William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet, and the "Bard of Avon".

Born: April 1564, Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Died: 23 April 1616, Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Have more than you show, speak less than you know.

The course of true love never did run smooth.

If music be the food of love, play on.

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.