• "The great master who knew unspeakable source of delight"

    Charles Dickens
  • "Every age has reinvented the Bard in its own image. Renaissance Man or post-modern angst... Shakespeare haunts our language"

  • "Shakespeare was the most consummate genius of all time"

    Peter Ackroyd
  • "Dante and Shakespeare divide the modern world between them, there is no third"

    T.S. Eliot
  • "Every single character in Shakespeare is as much an Individual as those in Life itself"

    Alexander Pope