Celebration Quotation – March 29, 2016

Today’s quote is from Hamlet:

"Give every man thine ear, but few thy voice; take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment." Hamlet, Act I, Scene 3

The illustration is a costume design by artist/illustrator George Johann Scharf (1788-1860).  It is dated 1825.  Scarf was an illustrator and lithographer who made his career creating portraits of daily life in London in the early 19th century.  There are more than 1,000 of his watercolors, drawings and lithographs on file in the collection at the British Museum.

Image Source: Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection