King Lear – Act 4 Scene 7 Quotes

O you kind gods, cure this great breach in his abused nature! Cordelia appealing to the gods to cure Lear’s madness.
Child-changed father Cordelia describes Lear.
Restoration hang thy medicine on my lips Cordelia hopes to bring about Lear’s restoration to soundness of mind by kissing him.
But I am bound upon a wheel of fire Lear thinks that he is now in an apocalyptic scene in which he is being punished for what he has done.
I am a very foolish fond old man. Lear finally sees his true self.
I fear I am not in my perfect mind. Lear confronts his madness.
The great rage, you see, is killed in him. Lear’s madness begins to leave him and he becomes better.

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