“All hail macbeth, thou shalt be king herafter” 1.3 “All hail Macbeth who will be king in the future”*Witch three speaking to macbeth*The witch is being mysterious towards the bigger picture in the end
“I am settled, and bend up Each corporal agent to this terrible feat. Away, and mock the time with fairest show: False face must hide what the false heart doth know.” 1.7 “Now I’m decided, and I will exert every muscle in my body to commit this crime. Go now, and pretend to be a friendly hostess. Hide with a false pleasant face what you know in your false, evil heart.”(no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,*Macbeth is speaking to Lady Macbeth*made the decision he will kill Duncan with Lady Macbeth’s persuation
“O, yet I do repent me of my fury, That I did kill them.” 2.3 “Yes, out of all my fury, i killed them”*Macbeth is speaking to Banquo and Macduff* made a mistake that could have costed him his innocence because they could have questioned the guards to make them seem even more guilty
“Sit, worthy friends: my lord is often thus, And hath been from his youth: pray you, keep seat; The fit is momentary; upon a thought He will again be well: if much you note him, You shall offend him and extend his passion: Feed, and regard him not. Are you a man?” 3.4Sit down, worthy friends. My husband is often like this, and he has been since he was a child. Please stay seated. This is just a brief fit. In a moment he’ll be well again. If you pay too much attention to him you’ll make him angry, and that will make his convulsions go on longer. Eat your dinner and pay no attention to him.(no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,*Lady Macbeth is speaking to the thanes*She pretty much says he has a mental disorder and he is unstable
“Be bloody, bold, and resolute; laugh to scorn The power of man, for none of woman born Shall harm Macbeth” 4.1 Be violent, bold, and firm. Laugh at the power of other men, because nobody born from a woman will ever harm Macbeth.(no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,* the second apparition is speaking to Macbeth*he misleads him because it says he cant be killed by anyone who’s mother gave birth to them
“Be lion-mettled, proud; and take no care Who chafes, who frets, or where conspirers are: Macbeth shall never vanquish’d be until Great Birnam wood to high Dunsinane hill Shall come against him” 4.1 Be lion-mettled, proud, and take no care Who chafes, who frets, or here conspirers are. Macbeth shall never vanquished be until Great Birnam Wood to high Dunsinane Hill Shall come against him. (no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,*Third apparition speaking to Macbeth *It misleads Macbeth into thinking he wont die in his life time at all because it would take years for Birnam wood to make it to dunsinane
“Bleed, bleed, poor country!Great tyranny, lay thou thy basis sure,For goodness dare not check thee. Wear thou thy” 4.3 Bleed, bleed, poor country! Great tyrant, go ahead and build yourself up, because good people are afraid to stand up to you. Enjoy everything you stole, because your title is safe! Farewell, lord. I wouldn’t be the villain you think I am even if I were offered all of Macbeth’s kingdom and the riches of the East too. (no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,*Macduff speaking to Malcolm*Regreting himself to let Macbeth take the kingdom
“Not in the legions Of horrid hell can come a devil more damn’d In evils to top Macbeth” 4.3 Even in hell you couldn’t find a devil worse than Macbeth. (no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,*Macduff speaking to Malcolm*Macduff explaining how bad Macbeth had become and nothing can top how bad he is
“Alas, poor country! Almost afraid to know itself. It cannot Be call’d our mother, but our grave; where nothing, But who knows nothing, is once seen to smile; Where sighs and groans and shrieks that rend the air Are made, not mark’d; where violent sorrow seems A modern ecstasy; the dead man’s knell Is there scarce ask’d for who; and good men’s lives Expire before the flowers in their caps, Dying or ere they sicken.” 4.3Alas, our poor country! It’s too frightened to look at itself. Scotland is no longer the land where we were born; it’s the land where we’ll die. Where no one ever smiles except for the fool who knows nothing. Where sighs, groans, and shrieks rip through the air but no one notices. Where violent sorrow is a common emotion. When the funeral bells ring, people no longer ask who died. Good men die before the flowers in their caps wilt. They die before they even fall sick. (no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,*Ross speaking to Macduff and Malcolm*Ross is explaining how bad of a king Macbeth is more thoroughly than Macduff had
“They have tied me to a stake; I cannot fly, But, bear-like, I must fight the course. What’s he That was not born of woman? Such a one Am I to fear, or none.” 5.7They have me tied to a stake. I can’t run away. I have to stand and fight, like a bear In Shakespeare’s time, bears were tied to stakes and attacked by dogs for the amusement of audiences. bear.Where’s the man who wasn’t born from a woman? He’s the only one I’m afraid of, nobody else.(no fear Shakespeare, Macbeth,*Macbeth speaking to Macbeth *He is telling himself that he has no way out of the war

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