A Quotable Midsummer

Shakespeare is one of the most quoted (and misquoted) writers of all time and here's a selection of some of our favourite quotes from A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Which is your favourite and which comic ripostes have we missed?

Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream
"Lord, what fools these mortals be!" Puck, Act III, scene ii
Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream
"Sound, music! Come, my queen, take hands with me, And rock the ground whereon these sleepers be." Oberon, Act IV, scene i
Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream
"I have had a dream, past the wit of man to say what dream it was." Bottom, Act IV, scene i
Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream
"Come, sit thee down upon this flowery bed, While I thy amiable cheeks do coy, And stick musk-roses in thy sleek smooth head, And kiss thy fair large ears, my gentle joy." Titania, Act IV, scene i
Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream
"What, jealous Oberon! Fairies, skip hence: I have forsworn his bed and company." Titania, Act II, scene i
Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream
"So, good night unto you all. Give me your hands, if we be friends, And Robin shall restore amends." Puck, Act V, scene ii

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