Here are some well-known quotes from Romeo and Juliet in the order in which they appear in the play.

Romeo and Juliet (2006), directed by Nancy Meckler.
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  • 'That which we call a rose, by any other name would smell as sweet' (Juliet, Act 2 Scene 1)

  • 'Parting is such sweet sorrow' (Juliet, Act 2 Scene 1)

  • 'For this alliance may so happy prove, To turn your households' rancour to true love' (Friar Lawrence, Act 2 Scene 2)

  • 'These violent delights have violent ends' (Friar Lawrence, Act 2 Scene 5)

  • 'A plague o' both your houses' (Mercutio, Act 3 Scene 1)

  • 'Mercy but murders, pardoning those that kill' (Prince, Act 3 Scene 1)

  • 'Get these to Church o' Thursday, or never after look me in the face' (Lord Capulet, Act 3 Scene 5)

  • 'Romeo, Romeo, Romeo! Here's drink: I drink to thee' (Juliet, Act 4 Scene 3)

  • 'O true apothecary. Thy drugs are quick. Thus with a kiss I die' (Romeo, Act 5 Scene 3)

  • 'O happy dagger. This is thy sheath: there rust and let me die' (Juliet, Act 5 Scene 3)

  • 'For never was a story of more woe, Than this is Juliet and her Romeo' (Prince, Act 5 Scene 3)

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