Results for - Shakespeare or the Bible? Part one of two

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The following are commonly quoted words of wisdom. Mark whether you think they are from Shakespeare's works or from the Bible. The answers are in the final question.

1. For many are called, but few are chosen.

Bible
62%
1,433 votes
Shakespeare
38%
867 votes

2. Let us eat and drink for tomorrow we die.

Bible
36%
824 votes
Shakespeare
64%
1,476 votes

3. They do not practice what they preach.

Bible
60%
1,391 votes
Shakespeare
40%
909 votes

4. Neither a borrower nor a lender be.

Bible
30%
701 votes
Shakespeare
70%
1,599 votes

5. It is a wise father that knows his own child.

Bible
43%
987 votes
Shakespeare
57%
1,313 votes

6. This above all: to thine own self be true.

Bible
26%
604 votes
Shakespeare
74%
1,696 votes

7. The first 3 quotes are from the Bible; the second 3 are from Shakespeare's works. Did you correctly identify all of them?

Yes
24%
542 votes
No
76%
1,758 votes
05/03/2022 Literature 2355 45 By: karylwood
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