"Use ev- / ery man after his desert and who shall 'scape whipping? Use them after your own honor and / dignity. The less they deserve, the more merit is in / your bounty. Take them in" (II.ii.555-559)
"My good friends, / I'll leave you till night. You are welcome to Elsinore" (II.ii.572-573)
"I'll have these players / Play something like the murder of my father / Before mine uncle. I'll observe his looks; / I'll tent him to the quick" (II.ii.623-626)
The actors arrive and go through a scene with Hamlet. Hamlet asks Polonius to take the best care of the actors.
Hamlet likes the actors and is looking forward to the performance.
Hamlet is ashamed with himself that he is not doing anything about his father and plans for his Uncle to watch a play in hopes of a confession.