Greed Is An Intense And Selfish Desire Essay

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Greed is an intense and selfish desire. Sometimes it cannot be controlled, like in Macbeth, in reality, greed can take over your mind, relationship, and actions. Greed can change people into a bad person. In reality greed can take over your mind relationships and actions. In sports many players have greed for more fame all they will do anything to get it even if it consists of using drugs. Power can make a person so greedy that he or she will do anything for it and will not let anyone, or concern stand in his or her way. This essay will show how some of the characters get taken in by this greed for power, and a character that does not get taken in by this greed for power. Lady Macbeth’s gets greedy for power somehow similar to Macbeth’s. At the beginning of the play, when Lady Macbeth reads the letter from her husband telling her about the witches, it can definitely be seen that she will be ready to risk anything to see her husband Macbeth king. She was ready, because it helps her. When Macbeth was scared, Lady Macbeth kept Macbeth in line when she called upon the spirits that tend on mortal thoughts. To Stop up the access and passage to remorse, That to compunctious visiting’s of nature Shake my fell purpose. (Page 41-42 and 45-47). What Lady Macbeth is saying that it is as if she were tearing her heart out to make her husband king. Lady Macbeth’s whole purpose for murder seems to prove that she has been successful. Lady Macbeth seems to lie alot. One example is her…

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