The course of true love never did run smooth

William Shakespeare the Great Bard of Stratford

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"The course of true love never did run smooth" - A Famous Quote by William Shakespeare
This famous quote originated in the play by William Shakespeare. This section provides answers to the following questions about this famous Shakespeare quote:

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Shakespeare Quote - "The course of true love never did run smooth"

Lysander:
Ay me! for aught that I could ever read,
Could ever hear by tale or history,
The course of true love never did run smooth;
But either it was different in blood

A Midsummer Night's Dream Act 1, Scene 1

 

Famous Shakespeare Quote
Although set in different times many of the most famous quotes about life and love by William Shakespeare are still relevant today.  Did you know that William Shakespeare is credited by the Oxford English Dictionary with the introduction of nearly 3,000 words into the language. It's no wonder that expressions from his works in literature, including the "The course of true love never did run smooth" quote, are an 'anonymous' part of the English language. Many people continue to use this "The course of true love never did run smooth" quote by William Shakespeare in famous quotes about life.

"The course of true love never did run smooth"

"The course of true love never did run smooth"

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