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thenewgreen  ·  3307 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 10 Misquoted Phrases

    Another favourite is the Shakespearean quote from Merchant of Venice "all that glisters is not gold" which we misquote as "all the glitters is not gold".

-I think Led Zeppelin can be credited with perpetuating this one. In Stairway to Heaven Plant sings "

There's a lady who's sure all that glitters is gold