Julius Caesar Quotes – speaker/quote Flashcard Example #44648

Marullus
You blocks, you stones, you worse than senseless things.
Brutus
There is a tide in the affairs of men/Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune;/Omitted, all the voyages of their life/Is bound in shallows and in miseries./On such a full sea are we now afloat, and we must take the current when it serves,/Or lose our ventures.
Soothsayer
Beware the Ides of March
Cassius
The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars/But in ourselves that we are underlings
Brutus
Set honor in one eye and death in th’ other,/And I will look on both indifferently;/For let the gods so speed me, as I love/The name of honor more than I fear death.
Caesar
Let me have men about me that are fat,/Sleek-headed men, and such as sleep o-nights./Yond Cassius has a mean and hungry look;/He thinks too much; such men are dangerous.
Cassius
Why, man, he doth bestride the narrow world/Like a colossus; and we petty men/Walk under his huge legs, and peep about/To find ourselves dishonorable graves.
Casca
Three or four wenches, where I stood cried, “Alas, good soul!” and forgave him with all their hearts; but there’s no heed to be taken them; if Caesar had stabbed their mothers, they would have no done no less.
Casca
For mine own part, it was Greek to me.
Casca
Ohe he sits high in all the people’s hearts/And that which appear offense in us/His countenance, like richest alchemy/Will change to virtue and to worthiness.
Portia
Think you no stronger than my sex being so husbanded?
Brutus
And for Antony, think not of him/For he can do no more than Caesar’s arm/When Caesar’s head if off.
Calpurnia
Alas, my lord; Your wisdom is consumed in confidence/Do not go forth today…
Caesar
And tell them that I will not come today;/Cannot is false; and that I dare not falser;/I will not come today.
Caesar
Cowards die many times before their deaths;/The valient never taste of death but once.
Artimadorus
Caesar, beware of Brutus; take heed of Cassius/Come not near Casca; have an eye to Cinna.
Caesar
But I am constant as the Northern Star/Of whose true-fixed and resting quality/There is no fellow in the firmament.
Caesar
Et tu, Brute? Then fall Caesar.
Brutus
Stoop, Romans, stoop/And let us bathe our hands in Caesar’s blood/Up to the elbows…
Antony
O pardon me, thou bleeding piece of earth./That I am meek and gentle with these butchers!
Antony
And Caesar’s spirit rangin for revenge/With Ate by his side come hot from Hell,/Shall in the confines with a monarch’s voice/Cry Havoc, and let slip the dogs of war.
Brutus
As Caesar loved me, I weep for him;/As he was fortunate, I rejoice at it;/As he was valient, I honor him;/But, as he was ambitious, I slew him.
Brutus
Not that I loved Caesar less, but that I loved Rome more.
Antony
Friends, Roman, Countrymen, lend me your ears.
Antony
Ambition should be made of sterner stuff/But Brutus says he was ambitious/And Brutus is an honorable man.
Brutus
Thou has described a hot friend cooling…When love begins to sicken and decay? It useth an enforced ceremony.
Brutus
There is a tide in the affairs of men/Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune;/Omitted, all the voyage of their life/Is bound in shallows and miseries./On such a full sea are we now afloat, and we must take the current when it serves,/Or lose our ventures.
Caesar
Thou shalt see me at Philippi.
Octavius
Look, I draw a sword against conspirators…till Caesar’s three-and-thirty wounds/Be well avenged
Brutus
Farewell to you; and you; and you…Countrymen/My heart doth joy that yet in all my life/I found no man but he was true to me.
Brutus
Caesar, now be still;/I killed thee with has so good a will.
Antony
This was the noblest Roman of them all/…He only in a general honest thought/and common good to all, made one of them.

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