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Lady Macbeth, fears about Macbeth's nature

"Glamis thou art, and Cawdor; and shalt be what thou art promised. Yet do I fear thy nature, it is too full o'the milk of human kindness to catch the nearest way,"


Lady Macbeth, planning how she will convince Macbeth to kill the King

"Hie thee hither, that I may pour spirits in thine ear, and chastise with the valour of my tongue all that impedes thee from the golden round,"


Lady Macbeth, speaking of Duncan will not be safe under her battlements

"The raven himself is hoarse that croaks the fatal entrance of Duncan under my battlements,"


Lady Macbeth, asking the spirits to unsex her

"Unsex me here, and fill me from the crown to the toe top-full of direst cruelty,"


Lady Macbeth, wanting her milk to become gall

"And take my milk for gall, you murdering ministers,"


Lady Macbeth, greeting her husband with his foretold title

"Great Glamis! Worthy Cawdor! Greater than both, by the all-hail hereafter,"


Lady Macbeth, describing Duncan's fate

"O, never shall sun that marrow see,"


Lady Macbeth, telling Macbeth how he should act

"Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under it,"