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" I come not, friends, to steal away your hearts. I am no orator, as Brutus is, But, as you know me all, a plain blunt man That love my friend, and that they know full well That gave me public leave to speak of him. "
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The Mutual Flame: On Shakespeare's Sonnets and The Phoenix and the Turtle

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 233 pages
...'true-telling friend" (82). The thought is Antony's in Julius Caesar: I am no orator, as Brutus is; But, as you know me all, a plain, blunt man That love my friend. (HI, ii, 221) He even has to apologise, for his silence : ' I think good thoughts while others write...
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Lectures on Shakespeare

W. H. Auden - Drama - 2002 - 398 pages
...Antony tells the crowd, I come not, friends, to steal away your hearts. I am no orator, as Brutus is, But (as you know me all) a plain blunt man That love my friend. (III.ii.221-24) President Roosevelt used his smile and cigarette holder to show his disinterest, Churchill...
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The Imperial Theme

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 392 pages
...acts. He only has to be sincere to win over the citizens to his side : I am no orator, as Brutus is; But, as you know me all, a plain blunt man, That love my friend. (in. ii. 221) It is true: he does not need to act. He reads the will, Caesar's bequests to the Roman...
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Natural Rights Liberalism from Locke to Nozick: Volume 22, Part 1

Ellen Frankel Paul, Fred D. Miller, Jeffrey Paul - Law - 2005 - 403 pages
...oration in Julius Caesar. I come not, friends, to steal away your hearts. I am no orator, as Brutus is; But (as you know me all) a plain blunt man That love my friend . . . For I have neither wit, nor words, nor worth, Action nor utterance, nor the power of speech To...
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Exquisite Rebel: The Essays of Voltairine de Cleyre -- Anarchist, Feminist ...

Voltairine de Cleyre, Sharon Presley, Crispin Sartwell - Social Science - 2005 - 331 pages
...Marc Antony addressed the populace at Rome: "I am no orator, as Brutus is, But as you know me well, a plain blunt man That love my friend. And that they know full well That gave me public leave to speak of him. For I have neither wit, nor words, nor worth, Action,...
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Feminist Interpretations of Emma Goldman

Penny A. Weiss, Loretta Kensinger - Biography & Autobiography - 2010
...You know how Shakespeare's Marc Antony addressed the populace of Rome: "I am no orator, as Brutus is, But as you know me all, a plain blunt man That love my friend. And that they know full well That gave me public leave to speak of him. For I have neither wit, nor words, nor worth, Action,...
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North American Players of Shakespeare: A Book of Interviews

Hsuan L. Hsu - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 425 pages
...although he is completely manipulative. When we get to the lines, "I am no orator, as Brutus is, / But, as you know me all, a plain blunt man / That love my friend," I don't want to see quizzical looks from the Roman citizens: "What, he's no orator? Wait a minute."...
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Renaissance Figures of Speech

Sylvia Adamson, Gavin Alexander, Katrin Ettenhuber - History - 2007 - 306 pages
...he quickly controls: I come not, friends, to steal away your hearts. I am no orator, as Brutus is; But (as you know me all) a plain blunt man That love my friend . . . For I have neither wit, nor words, nor worth, Action, nor utterance, nor the power of speech,...
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North American Players of Shakespeare: A Book of Interviews

Hsuan L. Hsu - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 425 pages
...although he is completely manipulative. When we get to the lines, "I am no orator, as Brutus is, / But, as you know me all, a plain blunt man / That love my friend," I don't want to see quizzical looks from the Roman citizens: "What, he's no orator? Wait a minute."...
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