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" The times have been That, when the brains were out, the man would die, And there an end ; but now they rise again, With twenty mortal murders on their crowns, And push us from our stools. "
A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ... - Page 196
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Shogun Macbeth

John R. Briggs - Japan - 1988 - 78 pages
...here, I saw him. FUJIN MACBETH. Fie, for shame! MACBETH. Blood hath been shed before now, ay, and since too, murders have been perform'd too terrible for...would die, and there an end; but now they rise again and push us from our table: this is more strange than such a murder is. (She quiets him and hides their...
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Ideological Approaches to Shakespeare: The Practice of Theory

Robert P. Merrix, Nicholas Ranson - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 289 pages
...gentle weal; Ay, and since too, murthers have been perform'd Too terrible for the ear: the time has been, That, when the brains were out, the man would...end; but now, they rise again, With twenty mortal murthers on their crowns, And push us from our stools. This is more strange Than such a murther is....
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The Pamphleteer

Thoemmes - Philosophy - 1994 - 16500 pages
...looked on them as legally dead ; as unsubstantial, almost ideal beings ; the mere ghosts of episcopacy. The times have been That when the brains were out...they rise again, With twenty mortal murders on their crowns, And push US from our stools. ' Letter I. p. 185. a Ibid. [i. 155. 496 T. Gisborne's Letter...
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Shakespeare's Festive Tragedy: The Ritual Foundations of Genre

Naomi Conn Liebler - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 266 pages
...inside-out is not a pretty sight. The image appears again when Macbeth sees Banquo's ghost: "the time has been, / That, when the brains were out, the man would...die, / And there an end; but now they rise again" (III.iv.77-9). Inversion is inextricable in this play from paradox and contradiction. The musical cadences...
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Die kurdische Exilliteratur in Deutschland von den 70er Jahren bis heute

Mahmood Hama Tschawisch - Kurdish literature - 1996 - 186 pages
...Leiden erzählen, um das Schicksal abzuwenden, das ihm [...] zugetragen wird."136 Die "The time has been, that, when the brains were out, the man would...they rise again, with twenty mortal murders on their crowns, and push us trom our stools. This is more strange than such a murder is." (III, 4) Von seinem...
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Brightest Heaven of Invention: A Christian Guide to Six Shakespeare Plays

Peter J. Leithart - Drama - 1996 - 286 pages
...Banquo. People are very hard to kill in Shakespeare. Well might Macbeth long for the good old days when the brains were out the man would die, And there...they rise again, With twenty mortal murders on their crowns, And push us from our stools. (3.4.79-82) Caesar, Hamlet's father, Banquo— all return from...
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Ghosts on the Roof: Selected Essays

Whittaker Chambers - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 361 pages
...Stanislav Kossior, Antonov-Avseenko — I heard my mind saying to itself in these words from Macbeth, The times have been That, when the brains were out,...would die, And there an end; but now they rise again. . . . I took up Victor Serge and lived back, line by line, over the struggle I had known in 1937 and...
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Lift Every Voice: African American Oratory, 1787-1900

Philip Sheldon Foner, Robert J. Branham - Social Science - 1998 - 925 pages
...her funeral dirge, she will rise before their scared visages, and make them cry out with Macbeth — 'The times have been That when the brains were out,...they rise again With twenty mortal murders on their crowns, And push us from our stools.' I am aware, sir, that many of the suggestions and arguments that...
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Shakespearean Power and Punishment: A Volume of Essays

Gillian Murray Kendall - Drama - 1998 - 219 pages
...Banquo, like Caesar, returns, and Macbeth discovers the limits of physical suppression: The time has been. That when the brains were out, the man would...an end; but now they rise again With twenty mortal murthers on their crowns, And push us from our stools. (3.4.77-81) Suppressions of the body natural...
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Orson Welles on Shakespeare: The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts

Orson Welles - Performing Arts - 2001 - 297 pages
...gentle weal; Ay, and since too, murders have been performed Too terrible for the ear. The time has been, That, when the brains were out, the man would...they rise again, With twenty mortal murders on their crowns.22 HECATE But why stands Macbeth thus amazedly?23 MACBETH Let this pernicious hour Stand aye...
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