Hamlet Act 5

What does the grave-maker ask on Ophelia’s death? “Is she to be buried in a Christian burial, when she wilfully seeks her own salvation?”
What does the grave-maker state on class in funerals? “and the more pity that great folk should have countenance in this world to drown or hang themselves more than their even-Christian.”
What does the grave-maker state on the importance of his profession? “And when you are asked this question next, say ‘a grave-maker’. The houses he makes last till doomsday.”
What does the grave-maker state on England’s madness? “Twill not be seen in him there: There the men are as mad as he.”
What does the grave-maker state on acts? “An act hath three-branches: it is to act, to do, and to perform,”
What does Hamlet state when he sees the skull of the dead king’s jester? (2 quotes) “Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him Horatio: A fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy.””Where be your jibes now? Your gambols, your songs, your flashes of merriment that were wont to set the table on a roar?”
What does Hamlet say to warn Laertes? “For though I am not splenative and rash,/Yet have I in me something dangerous,/Which let thy wiseness fear.”
What does Hamlet state on Ophelia after her death? “I loved Ophelia. Forty thousand brothers/Could not with all their quantity of love/Make up my sum.”
What does Hamlet state on fate? (4 quotes) “Let Hercules himself do what he may,/The cat will mew, and dog will have his day.””There’s is a divinity that shapes our ends,/Rough-hew them how we will.””If it be now, ’tis not to come; if it be not to come. it will be now, if it be not now, yet it will come: the readiness is all.””There’s special providence in the fall of a sparrow.”
What does Hamlet state on Rosencrantz and Guildernstern’s death? “They are not near my conscience, their defeat/Does by their own insinuation grow.”
What does Hamlet state on Claudius’ acts? “He that hath killed my king, and whored my mother,/Popped between th’election and my hopes.”
What does Hamlet state on letting Claudius live? “And is’t not to be damned,/To let this canker of our nature come/In further evil?”
How does Hamlet confess his inner thoughts to Horatio? (2 quotes) “But thou wouldst not think how ill all’s here about my heart-but it is no matter.””How I am punished with a sore distraction.”
What does Hamlet state to Laertes about his madness? “If Hamlet from himself be ta’en away,/And when he’s not himself does wrong Laertes,/Then Hamlet does it not.”
What does Hamlet say to Claudius as he kills him? “Here, thou incestuous, murderous, damned Dane. Follow my mother.”
What does Hamlet say to Gertrude as she dies? “Wretched Queen, adieu.”
What does Hamlet instruct Horatio on his death bed? “Absent thee from felicity awhile,/And in this harsh world draw thy breath in pain/To tell my story.”
What does Hamlet state on his succession? “But I do prophesy th’election lights/On Fortinbras. He has my dying voice.”
What does Hamlet state before he dies? “So tell him, with th’occurents more and less/Which have solicited-the rest is silence.”
What does Horatio state as he goes to commit suicide? “I am more an antique Roman than a Dane.”
What does Horatio state when Hamlet dies? “Now cracks a noble heart. Good night, sweet prince,/And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.”
How does Horatio recount Hamlet’s life? “So shall you hear/Of carnal, bloody and unnatural acts,/Of accidental judgements, casual slaughters,/Of deaths put on by cunning and forced cause…all this can I/Truly deliver.”
How does Laertes question Ophelia’s burial rites? “What ceremony else?”
What does Laertes wish for Ophelia in death? “And from her fair and unpolluted flash/May violets spring.”
What does Laertes state on Hamlet at her funeral? (2 quotes) “Fall ten times treble on that cursed head/Whose wicked deed thy most ingenious sense/Deprived thee of.””The devil take thy soul!”
What does Laertes state on fighting Hamlet? “And yet ’tis almost ‘gainst my conscience.”
What does Laertes state on the consequences of his actions? (2 quotes) “Why, as a woodcock to mine own spring, Osric,/I am justly killed with mine own treachery.””The foul practice/Hath turned itself of me.”
What does Laertes state on his deathbed? (3 quotes) “I can no more; the king, the king’s to blame.””Mine and my father’s death come not upon thee,/Nor thine on me.””He is justly served,/It is a poison tempered by himself.”
What does the Priest state on Ophelia’s funeral rites? “And but that great command o’ersways the order,/She should in ground unsanctified have lodged.”
What does Gertrude state on Ophelia at her funeral? “I hoped thou shouldst have been my Hamlet’s wife.”
How does Gertrude try to protect Hamlet and his behaviour at Ophelia’s funeral? “This is mere madness.”
What does Gertrude state on her deathbed? “No, no, the drink, the drink! O my dear Hamlet!/The drink, the drink! I am poisoned!”
What does Claudius state to try and protect Hamlet’s life at Ophelia’s funeral? “O he is mad, Laertes.”
What does the king instruct Gertrude at the fencing match? “Gertrude, do not drink.”
How does Claudius try and cover his own back when Gertrude succumbs to the poison? “She swoons to see them bleed.”
What does Claudius state on his deathbed? “O, yet defend me, friends. I am but hurt.”
What does Fortinbras state upon arriving at the court? “O proud Death,/What feast is towards in thine eternal cell.”
How does Fortinbras accept his succession? “For me, with sorrow I embrace my fortune.”
How does Fortinbras praise Hamlet in death? “The soldiers’ music, and the rite of war/Speak loudly for him.”
What does Fortinbras state on fighting in court? “Such a sight as this/Becomes the field, but here shows such amiss.”

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