literature - 2001 - 734 pages
...ord'ring your affairs, / To sing them too: when yon do dance, I wish you / A wave o' the sea, that yon might ever do / Nothing but that, move still, still...doing, in the present deeds, /That all your acts are queens. [IX^.i35-46] O vuelves a rodear su cuerpo con tus abrazos, He de imaginar para ti una muerte...
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Being Consciousness Bliss: A Seeker's Guide

Astrid Fitzgerald - Religion - 2002 - 383 pages
...What you do Still betters what is done. When you speak, sweet, I'd have you do it ever: when you sing, I'd have you buy and sell so; so give alms; Pray so;...So singular in each particular, Crowns what you are going in the present deed, That all your acts are queens. — William Shakespeare Creating, yet not...
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The Shakespearian Tempest: With a Chart of Shakespeare's Dramatic Universe

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 360 pages
...Perdita we have thoughts of music, dance, and sun-glittering sea together : . . . when you sing, I'ld have you buy and sell so, so give alms, Pray so; and...the sea, that you might ever do Nothing but that. (iv. iii. 137) This scene, with its springtime festivity, music and dance, is to be set against the...
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Lectures on Shakespeare

W. H. Auden - Drama - 2002 - 398 pages
...so; and for the ord'ring your affairs, To sing them too. When you do dance, I wish you A wave o' th' sea, that you might ever do Nothing but that; move...particular, Crowns what you are doing in the present deed, That all your acts are queens. Per. O Doricles, Your praises are too large. But that your youth,...
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Shakespeare's Heroines

Anna Murphy Jameson - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 464 pages
...What you do Still betters what is done. When you speak, sweet, I'd have you do it ever. When you sing, I'd have you buy and sell so; so give alms, Pray so,...that; move still, still so, and own No other function. I take thy hand; this hand As soft as dove's down, and as white as it; Or Ethiopian's tooth, or the...
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