"Many are called, but few are chosen." (That's from the Bible.) "Now is the winter of our discontent." (That's Shakespeare.) Many of the things we say today come from long ago. But do you know who said them first? See if you can tell the difference between these biblical verses and quotes from the plays of William Shakespeare.
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