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Henry VI, Part 2
QUOTATION: As dead as a doornail.
Shakespeare may have established this phrase as proverbial.
QUOTATION: Adam was a gardener.
A peasant claiming all men are descended from a working man, though Adam did not have to work in the Garden of Eden.
QUOTATION: Whereas, before, our forefathers had no other books but the
score and the tally, thou hast caused printing to be used, and, contrary
to the King, his crown, and dignity, thou hast built a paper-mill.
A peasant accusing Lord Saye of treason.
QUOTATION: Thou hast most traitorously corrupted the youth of the realm
in erecting a grammar school.
The peasants accusations against Lord Saye.
QUOTATION: Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep.
QUOTATION: The treasury of everlasting joy.
Henrys formula for heaven.
QUOTATION: Our kinsman Gloucester is as innocent
The comparisons are proverbial.
QUOTATION: Faster than springtime showers comes thought on thought.
QUOTATION: I fear me you but warm the starvèd snake,
QUOTATION: Yet now farewell, and farewell life with thee!
Bidding farewell to her banished lover.