Twelfth Night – Quotes

Orsino Opening (Act 1.1) “If music be the food of love, play on;”
Orsino on Olivia (Act 1.1) “Methought she purged the air of pestilence;”
Viola Opening (Act 1.2) “What country, friends, is this?”
Viola on Orsino (Act 1.2) “Orsino! …. He was a bachelor then.”
Captain on Cesario (Act 1.2) “Be you his eunuch, and your mute I’ll be;”
Sir Toby Opening (Act 1.3) “What a plague means my niece to take the death of her brother thus? I am sure care’s an enemy to life.”
Maria Opening (Act 1.3) “By my troth, Sir Toby, you must come in earlier o’nights. Your cousin, my lady, takes great expectations to your ill hours.”
Sir Toby on Sir Andrew (Act 1.3) “He’s as tall a man as any in Illyria”, “He has three thousand ducats a year”, “Speaks three or four different languages”, “Sir Andrew Agueface”.
Sir Andrew Opening (Act 1.3) “Sir Toby Belch! How now, Sir Toby Belch?
Sir Andrew to Sir Toby (Act 1.3) “What is pourquoi?”