Macbeth Quotes on manliness

Macbeth to Lady Macbeth. BRAVERY “Bring forth men-children only; for thy undaunted mettle should compose nothing but males.”
Lady Macbeth to Macbeth. INDECISION “O, these flaws and starts,Impostors to true fear, would well becomeA woman’s story at a winter’s fire, Authorized by her grandam. Shame itself! Why do you make such faces?” (A3:4)
Macduff to Malcolm on the death of his children. MOURNING, WEEPING “I must also feel it like a man.”
Macbeth to the two murderers. DEEDS “All by the name of dogs: and so of men.”
Lady Macbeth to Macbeth. MURDER “When you durst do it, then you were a man.”
Ross about Siward’s son’s death in battle. BRAVERY “But like a man he died. (5.8.39-43)
King Duncan’s description. SELF CONTROL, MODERATE ” so meek, hath been / So clear”
Connect outside the text: Bible view on men. (1 Corinthians 16:13-14) STRENGTH IN LOVE “Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be men of courage; be strong. Do everything in love”
Lady Macbeth to spirits. Womanliness =softness. Manliness= CRUELTY. “Come, you spirits / That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here, / And fill me from the crown to the toe top-full / Of direst cruelty!” (1.5.40-43)
Macbeth to Ghost- bring it. BRAVADO “What man dare, I dare” (3.4.98)
Macduff on the deaths of his children All my pretty ones? / Did you say all? O hell-kite! All?
Malcolm hearing Macduff declare revenge on Macbeth. “This tune goes manly. (4.3.235)
Lady Macbeth to Macbeth. CRUELTY Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ th’ milk of human kindness
Macbeth to Lady Mcbeth. DUTY, DEEDS Prithee, peace:I dare do all that may become a man; (1.7.39-51)

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