The inscription of Shakespeare's grave at Holy Trinity Church
His gravestone bears an epitaph which Shakespeare himself supposedly wrote. It warns:
Good friend for Jesus sake forbeare,
To dig the dust enclosed here.
Blessed be the man that spares these stones,
And cursed be he that moves my bones.
Image source - Circulating Collection, Print and Picture Collection, Free Library of Philadelphia. Subject: Shakespeare, William – Tomb
Original source: British Travel Association photo