What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
action already ambition answer Antony appear army assertion assurances attend Banquo battle bear beth betray blood born brave Cæsar cause character confidence consequence courage crimes crown danger dare death determined doubt Duke Duncan edition enemy equal expect expresses face father feeling Fleance flight followers fortune further give guilt hand head hear heart Holinshed honour intended intrepidity King live look lord Macb Macbeth Macduff mark Mars means meet mind murder nature never object observations occasion once opinion passage personal fear play poet prepared present proof prove Remarks reply resolution Rich Richard scene secure sense Shak Shakspeare Shakspeare's Sisters soul speak speare speech spirit stage stand Steevens strange superior suppose Thane thee thou thought timidity tion true truth tyrant valiant valour Whateley whole wife Witches
Page 146 - My conscience hath a thousand several tongues, And every tongue brings in a several tale, And every tale condemns me for a villain. Perjury, perjury, in the high'st degree; Murder, stern murder in the dir'st degree; All several sins, all us'd in each degree, Throng to the bar, crying all, 'Guilty, guilty!
Page 121 - What man dare, I dare: Approach thou like the rugged Russian bear. The arm'd rhinoceros, or the Hyrcan tiger; Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves Shall never tremble...
Page 65 - Reigns that which would be fear'd : 'tis much he dares ; And, to that dauntless temper of his mind, He hath a wisdom that doth guide his valour To act in safety.
Page 168 - It is too full o' the milk of human kindness To catch the nearest way : thou wouldst be great ; Art not without ambition, but without The illness should attend it: what thou wouldst highly, That wouldst thou holily ; wouldst not play false, And yet wouldst wrongly win: thou'dst have, great Glamis, That which cries ' Thus thou must do, if thou have it; And that which rather thou dost fear to do Than wishest should be undone.
Page 39 - What are these, So wither'd, and so wild in their attire ; That look not like the inhabitants o...
Page 141 - I have almost forgot the taste of fears : The time has been, my senses would have cool'd To hear a night-shriek ; and my fell of hair Would at a dismal treatise rouse and stir As life were in't : I have supp'd full with horrors ; Direness, familiar to my slaughterous thoughts, Cannot once start me.
Page 51 - A heavy summons lies like lead upon me, And yet I would not sleep. Merciful powers, Restrain in me the cursed thoughts that nature Gives way to in repose!
Page 45 - My noble partner You greet with present grace, and great prediction Of noble having, and of royal hope, That he seems rapt withal; to me you speak not: If you can look into the seeds of time, And say, which grain will grow, and which will not, Speak then to me, who neither beg, nor fear...