After Romeo and Juliet are found dead, Montague offers to erect a "statue" of "pure gold" in Juliet's honor and Capulet promise to do the same for his dead son-in-law, Romeo. Okay, you've been provided so far with one quote from Romeo, not Benvolio (which isn't even about friendship, but Romeo's unwillingness to have fun at the party), one quote from "Two Gentlemen of Verona," and one complete misattribution that isn't even Shakespeare at all.
Like Benvolio, Mercutio's close friendship with Romeo is also seen in his desires to give Romeo advice and bring him out of his gloomy state of mind. Tut, man, one fire burns out another's burning, One pain is lessen'd by another's anguish; Turn giddy, and be holp by backward turning; One desperate grief cures with another's languish: Take thou some new infection to thy eye, And the rank poison of the old will die. I,1,82. His name literally means “peacemaker,” and he spends most of his time doing just that. Romeo And Juliet Quotes For Lovers Of Great Literature. Speeches (Lines) for Benvolio in "Romeo and Juliet" Total: 64. print/save view. Benvolio is the voice of reason in the plays. I,1,76. Below is our collection of inspirational, beautiful, and romantic Romeo and Juliet quotes that have stood the test of time. I do but keep the peace: put up thy sword, Put up your swords; you know not what you do. Part, fools! [Enter BENVOLIO and ROMEO] Benvolio. The influence of Mercutio’s character is clearly shown throughout the play Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, simply because Mercutio is Romeo’s inspiration for most of his decisions. z y x c a d e w k f Juliet and Tybalt: Ruin Before Romeo, Juliet and Tybalt got along Tybalt didn't know that Juliet was married to Romeo and therefore was still mean to the Montagues Tybalt ends up killing Mercutio and Romeo kills Tybalt Juliet doesn't know how to feel about all “I will kiss thy lips. 1. In Romeo and Juliet, his use of beautiful imagery and words that captivate the heart also contributes to the plays massive popularity. Friendship is shown in this play, not defined by quotations. 2. Their friendship strengthens the choices made by the main characters. Various friendships are implied throughout Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. OPTIONS: Show cue speeches • Show full speeches # Act, Scene, Line (Click to see in context) Speech text: 1.