Macbeth Quotes Act 1, Scene 7

Might be the be-all and the end-all (Macbeth’s soliloquy) If there were no consequences
Was the hope drunk Wherein you dressed yourself? Hath it slept since? (Lady Macbeth to Macbeth) Macbeth has said he doesn’t want to go through with the murder, Lady Macbeth questions his decision and manhood
Commends th’ingredience of our poisoned chaliceTo our own lips. (Macbeth’s soliloquy) You reap what you sow.
I would, while it was smiling in my face,Have plucked my nipple from his boneless gums An dashed the brains out, had I so swornAs you have done to this. (Lady Macbeth to Macbeth) Lady Macbeth uses vivid imagery to accentuate that she would do something unspeakable if she had said she would.
If we should fail? (Macbeth to Lady Macbeth) Macbeth expresses doubt and questions whether they could commit this crime.
What cannot you and I perform uponTh’unguarded Duncan? (Lady Macbeth to Macbeth) Shows how sadistic she is because she thinks of all the thing they could do.
False face must hide what the false heart doth know. (Macbeth to Lady Macbeth) Turning point where Macbeth goes down the path of darkness and he knows he has to hide it.

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