William Shakespeare Quotable Quotes Romeo and Juliet

act 1Benvolio pg.584, line 63 “I do but keep the peace. Put up thy sword or manage it to part these men with me.”I am trying ti stop the fight. Put your sword away or use it to help me. This quote shoes Benvolio and tybalt as foils.”I do but keep the peace, Put the sword or manage it to part these men with me”
act 1 prince pg.585, line 92 ” if you ever disturb our streets again, your lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace””anyone caught fighting in the streets again will be punished by death / foreshadowing
act 1 Nurse pg. 595, line 75 “A man, young lady! Lady, such a man. As all the world- Why, he’s a man of wax.the nurse comments on how handsome Paris is
act 1 Mercutio pg. 596, line 27 “if love be rough with you, be rough with love. Prick love for picking, and beat love down”if love plays rough with you play rough with love Mercutio suggests that Romeo cure himself of his depression by becoming interested in another girl
act 1 Romeo pg. 599, line 107 ” I fear, too early; for my mind misgives some consequence yet hanging in the stars”Romeo that some consequence of fate will occur at the party and lead to his premature death Foreshadowing theme of fate controlling life
act 1 Romeo pg. 601, line 50 ” Did my heart love till now? Forswear it, sight for i ne’er saw true beauty till this night”Romeo says that he didn’t know what love was until now. He has never seen anyone as beautiful as the women Juliet characterization Romeo is impulsive
act 1 Romeo pg. 604, line 116″ Is she a capulet? O dear account! My life is my foe’s debt.”Romeo finds out that she is a Capulet and realizes his life belongs to an enemy this establishes conflict
act 1 Juliet pg. 605, line 133″My grave is like to be my wedding bed.”If he be married then I will die without loving or marrying anyone else Juliet wants no one but himthe nurse tells Juliet that Romeo is a Montauge and her enemy This establishes conflict

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