scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 761
The essay formerly known as Responsibility Many people have proposed theories on why humans encounter suffering Some believed suffering was punishment for sins committed in a past life others argued suffering was just a part of a larger master plan for human existence In his play Macbeth William Shakespeare sets forth the idea that individuals problems are caused by their own decisions In Macbeth it becomes obvious that Macbeths problems are caused by his own decisions Macbeth is a noble but overly ambitious man Macbeth begins the play as brave Macbeth a noble warrior fighting for his king against a traitorous enemy1218 Macbeth however is not content to be the kings servant however noble that position may be When Macbeth receives word that he will be thane of Cawdor the ambition within him takes root and begins to grow Macbeth believes that there are far greater things in store for him than just being the thane of Cawdor Macbeth begins to set his goals a bit higher when he tells himself If Chance will have me king why chance may crown me 14157-8 Macbeth is beginning to strive for something greater and has a great desire for the witches prophecy All hail Macbeth that shalt be king hereafter to become reality1353 Though Macbeth tells himself he will allow chance to crown him king he is in fact beginning to ponder the option of forcing the hand of chance Macbeths discontent with his station in life and his overleaping ambition set the stage for the ruin of a noble man Macbeth consciously chooses to pursue his ambition to be King though he understands this ambition is wrong When Macbeth states Stars hide your fires Let not light see my black desires and deep desires1457-58 it is apparent that Macbeth is keenly aware that his
@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