Essay on Analysis Of Julius Caesar By William Shakespeare

1172 Words May 9th, 2016 5 Pages
In the novel, Julius Caesar there is a two sided argument on how and why Caesar was murdered. Even though Caesar is Brutus’ best friend, for the sake of Rome, with no regrets or grief, Brutus murdered Caesar. In Brutus’ mind, the best for Rome was to annihilate Caesar. When Mark Antony finds out that Caesar was put to death, he asks Brutus if he can deliver a speech at his funeral. Brutus grants Antony his wish and lets him speak. Little did he know that Anthony had a proposal to turn everybody against him. Brutus was telling them that Caesar was gonna make them slaves again and that he was ambitious. However when Antony starts to speak, he changes the minds of everybody. Antony tells the truth of Caesar and the things he knew, not his opinion. Throughout Antony 's speech he uses ethos, pathos,and logos, he tells the crowd that Caesar was brutally murdered, not for the pleasing of Rome, nevertheless for Brutus to get crowned, that 's why Antony gave the best speech at Caesar 's funeral and won the crowd over to realize what Brutus has done. When Brutus comes out he wants to make sure that everybody is listening to his reasoning to kill Caesar. So when he comes out he says “ Be patient till the last. Romans, countrymen, and lovers! hear me for my cause, and be silent, that you may hear: believe me for mine honour, and have respect to mine honour, that you may believe: censure me in your wisdom, and awake your senses, that you may the better judge” (1.1-6). Brutus first…

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