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Macbeth: Famous Lines

Macbeth: Famous Lines

“Fair is foul, and foul is fair.”

-Witches, 1.1.12


“Nothing in his life

Became him like the leaving it.”

-Malcolm, 1.4.8–9


 “Is this a dagger which I see before me,

The handle toward my hand?”

-Macbeth, 2.1.42–3


 “We have scoteched the snake, not killed it.”

-Macbeth, 3.2.15


“After life’s fitful fever he sleeps well.”

-Macbeth, 3.2.24–5


 “It will have blood, they say: blood will have blood.” 

-Macbeth, 3.4.152–53


“Double, double, toil and trouble;

Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.”

-Witches, 4.1.10–1


“I’ll make assurance double sure.”

-Macbeth, 4.1.93


“At one fell swoop.”

-Macduff, 4.3.256


“Out, damned spot! out, I say!”

-Lady Macbeth, 5.1.31


 “What’s done cannot be undone.”

-Lady Macbeth, 5.1.62–3


 “Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow.”

-Macbeth, 5.5.21