Fair is foul, and foul is fair, hover through fog and filthy air.— William Shakespeare
Unique Important Macbeth quotations
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
Look like the innocent flower, But be the serpent under it.
A little water clears us of this deed.
Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.
Out, damned spot! Out, I say!
The instruments of darkness tell us truths.
When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.
Loneliness does not come from having no people around you, but from being unable to communicate the things that seen important to you.
Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o' the milk of human kindness.
Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?
Vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps itself And falls on the other side
The two most important days in your life are the day you are born... and the day you find out why.
Angels are bright still, though the brightest fell.
By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes.
If chance will have me king, why, chance may crown me.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Or art thou but / A dagger of the mind, a false creation, / Proceeding from the heat-oppressed brain?
Stars hide your fires; let not light see my black and deep desires: The eyes wink at the hand; yet let that be which the eye fears, when it is done, to see
Out, damned spot! out, I say! One: two: why, then 'tis time to do't. Hell is murky!
You will have bad times, but they will always wake you up to the stuff you weren't paying attention to.
There's husbandry in heaven; Their candles are all out.
That but this blow Might be the be-all and the end-all here, But here, upon this bank and shoal of time, We'ld jump the life to come.
Tis safter to be that which we destroy Than by destruction dwell in doubtful joy.
The important thing is not to stop questioning.
And oftentimes, to win us to our harm, The instruments of darkness tell us truths, Win us with honest trifles, to betray's In deepest consequence
Bloody instructions, which, being taught, return to plague the inventor.
If you think about Shakespeare, you remember Richard III and Macbeth before you remember Ferdinand, whose role is just to fall in love and be a bit of a wimp. I love the baddies. More important, though, is making the baddies somehow, weirdly, understood.