Romeo and Juliet Quote ID Act I

“I do but keep the peace. Put up thy sword, Or manage it to part these men with me.” Who said it: BenvoloioTo who: Tybalt Significant: This shows us Benvolios’s is mature and does not like to fight that he prefers peace
“What, drawn and talk of peace? I hate the word as I hate hell, all Montague’s, and thee.” Who said it: TybaltTo who: BenvolioSignificant: This shows that Tybalt likes to fight and wants to keep the fight going between the two families.
” You men, you beasts,That quench the fire of your pernicious rageWith purple fountains issuing from your veins” Who said it: PrinceTo who: the people who are fightingSignificant: Shows us the influence of the fights between he families and how big they are.
” If ever you disturb our streets againYour lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace.” who said it: Princeto who: the people that were fighting Significant: Foreshadows the ending
” Many a morning hath he there been seen,With tears augmenting the fresh morning’s dew, adding to clouds more clouds with his deep sighs.” Who said it : Montague to who: BenvolioSignificant: tells us about Romeo and that he is kind of a baby
“Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first create!” who said it: Romeo to who: Benvolio significant: is an example of an oxymoron.
“Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs; Being purged, a fire sparking in lovers eyes;Being vexed, a sea nourished with loving tears. What is it else? A madness most discreet, A choking gall, a preserving sweet.” who said it: Romeoto who: Benvolio significant: it shows what Romeo thinks of love and what it should be like
“My child is yet a stranger in the world. She hath not seen the change of fourteen years. Let two more summers wither in their pride ere we may think her ripe be a bride.” who said it: Capuletto who: Paris significant: this complicates the plot because we know that Romeo and Juliet will are suppose to be together but Paris complicates it. We also learn that Juliet is not 14 yet.
“Younger than she are happy mother made.” who said it: Paris to who: Capuletsignificant: It shows us that Paris is confident.
“She’s the hopeful lady of thy earth But woo her, gentle Paris, get her heart;My will to her consent is but a part’ who said it: Capuletto who: Parissignificant: Shows that Capulet is liberal and lets Juliet have a say in who she loves and marries.
” Not mad, but more than a madman is,Shut up in prison, kept without my food,Whipped and tormented, and—-“ who said it: Romeo said it to: Benvolio significant: example of a metaphor. It also characterizes Romeo because it tells is that he is dramatic.
“Compare her face with some that I shall showAnd I will make thee think thy swan a crow.” who said it: Benvolio said it to: Romeosignificant: shows that Bevolio is mature.
“It is an honor that I dream not of.” who said it: Julietsaid it to: To her mothersignificant: It is characterizes of Juliet because she does not feel ready to get married
” Is love a tender thing? It is too rough, Too rude, to boist’rous, and it pricks like thorn,” who said it: Romeosaid it to: Mercutio significant: Characterizes Romeo and how dramatic he is.
“If love be rough with you, be rough with love. Prick love for pricking you, and you beat love down.” who said it: Mercutio said it to: Romeo significant: is a sexual pun. A characterization of Mercutio of how immature he is and how he likes to party and he just does what he wants to do in the moment.
“I dreamt a dream tonight.” who said it: Romeosaid it to: Mercutio significant: It foreshadowing.
“True, I talk of dreams,Which are the children of an idle brain, Begot of nothing but vain fantasy,Which is a thin of substance as the airAnd more inconstant that the wind, who woos…” who said it: Mercutiosaid it to: Romeo significant: Dreaming is a big theme of the play and Mercutio is the only one who doesn’t not believe in dreams
“I fear too early, for my mind misgivesSome consequence yet hanging in the stars shall bitterly begin his fearful date with this night’s revels, and expire the term of a despised life closed in my breast by some vile forfeit of untimely death but he that hath the steerage of my course direct my sail.” who said it: Romeo said it to: Mercutio significant: foreshadowing the ending of the story
” O, she doth teach the torches to burn bright!” who said it: Romeo said it to: Talking about Juliet significant: Telling us Romeo gets taken away easily by appearances
“Did my heart love till now? Forswear it, sight, for I ne’er saw true beauty till this night” who said it: Romeo said it to: talking about Julietsignificant: tells us again that he is taken by appearances
“It fits when such a villain is a guest.I’ll not endure him” who said: Tybalt said it to: Capulet significant: characters Tybalt
“If I profane with my unworthiest handThis holy shrine, the gentle sin is this; My lips, two blushing pilgrims, ready stand To smooth that rough touch with a tender kiss.” who said it: Romeo said it to who: Juliet significant: the significant is love
“For saints have hands that pilgrim’s hands do touch, And palm to palm is holy palmers kiss.” who said it: Julietsaid it to who: Romeosignificant: the significance is love
“My only love sprung from my only hate!Too early seen unkown, and known too late!Prodigious birth of love is it to meThat I must love a loathed enemy.” who said it: Julietsaid it to who: Romeo significant: Tell us that and Juliet and their love is domed. The significance is that it complicates the plot.