Macbeth Quote Analysis

Come, you spirits/That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here/And fill me, from the crown to the toe, top-full/Of direct cruelty! (1.5.143.146 This quotation occurs in the story when Lady Macbeth is trying to plan how to kill the king. This quote establishes character in the sense that Lady Macbeth is asking the spirits to take her feminine side away from her because she is too kind to kill as a woman (quote says “unsex me” and “fill me from the crown to the toe, top-full/of direct cruelty).
We still have judgment here, that we but teach/Bloody instruction, which being taught return/To plague the inventor. This even-handed justice/Commends the ingredients of our poisoned chalice/To our own lips. (1.7.8-12) * This is a quote Macbeth says when he is thinking about killing the king. It enhances his character because previously the story showed Macbeth as a brutal killer and in this quotation it shows many layers to his character. For example the begining of the quote is talking about karma. This shows that Macbeth is not a blind murderer but he is aware of his actions and knows killing the king is wrong and will come back to him.
To know my deed,’Twere best not know myself.Wake Duncan with thy knocking!I wish thou couldst! This is a quote said by Macbeth after he kills Duncan. This is significant because modfiies Macbeth character. Previously he was identified as a strong, brave, killer and here he committed murder and is filled with so much regret.

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