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Top 42 Shrew Quotes

#1. When I did Taming of the Shrew, I was very tired, and I decided to have a holiday and make a documentary. - Author: Diane Cilento
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#2. I didn't think I was a humorless shrew in 'Knocked Up.' I think the women are just as funny as the men are in that movie. - Author: Leslie Mann
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#3. 'The Taming Of The Shrew' is probably the first time I've worked in this country for about ten years, apart from theatre, and it's not for want of trying. It was so fantastic to work in London - it felt really glamorous. - Author: Rufus Sewell
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#4. I do not expect or even try to convince anyone else to be religious or practice any spirituality. Your faith, your choice. Just walk in love and try not to be a hateful shrew and you'd be doing life right. - Author: Luvvie Ajayi
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#5. I drink because she nags, she said I nag because he drinks. But if the truth be known to you, He's a lush and she's a shrew. - Author: Ogden Nash
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#6. Which the Chicken and Which the Egg?
He drinks because she scolds, he thinks;
She thinks she scolds because he drinks;
And nether will admit what's true,
That he's a sot and she's a shrew. - Author: Ogden Nash
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#7. All the beasts from sloth to pigmy shrew, arrayed silently in ordered cavalcade as if waiting admission to the Ark. - Author: M T Anderson
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#8. He kills her in her own humor. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#9. She moves me not, or not removes at least affection's edge in me. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#10. Of all mad matches never was the like
Being mad herself, she's madly mated. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#11. Never make love to a woman who is bad with stained glass," the emperor said solemnly, giving no indication of humorous intent. "Such a woman is an ignorant shrew. - Author: Salman Rushdie
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#12. My first acting lessons were Shakespeare. The first time I ever started working with a coach was doing scenes from 'Measure for Measure,' which were tough dramatic scenes. And then 'Taming of the Shrew,' which required comedic timing. And that's the kind of stuff I love. - Author: Dave Bautista
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#13. It's a joke in the zoo business, a weary joke, that the paperwork involved in trading a shrew weighs more than an elephant, that the paperwork involved in trading an elephant weighs more than a whale, and that you must never try to trade a whale, never. - Author: Yann Martel
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#14. If the second dinosaur to the left of the tall cycad tree had not happened to sneeze and thereby fail to catch the tiny, shrew-like ancestor of all the mammals, we should none of us be here. - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#15. Once I spent a whole day there, a blade of grass in each hand to anchor me to the warm earth.
I watched the sun rise, pass over my head and set. Ladybirds mated on my knuckle; a shrew nibbled a hole in my stocking while I tried not to laugh. Such a day was worth any punishment. - Author: Emma Donoghue
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#16. Sokrates' wife, Xanthippe, had in antiquity a reputation as a shrew - but being married to such a man would have tried anyone's patience, and the evidence is not conclusive. - Author: Hilary J. Deighton
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#17. Is it possible that love should of a sudden take such a hold? - Author: William Shakespeare
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#18. You have to just enjoy yourself sometimes, and the audience will, too. Not every role has to be 'The Taming of the Shrew.' - Author: Matt Passmore
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#19. You don't ever want to be the wife who keeps her husband from playing poker - you don't ever want to be the shrew with the curlers and the rolling pin. So you swallow your disappointment and say okay. - Author: Gillian Flynn
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#20. Fortune, in fact, is a pestilent shrew, and, withal, an inexorable creditor; and though for a time she may be all smiles and courtesies, and indulge us in long credits, yet sooner or later she brings up her arrears with a vengeance, and washes out her scores with our tears. - Author: Washington Irving
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#21. Whate'er I read to her. I'll plead for you
As for my patron, stand you so assured,
As firmly as yourself were in still place -
Yea, and perhaps with more successful words
Than you, unless you were a scholar, sir.
O this learning, what a thing it is! - Author: William Shakespeare
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#22. He that contemns a shrew to the degree of not descending to words with her does worse than beat her. - Author: Roger L'Estrange
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#23. My falcon now is sharp and passing empty, and till she stoop she must not be full-gorged, for then she never looks upon her lure. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#24. Catechism.3. Recovery of health. Your honour's players hearing your amendment,Are come to play a pleasant comedy.Shakesp.Tam. Shrew. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#25. Nothing comes amiss, so money comes withal. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#26. Page 112 The Honorable Schoolboy
He was attended this morning by his wife, a former Bible School teacher from Borneo, a dried- out shrew in bobbed hair and ankle socks who could spot a sin before it was committed. - Author: John Le Carre
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#27. Forget Romeo and Juliet. This was much closer to The Taming of the Shrew. - Author: Julia Quinn
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#28. For I am he am born to tame you, Kate; and bring you from a wild Kate to a Kate conformable as other household Kates. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#29. Venus, a beautiful, good-natured lady, was the goddess of love; Juno, a terrible shrew, the goddess of marriage: and they were always mortal enemies. - Author: Jonathan Swift
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#30. In an evil hour thou bring'st her home. [You are marrying a shrew.] - Author: Horace
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#31. Science had married the wilderness and was taming the savage shrew. - Author: Edna Ferber
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#32. Of all matches never was the like. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#33. I'm no different from any other woman, and the wrong man would turn me into a screamin' shrew in record time. - Author: Harper Lee
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#34. For I am born to tame you, Kate,
And bring you from a wild Kate to a Kate
Comfortable as other household Kates. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#35. How poor are they that have no patients! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?'"
"Shakespeare isn't going to save you this time, Superman. Your time's run out."
He scowled. "Perhaps I should have been studying The Taming of the Shrew! - Author: Colleen Houck
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#36. This is a way to kill a wife with kindness,
And thus I'll curb her mad and headstrong humour.
He that knows better how to tame a shrew,
Now let him speak. 'Tis charity to show. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#37. Such a mad marriage never was before. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#38. Amelia hides a soft heart behind a shrew's tongue. - Author: Rysa Walker
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#39. Termagant!" he moaned after her. "Shrew! Harridan! All right, all right, you win, you, you ... uh ... virago, you spitfire ... " He rubbed his head and sat up, grinned sheepishly. Lin made an obscene gesture at him without turning around. - Author: China Mieville
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#40. She vied so fast, protesting oath after oath,
that in a twink she won me to her love.
O, you are novices. 'Tis a world to see
How tame, when men and women are alone,
A meacock wretch can make the curstest shrew. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#41. By this reckoning he is more a shrew than she. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#42. Preposterous ass, that never read so far
To know the cause why music was ordain'd!
Was it not to refresh the mind of man
After his studies or his usual pain?
(The Taming of the Shrew, 3.1.10-13), Lucentio - Author: William Shakespeare
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