Hamlet Quote Analysis


Mr. Ryder quotes a line from William Shakespeare’s play Hamlet .

“This above all: to thine own self be true,
And it must follow, as the night the day,
Thou canst not then be false to any man.”

Consider the following questions.

  • What does this passage mean?
  • How or why is this quote appropriate to Mr. Ryder’s situation?

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Share your responses with the full class.

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