William Shakespeare quote about civilization from Othello - There's many a beast, then, in a populous city, and many a civil monster.
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There's many a beast, then, in a populous city, and many a civil monster.
 William Shakespeare, Othello (1623). copy citation

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Author William Shakespeare
Source Othello
Topic civilization monsters beasts
Date 1623
Language English
Reference
Note Written between 1601 and 1604
Weblink http://www.gutenberg.org/files/1531/1531-h/1531-h.htm

Context

“IAGO. I mock you? No, by heaven.
Would you would bear your fortune like a man!
OTHELLO. A horned man's a monster and a beast.
IAGO. There's many a beast, then, in a populous city, And many a civil monster.
OTHELLO. Did he confess it?
IAGO. Good sir, be a man. Think every bearded fellow that's but yok'd May draw with you. There's millions now alive
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