Speeches (Lines) for Cleon
in "Pericles"

Total: 19

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# Act, Scene, Line
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1

I,4,417

My Dionyza, shall we rest us here,
And by relating tales of others' griefs,...

2

I,4,426

O Dionyza,
Who wanteth food, and will not say he wants it,...

3

I,4,437

This Tarsus, o'er which I have the government,
A city on whom plenty held full hand,...

4

I,4,449

But see what heaven can do! By this our change,
These mouths, who but of late, earth, sea, and air,...

5

I,4,468

O, let those cities that of plenty's cup
And her prosperities so largely taste,...

6

I,4,474

Here.
Speak out thy sorrows which thou bring'st in haste,...

7

I,4,479

I thought as much.
One sorrow never comes but brings an heir,...

8

I,4,491

Thou speak'st like him's untutor'd to repeat:
Who makes the fairest show means most deceit....

9

I,4,501

Welcome is peace, if he on peace consist;
If wars, we are unable to resist.

10

I,4,521

The which when any shall not gratify,
Or pay you with unthankfulness in thought,...

11

III,3,1428

Your shafts of fortune, though they hurt you mortally,
Yet glance full wanderingly on us.

12

III,3,1442

Fear not, my lord, but think
Your grace, that fed my country with your corn,...

13

III,3,1463

We'll bring your grace e'en to the edge o' the shore,
Then give you up to the mask'd Neptune and...

14

IV,3,1816

O Dionyza, such a piece of slaughter
The sun and moon ne'er look'd upon!

15

IV,3,1820

Were I chief lord of all this spacious world,
I'ld give it to undo the deed. O lady,...

16

IV,3,1835

O, go to. Well, well,
Of all the faults beneath the heavens, the gods...

17

IV,3,1843

To such proceeding
Who ever but his approbation added,...

18

IV,3,1859

Heavens forgive it!

19

IV,3,1867

Thou art like the harpy,
Which, to betray, dost, with thine angel's face,...

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