Macbeth Passages

no bottom, none, in my voluptuousness; could not fill up cistern of lust, continent impediments, better Macbeth than such to reign Malcolm to Macduff4.3 p158
Here’s a knocking indeed, porter of hellgate, beelzebub, time server, more knocking, what in devils name? Porter when Macduff is knocking at the gate the morning after Duncan’s murder2.3 p74
That which made them drunk made me bold, hark, peace, owl that shrieked, fatal bellman, doors are open, surfeited grooms, snores, possetts, whether they live or die Lady Macbeth while everyone is drunkenly asleep/involved in a murder2.2 p68
She should have died thereafterTomorrow 3xTold by an idiot, signifying nothing Macbeth after his wife’s death5.5 p190
This castle hath a pleasant seat. The air nimbly and sweetly recommends itself unto our gentle senses. Duncan when he arrives at Macbeth’s castle1.5 p50
Welcome hither. I have begun to plant thee, and will labor To make thee full of growing. (to BANQUO) Noble Banquo, That hast no less deserved, nor must be known No less to have done so, let me infold thee And hold thee to my heart. Duncan to Macbeth and Banquo after the battle 1.4 p42
“Whence is that knocking?How is’t with me, when every noise appals me?What hands are here? ha! they pluck out mine eyes.Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this bloodClean from my hand? No, this my hand will ratherThe multitudinous seas in incarnadine,Making the green one red.” Macbeth after he kills Duncan and hears the knocking2.2p72
A sailor’s wife had chestnuts in her lap, munchedAroint thee, rump-fed ronyon cries.Aleppo, tiger,Like a rat without a tail, I’ll do I’ll do Witches1.3 p28
What will you do? Let’s not consort with them; to show an unfelt sorrow is an office which the false man does easy. I’ll to England Malcolm talking with Donalbain2.3 p86
Well then have you considered of my speeches? … To half a soul and to a notion crazed say ‘Thus did Banquo’ Macbeth trying to convince the murdereds to mil Banquo.3.1 p98
Ay, my good lord. Safe in a ditch he bides, with twenty trenched gashes on his head. Murdereds to Macbeth after killing Banquo3.4 p112
To Ireland, I: our separated fortune shall keep us both the safer: where we are There’s daggers in men’s smiles: the near in blood, the nearer bloody Donalbain talking with Malcolm2.3 p86
O’ never shall sun that morrow see! Your face, my thane, is as a book where men may read strange matters. To beguile the time, look like the time. Bear welcome in your eye, your hand, your tongue. look like th’ innocent flower, but be the serpent under’t. He that’s coming must be provided for; and you shall put this night’s great business into my dispatch, which shall to all our nights and days to come give solely sovereign sway and masterdom. (1.5.71-82) Lady Macbeth to Macbeth talking about Duncan 1.5 48
“By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.” Witches when Macbeth is coming4.1 p134
We fail? But screw your courage to the sticking place and we’ll not fail. Lady Macbeth to Macbeth1.7 p58
Throw physic to the dogs, I’ll none of it!- come, put mine armor on. Give me my staff…. what rhubarb, senna, or what purgative drug, would scour these English? Macbeth, kind of talking with Seton5.3 p184
Glamis thou art, and Cawdor; and shalt be What thou art promised. Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ th’ milk of human kindness To catch the nearest way. Thou wouldst be great; art not without ambition, but without the illness should attend it Lady Macbeth talking about Macbeth1.5 p46
Out, damned spot; out, I say. One, two,—why, then ’tis time to do’t. Hell is murky. Fie, my lord, fie, a soldier and afeard? What need we fear who knows it when none can call our power to account? Yet who would have thought the old man to have had so much blood in him? Lady Macbeth, overheard by servant and Doc5.1 p174

You Might Also Like