"The plays the thing" - 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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Which play the quote come from?
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In which Act or Scene can the whole quote, or saying, be found?
Shakespeare Quote - "The plays the thing"
I'll have grounds
More relative than this—the play's the thing
Wherein I'll catch the conscience of the King.
Hamlet - Act 2, Scene 2
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 plays the thing" quote, are an 'anonymous' part of the English language. Many people continue to use this "The plays the thing" quote by William Shakespeare in famous quotes about life.
"The plays the thing"