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Cleopatra: If it be love indeed, tell me how much.
Mark Antony: There's beggary in the love that can be reckon'd.
George Bernard Shaw
Caesar and Cleopatra, the 1898 play in which Cleopatra delivers this line?
"I am not afraid. A queen must not be afraid. Eat my husband there, if you like: he is afraid."
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
George Bernard Shaw
Antony and Cleopatra," which Scottish author wrote this?
"It would be more delight to have died in Cleopatra's arms than be alive to-night."
Robert Louis Stevenson
Cleopatra, said this?
"It's not the Senate I'm worried about but their fat wives."
Caesar and Cleopatra, which leading lady said this line to Caesar?
"You're bald! That's why you wear the wreath!"
you and the rest of your barbarians set fire to my library? Play conqueror all you want, Mighty Caesar! Rape, murder, pillage thousands, even millions of human beings! But neither you nor any other barbarian has the right to destroy one human thought!"
Two Nights With Cleopatra, quoted here?
Cleopatra: What would you do if you were in my place?
Handmaiden: If I had a husband like Marc Antony I would be faithful to him.
Cleopatra: A dog is faithful, a woman never.
Cleopatra: Shall we retire?
Marc Antony: Of course!
Cleopatra: To dinner.
Marc Antony: Of course.
"And I swore one day I would tame him
Even though he loved to run hog wild
Just call me Cleopatra everybody
Cause I'm the queen of denial."
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