Macbeth Act 1 Quotes

Fair is foul, and foul is fair…(1.1.12) Witches-> The Universeforeshadowing that people aren’t always what they seem.
So foul and fair a day I have not seen. (1.3.39) Macbeth-> Banquohe has never seen a day that was so good and so bad. the war is over but many people died.
If chance will have me king, why, chance may crown me without my stir. (1.3.157-159) Macbeth-> Banquoif fate wants me to be king, fate will and I won’t have to do anything.
Stars, hide your fires; let not light see my black and deep desires. (1.4.57-59) Macbeth->Himselfstars, hide your lights so nobody can see the bad things I want to do.
Yet do I fear thy nature; it is too full o’ th’ milk of human kindness…(1.5.16-17) Lady Macbeth->HerselfI worry that you don’t have what it takes to kill the king.
Come, you spirits that tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here…(1.5.47-48) Lady Macbeth->Herselfcome, spirits that assist murderous thoughts, make me less like a woman and fill me with cruelty.
Look like th’ innocent flower, but be the serpent under’ t (1.5.76-78) Lady Macbeth->Macbethyou should look like the flower, but be the snake underneath it.
If it were done when ’tis done, then ’twere well it were done quickly. (1.7.1-2) Macbeth->Himselfif this would really be finished when i did the deed, then it would be best to do it quickly.
…go pronounce his present death and with his former title greet Macbeth (1.2.74-75) Duncan->Rossgo announce that he will be executed, and tell Macbeth that Cawdor’s titles will be given to him.
False face must hide what the false heart doth know. (1.7.95) Macbeth->Lady Macbethhide with a false pleasant face what you know in your false, evil heart.

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