King Lear/Oedipus Quotes

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Edmund
"This is the excellent foppery of the world."
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Lear
"Nothing can be made out of nothing."
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Lear
"A thankless child!"
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Lear
"O! Let me not be mad"
4 of 42
Lear
"Hysterica passio!"
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Lear
"Singe my white head!"
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Lear
"I am a man more sinned against than sinning"
7 of 42
Lear
"How dost my boy? Art cold?"
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Leat
"Those pelican daughters"
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Fool
This cold night will turn us all to fools and madmen."
10 of 42
Fool
"And I'll go to bed at noon."
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Edgar
"He childed as I father'd!"
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Goneril
"Pluck out his eyes."
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Oedipus
"Blind as you are in eyes, and ears, and mind."
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Chorus
"Heartsore, footsore, alone."
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Oedipus
"as for my own father/Will fight this fight."
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Tiresias
"You have your sight…and do not see."
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Creon
"If you suppose your arrogance weighs aught."
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Oedipus
"I slay them all!"
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2nd Messenger
"- that they should see no more evils."
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Oedipus
"I have sinned sins"
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Oedipus
"Let our own fate wag onward as it may."
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Chorus
"A prince of men"
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Chorus
"He shall not, ever, be put to shame."
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Goneril
"Pluck out his eyes."
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Regan
"Hang him instantly."
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Goneril
"Oh, the difference of man and man."
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Stage Direction
Enter Lear, fantastically dressed with wild flowers
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Lear
"I am a very foolish fond old man,"
29 of 42
Goneril
"Ask me not what I know."
30 of 42
Edmund
"Yet Edmund was belov'd:"
31 of 42
Kent
"All's cheerless, dark and deadly."
32 of 42
Lear
"Look there, look there!"
33 of 42
Edgar
"We that are young/Shall never see so much, nor live so long."
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Albany
"Our present business/Is general woe."
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Lear
"And my poor fool is hang'd!"
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Lear
"This feather stirs; she lives!"
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Lear
"We two alone alone will sing like birds i'th' cage"
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Cordelia
"Nothing, my lord."
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Cordelia
"And so I am, I am."
40 of 42
Lear
"Attend the lords of France and Burgundy."
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Lear
"Come not between the dragon and his wrath."
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