All is well that ends well






Phrases from Shakespeare



All is well that ends well





Meaning:

We have few concerns if things turn out well in the end.



Example:







Origin:

From Shakespeare's play All's Well That Ends Well, 1602. Used not only as the title of the play, the line appears in the text too.

HELENA:

Yet, I pray you:
But with the word the time will bring on summer,
When briers shall have leaves as well as thorns,
And be as sweet as sharp. We must away;
Our wagon is prepared, and time revives us:
All's well that ends well; still the fine's the crown;
Whate'er the course, the end is the renown.



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