- William Shakespeare
- “From this day to the ending of the world, But we in it shall be remembered- We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; For he to-day that sheds his blood with me.
- “[Thine] face is not worth sunburning.” ― William Shakespeare, Henry V.
- “All things are ready, if our mind be so.” ― William Shakespeare, Henry V.
- “Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more; Or close the wall up with our English dead! In peace there's nothing so becomes a man. As modest stillness and humility
Act 3. Scene I. SCENE I. France. Before Harfleur. Alarum. Enter KING HENRY, EXETER, BEDFORD, GLOUCESTER, and Soldiers, with scaling-ladders. KING HENRY V. Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more; Or close the wall up with our English dead.
(King Henry, Act 3 Scene 1) Men of few words are the best men. (Boy, Act 3 Scene 2) That’s a valiant flea that dare eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion. (Orleans, Act 3 Scene 7) I think the king is but a man, as I am: the violet smells to him as it doth to me. (King Henry, Act 4 Scene 1)
KING HENRY V What is thy name? I know thy quality. MONTJOY Montjoy. KING HENRY V Thou dost thy office fairly. Turn thee back. And tell thy king I do not seek him now; But could be willing to march on to Calais Without impeachment: for, to say the sooth, Though 'tis no wisdom to confess so much Unto an enemy of craft and vantage,
Actually understand Henry V Act 3, Prologue. Read every line of Shakespeare’s original text alongside a modern English translation.
Henry V, Gloucester, Exeter, and other lords and soldiers enter. Henry V gives a rousing speech to the troops. Henry V gives a rousing speech to the troops. He addresses them as “dear friends” and calls on them to discard their peacetime ways and render themselves as fierce as tigers, as resolute as wave-battered rocks.
The St Crispin's Day speech is a part of William Shakespeare's history play Henry V, Act IV Scene iii(3) 18–67. On the eve of the Battle of Agincourt, which fell on Saint Crispin's Day, Henry V urges his men, who were vastly outnumbered by the French, to recall how the English had previously inflicted great defeats upon the French.
Henry V Quotes. “Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.”. Dauphin (act 2 scene 3) “Even at the turning o’ the tide.”. “As cold as any stone.”. “I see you stand like greyhounds in the slips, Straining upon the start.”. “The game’s afoot:
Quote 3. ‘Tis not the balm, the sceptre, and the ball, The sword, the mace, the crown imperial, The intertissued robe of gold and pearl, The farcèd title running fore the king, The throne he sits on, nor the tide of pomp. That beats upon the high shore of this world—. No, not all these, thrice-gorgeous ceremony,
What examples of repetition, similes, flattery, and use of anecdotes can be found within William Shakespeare's play Henry V (Act 3, scenes 1 and 2)? How did Henry V portray the themes of heroism ...