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Sher steals the show as Falstaff, of course, but there are also more serious, moments and plenty of food for thought.This Summer, Get Thee To London For The RSC’s Henry IV|Emma Woolf|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Orson Welles (1965) His Chimes at Midnight was a mash-up of the Shakespeare plays in which Sir John Falstaff appears.
When Prince Hal tells Falstaff that “thou owest God a death,” he demurs.
"He reminded me of Falstaff as a great misleader of youth," he said.
What actor could play Falstaff after riding forty miles and being well thrashed?
At our challenge they have now taken to their heels like Falstaff's eleven rogues in buckram suits.Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2|Ian Hamilton
Yet the idea of Falstaff may be quite as vivid as the idea of Lafayette.The English Utilitarians, Volume II (of 3)|Leslie Stephen
He made amends for his action by telling them of a country where gold, like Falstaff's reasons, was as plenty as blackberries.South American Fights and Fighters|Cyrus Townsend Brady
In the state of innocency Adam fell; and what should poor Jack Falstaff do in the days of villainy?How to be Happy Though Married|E. J. Hardy.
Cultural definitions for Falstaff
An endearing, fat, aging rogue who appears in several of the plays of William Shakespeare. He is prominent in the two parts of King Henry the Fourth, where he is the jolly companion of Prince Hal, the future King Henry V. Falstaff is a lover of wine, women, and song; although a coward in practice, he loves to tell tales of his supposed bravery.