Quotes (Macbeth and the Glass Menagerie)

“Hail, King! for so thou art” Macduff
“And oftentimes, to win us to our harm, / the instruments of darkness tell us the truth”
“A little water clears us of this deed” Lady Macbeth
He’s here un double trust. First as I am his kinsman and his subject…then, as his host.” Macbeth (referring to king duncan)reasons why he shouldn’t kill duncan
“Thous hast it now: King Cawdor, Glamis, all As the weird women promised, and I fear Thou play’dst most foully for’t.” Banquo, referring to MacbethHe is saying how now you have everything that you were promised by the witches but he is scared that he did something bad to get it”
“The unstruments of darkness tell us truths, win us with honest trifles, to betray’s in deepest consequence” Banquoreferring to the witches who cross paths with Macbeth and Banquo after the men have played a major role in putting down the rebellion against Duncan, their king
“Two truths are told, As happy prologues to the swelling act of the imperial theme.” Macbethafter the witches gave him the predictions
“Is this a dagger which i see before me , The handle toward my hand?” MacbethHallucinating that he sees a dagger before he kills Duncan
“What hands are here? Ha: they pluck out mine eyes, Will all great Neptunes ocean wash this blood clean from my hand?” Macbethlooking at his hands after he has killed dun cans, he wonders if even all the water in the world could was off the blood from his hands.
“False face must hide what false heart doth know” MacbethHe has decided he will go along with lady Macbeth’s plan to kill Duncan, He is telling himself that he must put on a false pleasant face to hide his false evil heart.
“Yet do i fear thy nature; it is too full of the milk of human kindness” Lady MacbethReferring to Macbeth, she fears that Macbeth is too kind to kill Duncan.
“Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under’t” Lady Macbethreferring to Macbeth, she wants him to act nice to Duncans face so he can’t see their evil intentions
“Fair is foul, and foul is fair” withcesforeshadowing, setting the mood of the supernatural
“Come, you spirits, that tend on mortal thoughts! unsex me ere, and fill me from the crown to the toe top full of direst cruelty; make thick my blood stop up the access and passage to remorse” Lady Macbethasking the spirits to remove the feminine attributes of her biological sex so she can take an active role in the murder of Duncan.
Tomorrow speech… Macbethafter lady Macbeth dies he gives this speech saying that now life is meaningless

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