Hamartia- The flaw that causes the hero's downfall
Thou wouldst be great; art not without ambition, but without the illness should attend it. - Act I Scene 5
... What's the boy Malcolm? Was he not born of woman? The spirits that know have pronounced me thus: "Fear not, Macbeth. No man that's born of woman shall e'er have power upon thee." Then fly, false thanes, and mingle with the English epicures -Act IV Scene 3
Hail, King! For so thou art. Behold where stands the usurper's cursed head. The time is free, I see thee compassed with thy kingdoms pearl, that speak my salutations in their minds; whose voices I desire aloud with mine- hail, King of Scotland!- Act IV Scene 8
Peripeteia- A reversal of Fortune
Anagnorisis- moment where hero makes critical discovery
Despair thy charm! And let the angel whom thou still hast served tell thee, Macduff was from his mother's womb untimely ripped.- Act IV Scene 8
All hail, Macbeth! Hail to thee, Thane of Glamis-Act I Scene 2
Nemesis- A fate that cannot be avoided
All hail, Macbeth! Hail to thee, Thane of Cawdor!
All hail, Macbeth, that shalt be King hereafter!
Out, out, brief candle! Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage and then is heard no more. It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. -Act IV Scene 5
Catharsis-Feeling of pity for the hero by the audience after they fall