cliches & sayings coined by William Shakespeare  (By GenghisTheHun (183) on 07/27/2006)

Shakespeare was remarkable for having invented and coined many words and phases in the English Language. Please discuss and rate the submitted items and suggest your own. 5 = excellent
 
 
 
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A dish fit for the gods - Julius Caesar (1)  5.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
All that glisters is not gold - The Merchant of Venice (1)  5.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
As dead as a doornail - Henry VI (1)  5.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
At one fell swoop - Macbeth (1)  5.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Fancy free - A Midsummer Night's Dream (1)  5.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Love is blind - The Merchant Of Venice (1)  5.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
The dogs of war - Julius Caesar (4)  4.75 (4)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Green-eyed monster - Othello (3)  4.67 (3)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
A sorry sight - Macbeth (1)  4.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
In a pickle - The Tempest (1)  4.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
The Queen's English - The Merry Wives of Windsor (1)  4.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Tower of strength - Richard III (1)  4.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
As pure as the driven snow - The Winter's Tale / Macbeth (1)  3.00 (1)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
A foregone conclusion - Othello (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
A laughing stock - The Merry Wives of Windsor (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
All corners of the world - Cymbeline (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
All's well that ends well - All's Well That Ends Well (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
As good luck would have it - The Merry Wives of Windsor (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Bloody minded - Henry VI (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Cold comfort - The Taming of the Shrew (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Eaten out of house and home - Henry V, Part 2 (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Fair play - The Tempest (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Flesh and blood - Hamlet (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
For ever and a day - As You Like It (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
High time - A Comedy of Errors (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
I have not slept one wink - Cymbeline (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
I will wear my heart upon my sleeve - Othello (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
In my mind's eye - Hamlet (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
In stitches - Twelfth Night (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
In the twinkling of an eye - The Merchant Of Venice (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Lay it on with a trowel - As You Like It (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Lie low - Much Ado About Nothing (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Milk of human kindness - Macbeth (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
More fool you - The Taming of the Shrew (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Mum's the word - Henry VI, Part 2 (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Neither here nor there - Othello (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Send him packing - Henry IV (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Set your teeth on edge - Henry IV (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
There's method in my madness - Hamlet (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
This is the short and the long of it - The Merry Wives of Windsor (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Too much of a good thing - As You Like It (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
Vanish into thin air - Othello (0)  0.00 (0)   Rate It!Get Rating Widget!
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