Speeches (Lines) for MENECRATES in "Antony and Cleopatra"

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# Act / Scene Speech text
1 II / 1
  • Know, worthy Pompey,
    That what they do delay, they not deny.
  • Know, worthy Pompey,
    That what they do delay, they not deny.
  • POMPEY. If the great gods be just, they shall assist
    The deeds of justest men.

    MENECRATES. Know, worthy Pompey,
    That what they do delay, they not deny.

2 II / 1
  • We, ignorant of ourselves,
    Beg often our own harms, which the wise powers
  • We, ignorant of ourselves,
    Beg often our own harms, which the wise powers
    Deny us for our good; so find we profit
    By losing of our prayers.
  • POMPEY. Whiles we are suitors to their throne, decays
    The thing we sue for.

    MENECRATES. We, ignorant of ourselves,
    Beg often our own harms, which the wise powers
    Deny us for our good; so find we profit
    By losing of our prayers.

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