Romeo and Juliet Quotes- Finals

My only love sprung from my only hate Juliet/ Juliet finds out that she is in love with her family’s enemy
But woo her, gentle Paris, get her heart; My will to her consent is but a part. An she agree, within her scope of choice Lies my consent and fair according voice. Capulet thinks that Paris should get Juliet to fall in love with him. He also points out that it is Juliet’s choice. He is being reasonable.
My life is foe’s debt Romeo is disappointed to find out that he is in love with his enemy’s daughter.
What, drawn, and talk of peace! I hate the word As I hate Hell, all Montages, and thee Tybalt is more likely to fight than try to stop a fight!
If ever you disturb our streets again, your lives shall pay the forfeit price. Prince is warning the two families to stop fighting or he will kill them both.
I’ll look to like, If looking liking move; But no more deep will I endart mine eye Than your consent gives strength to make it fly. Juliet questions if looks are the proper motivation for love.
O, she doth teach the torches to burn bright! Romeo/ Juliet is “hot”
Younger than she are happy mothers made. Paris/ He thinks she is old enough to get married.
I will withdraw; but this intrustion shall, Now seeming sweet, convert to bitt’rest gall. Tybalt/ He is mad because Romeo is at the party.
I fear, too early; for my mind misgives Some consequences, yet hanging in the stars, Shall bitterly begin his fearful date With night’s revels and expire the term of a despised life, clos’d in my breast, some vile forfeit of untimely death. Romeo/ Death will be a consequence of something at the party.
O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo? Juliet/ She is wondering why her love has to be a Montague.
I have no joy of this contract tonight: It is, too rash, too unadvised, too sudden, Too like lightning, which doth cease to be Ere one can say ‘It lightens’ Juliet/ She is saying to “take it slow” she is being a little hesitant
In one respect I’ll thy assistant be: For this alliance may so happy prove To turn your households’ rancor to pure love. The Friar/ He thinks that if Romeo and Juliet get married then their families will come together as one.
What’s in a name? A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. Juliet/ Names don’t matter. She can look past the name and see Romeo for who he is.
Lady, by yonder blessed moon I vow Romeo/ Romeo is trying to be romantic but it backfires.
Love goes toward love as schoolboys from their books, but love from love, toward school with heavy looks. Romeo/ He doesn’t want to leave her
But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east and Juliet is the sun! Romeo/ Metaphor- Juliet is light
O swear not by the moon, th’ inconstant moon, That monthly changes in her circled orb, Lest that thy love prove likewise variable. Juliet/ Will your love change like the moon?
He jests at scars the never felt a wound Romeo/ Mercutio is joking about love, but he has never been in love so he does not know the pain.
These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die;…… Therefore love moderately… Friar/ Think don’t just love.
I do protest I never injured thee, But love thee better than thou canst devise Till thou shalt know the reason of my love. Romeo/ He tries to explain to Tybalt that he doesn’t have any reason to hate him.
Me thinks I see you now you look so low As one dead in the bottom of a tomb Juliet/ She has a premonition of Romeo’s death. Foreshadowing
A plague on both your houses! Mercutio/ He died without reason because of the feud between the two houses.
O I am a fortune’s fool! Romeo/ He regrets what he has done and realizes he has sealed his fate.
Believe me love, it was the nightingale Juliet/ She doesn’t want Romeo to leave and is trying to talk him out of it.
Graze where you will, you shall not house with me. Capulet/ He believes so much in his authority, that Juliet will not be able to leave.
…The love I bear for thee can afford no better term than this: Thou art a villain. Tybalt/ He has no love for Romeo, and only views him as a enemy.
We walk here in the public haunt of men Either withdraw unto some private place Or reason coldly of your grievances Or else depart. Benvolio/ He is trying to convince his friends that fighting will only lead to more trouble.
Delay this marriage for a month, a week; Or, if you do not, make the bridal bed In that dim monument where Tybalt lies. Juliet/ She is begging for her mother to help her or she will end her own life.
Banishment? Be merciful, say ‘Death’; Fro exile hath more terror in his look, Much more than death. Do not say banishment. Romeo/ He thinks death would be better than banishment because he would no longer be able to see his love.
Send for the County. Go tell him of this. I’ll have this knot knit up tomorrow morning. Capulet/ Capulet is happy that Juliet has decided to get married, so he wants to move the wedding up one day.
I will confess to you that I love him. Juliet/ She is refering to being in love with Romeo.
Be not so long to speak. I long to die If what thou speak’st speak not of remedy. Juliet/ Juliet has decided if Friar Lawrence can’t help her she will kill herself.
I dreamt my lady came and found me dead- Strange dream that gives a dead man leave to think!- And breathed such life with kisses in my lips That I revived and was emperor. Romeo/He had been dreaming and again has a somewhat prophetic dream.
I pay thy poverty and not thy will. Romeo/ Romeo claims that he is paying the apothecary’s poorness and not the fact that he does not want to sell the illegal drug.
O, I am slain! If thou be merciful, Open the tomb, lay me with Juliet Paris/ Paris is announcing his own death and showing that he truly felt love for Juliet.
Capulet! Montague!See what a scourge is laid upon your hateThat Heaven finds means to kill your joys with love! And I, for winking at your discords too,Have lost a brace kinsmen. All are punished. Prince/ The Prince is berating the two families for continuing to fight to the point of their children’s deaths.
This dagger hath mista’en for lo his house Is empty on the back of Montague, And is mis-sheathed in my daughter’s bosom. Capulet/ Capulet believes that the dagger in Juliet belonged to a Montague.
But if thou jealous dost return to pry In what I farther intend to do, By heaven I will tear thee joint by joint, And strew this hungry churchyard with limbs. Romeo/ Romeo is warning his servant to not try to stop him from killing himself.
Death that hath sucked the honey of thy breath Hath had no power yet upon thy beauty Thou art not conquered. Romeo/ Romeo is saying that even thought Juliet is dead she is still as beautiful as she was alive.

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