BEST QUOTES ABOUT EVIL IN OTHELLO

“O, beware, my lord, of jealousy; it is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on.” – Iago

“Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, is the immediate jewel of their souls; who steals my purse steals trash; ’tis something, nothing; ’twas mine, ’tis his, and has been slave to thousands; but he that filches from me my good name robs me of that which not enriches him, and makes me poor indeed.” – Iago

“But I will wear my heart upon my sleeve for daws to peck at: I am not what I am.” – Iago

“O! beware, my lord, of jealousy; It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock The meat it feeds on.” – Iago

“The robb’d that smiles steals something from the thief; He robs himself that spends a bootless grief.” – Othello

“I kissed thee ere I killed thee. No way but this, Killing myself, to die upon a kiss.” – Othello

“I strike it and it hurts my hand.” – Othello

“It is the cause, it is the cause, my soul.” – Othello

“Villain, be sure thou prove my love a whore; Be sure of it. Give me the ocular proof.” – Othello

“Demand me nothing. What you know, you know. From this time forth I never will speak word.” – Iago

“We cannot all be masters, nor all masters cannot be truly follow’d.” – Iago

“I will wear my heart upon my sleeve for daws to peck at.” – Iago

“The Moor already changes with my poison: Dangerous conceits are, in their natures, poisons, Which at the first are scarce found to distaste, But with a little act upon the blood, Burn like the mines of Sulphur.” – Iago

“Heaven is my judge, not I for love and duty, But seeming so for my peculiar end.” – Iago

“O gull! O dolt! As ignorant as dirt!” – Iago

“I have’t. It is engender’d. Hell and night Must bring this monstrous birth to the world’s light.” – Iago GO WITH GRACE QUOTE

“Oh, you are well tuned now! But I’ll set down the pegs that make this music – As honest as I am.” – Iago

“Confess yourself freely to her. Importune her help to put you in your place again.” – Iago

“Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit and lost without deserving.” – Iago

“The Moor is of a free and open nature, That thinks men honest that but seem to be so, And will as tenderly be led by th’ nose As asses are.” – Iago

“She that was ever fair and never proud, Had tongue at will and yet was never loud, Never lack’d gold and yet went never gay, Fled from her wish and yet said, ‘Now I may.’ She that being anger’d, her revenge being nigh, Bade her wrong stay and her displeasure fly, She that in wisdom never was so frail To change the cod’s head for the salmon’s tail.” – Othello

“Then must you speak Of one that lov’d not wisely but too well, Of one not easily jealous, but being wrought Perplex’d in the extreme; of one whose hand Like the base Indian through the desart hath Turn’d the wrong side out.” – Othello

“A horned man’s a monster and a beast.” – Othello

“She was false as water.” – Othello

“O, foolish woman! thy dreams are out of fashion.” – Emilia

“They are all but stomachs, and we all but food; they eat us hungrily, and when they are full they belch us.” – Emilia

“O thou weed, who art so lovely fair, And smell’st so sweet that the sense aches at thee, Would thou hadst ne’er been born.” – Desdemona

“But I do think it is their husbands’ faults If wives do fall.” – Desdemona

“If I do die before thee prithee shroud me in one of those same sheets.” – Desdemona

“I, that am cruel, am yet merciful; I would not have thee linger in thy pain: So, so.” – Iago