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  • Hi this is tutor Nick P and this is Quotes four today we're going to look at a Shakespeare

  • quote from Hamlet okay and here's actually the quote neither a borrower nor

  • a lender be for loan oft loses itself and friend yeah well this is very clear

  • advice the advice was actually given to Hamlet so don't be the person who lends

  • the money to someone but don't also be the person who borrows the money it's

  • bad for both of you actually in many many ways so neither a borrower

  • nor a lender be for loan oft oft is old English to me often loan oft loses

  • itself so you lose the money loan loses itself means the money is gone and friend so you if you're

  • the lender so it's probably even worse for the lender because he's lost both he's lost

  • the money he's lost his friend and probably a lot

  • of bad feelings that he has to deal with okay so let's uh let's quickly cover it

  • this Shakespeare quote literally means it is better not to be the person who

  • lends the money or who borrows the money if you are the lender there is high risk

  • you will lose both your money and your friend if you are the borrower you may

  • have to feel guilty about not returning the money or have to deal with avoiding

  • the lender you will probably also lose your friend who may have helped you in

  • more ways in the future if he wasn't cheated than the mere value of the loan so so

  • the borrower may lose out even a lot more than the borrower I mean yeah then

  • the borrower realizes because maybe he thinks well he didn't have to return the

  • money he got away with the money but you know you've sometimes we say you to burn

  • bridges you've burned a bridge and you could you can't get help from that

  • friend anymore that friend is gone it's never going to help you again so and you

  • know in life it's not easy to have a lot of good friends so if you lose a good

  • you know you've cut you cut ties you've burnt bridges and you know that's it

  • can't get help from that person again so who knows he may have lost out a lot

  • more than than just what the value of that money was oh okay I hope it

  • clarifies it clarifies what this quote means it's a good life lesson thank you

  • thank you for your time

Hi this is tutor Nick P and this is Quotes four today we're going to look at a Shakespeare

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Tutor Nick P Quotes 4 Shakespeare - Neither A Borrower Nor Lender Be

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    anitawu12 posted on 2019/09/15
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