Macbeth Act 3 Scene 4 Quotes

“There the grown serpent lies; the worm that’s fled hath nature that in time will venom breed, no teeth for th’present.” Macbeth: to assassin, Macbeth is saying that if Fleance is still alive then he can be harmful to him in the future by starting a revolt by knowing what Macbeth has done.
Thou canst say I did it. Never Shake thy gory locks at me Macbeth: to ghost of Banquo, Macbeth is asking the ghost why he is there because he did not kill him so he should not be to blame
Are you a man? Lady Macbeth: to Macbeth, Once again Lady Macbeth is using Macbeth’s manliness to sway him to her side showing that he is weak
This is the air-drawn dagger which you said led you to Duncan. O, these flaws and starts impostors to true fear, would well become a woman’s story at a fire. Lady Macbeth: to Macbeth, saying that what he has been seeing is not true and that he is going crazy with paranoia
How say’st thou that Macduff denies his person at our great binding Macbeth: to Lady Macbeth, Macbeth is wondering why Macduff didn’t come to the event and if he knew that he killed Banquo and Duncan showing the paranoia that Macbeth has.
Come, We’ll to sleep. My strange and self;abuse is the initiate fear that wants hard use. Macbeth: to Lady Macbeth, Macbeth can finally get sleep even after killing Duncan Macbeth says that he will not get sleep showing that he is less traumatized by the killing.

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