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My excellent good friends! How dost thou

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Hamlet
My excellent good friends! How dost thou,
Guildenstern? Ah, Rosencrantz! Good lads, how do
you both?

Why, then, ’tis none to you, for there is nothing
either good or bad but thinking makes it so.

Rosencrantz
As the indifferent children of the earth.
Guildenstern
Happy in that we are not overhappy.
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Act 2
Scene 2
Line 242

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What a Difference a Word Makes

Good king, great king, and yet not greatly good

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King Richard
Good king, great king, and yet not greatly good,
An if my word be sterling yet in England,
Let it command a mirror hither straight,
That it may show me what a face I have
Since it is bankrupt of his majesty.
Bolingbroke
Go, some of you, and fetch a looking-glass.
 An Attendant exits.
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Act 4
Scene 1
Line 274

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