scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 559
In reading William Shakespeares play MacBeth readers can plainly see that character development is crucial to developing the plot as well as the overall appeal of the literature One can see the growth in Macbeth and Lady Macbeth throughout the story The changes in the characters personas is very much visible to the reader throughout the storyline In analyzing MacBeth one can use Sean Coveys insightful book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens to show the seven characteristics as Covey describes them show the changes in Macbeth and Lady Macbeth To teach ones self a lesson in changes of character one should read up on the character Macbeth This man made a turn from a more or less flat character in the beginning of the story to a much rounder character with many complex parts of a personality by the time the story was over But the common denominator within his character in all parts of the story was that despite his stature as a good guy or a bad guy Macbeth exhibited absolutely no good qualities as shown in Seven Habits When the witches foretold of his destiny Macbeth did not Begin with the End in Mind Hewas not proactive in helping his destiny come to pass having his wife actually scheme to assassinate King Duncan He did not follow the habit Seek First to Understand Then to be Understood He never tried to understand anything He just followed what his wife told him to do When he thought that there was a threat to his position he would do anything included cold-blooded murder to alleviate the strain in his deranged mind Even those close to him such as Banquo and others were killed just because of MacBeths reactive nature This is definitely a sign of a man with a win-lose paradigm It was his way or the highway MacBeth also had bad habits such as being a procrastinator waiting for Lady
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA