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" As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice at it; as he was valiant, I honour him; but, as he was ambitious, I slew him. "
The Plays of William Shakespeare. In Ten Volumes: Julius Caesar ; Antony and ... - Page 61
by William Shakespeare - 1773
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's History Plays

Cambridge University Press - Drama - 2002 - 283 pages
...Caesar were living, and die all slaves, than that Caesar were dead, to live all freemen? As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice at it; as he was valiant, I honour him; hut, as he was ambitious, I slew him. (5. 2. 19-23) Here Brutus speaks a measured prose, constructed...
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The "wolfman" and Other Cases

Sigmund Freud - Psychology - 2003 - 347 pages
...regulations and an inhumane judge. Shakespeare's Brutus says something similar of Caesar (III, 2): 'As Caesar lov'd me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice...valiant, I honour him; but - as he was ambitious, I slew him.' This speech already has a disconcerting effect, because we imagined Brutus to feel a more...
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Shakespeare and the Human Mystery

J. Philip Newell - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 134 pages
...Caesar, this is my answer: not that I loved Caesar less, but that I loved Rome more. ... As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice...valiant, I honour him; but, as he was ambitious, I slew him. (Julius III 2 17-26) Brutus, blind to the cravings of his own shadow, projects his ambitious...
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Excel Preliminary English

David Mahony - English - 2003 - 282 pages
...Caesar were living and die all slaves, than that Caesar were dead, to live all free men? As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice...valiant, I honour him: but, as he was ambitious, I slew him. There is tears for his love; joy for his fortune; honour for his valour; and death for his...
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A Yankee in Meiji Japan: The Crusading Journalist Edward H. House

James L. Huffman - History - 2003 - 309 pages
...his career, with a reference to Shakespeare: "When Brutus murdered Caesar he said: 'As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice at it; as he was valiant, I honor him; but, as he was ambitious, I slew him.' And the same may legitimately be said of Saigo Takamori."...
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Why Shakespeare: An Introduction to the Playwright's Art

G. M. Pinciss - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 192 pages
...once again, is to emphasize the inevitability and appropriateness of what he has done: As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice at it; as he was valiant, I honor him; but — as he was ambitious, I slew him. There is tears for his love; joy for his fortune;...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Dramatists, English - 2007 - 1280 pages
...Czsar were living, and die all slaves, than that Ca:sar were dead, to live all free men? As Gcsar loved a И "S 2007 Wordsworth Editions, Limited"- Shakespeare William" William Shakespeare( slew him. There is tears for his love; joy for his fortune; honour for his valour; and death for his...
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The Dreams of Interpretation: A Century Down the Royal Road

Catherine Liu - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 379 pages
...Brutus's justification as to why he killed Caesar, whom he loved, in Shakespeare: "As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice...valiant, I honour him; but, as he was ambitious, I slew him" (424).26 Here Freud assumes the role of Brutus, who kills Caesar for being ambitious. After...
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Shakespeare

Russell A. Fraser - 1988
...instance in Julius Caesar where the rhetorician, deceiving others, fools himself. "As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice at it; as he was valiant, I honor him. But as he was ambitious, I slew him." Shakespeare didn't get his due from Jonson and knew...
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Renaissance Figures of Speech

Sylvia Adamson, Gavin Alexander, Katrin Ettenhuber - History - 2007 - 306 pages
...parallelisms. A less ostentatious example occurs in Brutus's forum speech in Julius Caesar. 'As Caesar lov'd me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice in it; as he was valiant, I honour him; but as he was ambitious, I slew him' (3.2.24—5). 4 The initial...
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