Neither A Borrower Nor A Lender Be; For Loan Oft Loses Both Itself And Friend, And Borrowing Dulls The Edge Of Husbandry.

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Neither a borrower nor a lender be;
For loan oft loses both itself and friend,
And borrowing dulls the edge of husbandry.
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.
-- William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Hamlet
-- Act i, Sc. 3