In his words brutus tries to explain to the people that his reasons were honorable and just highlighting his loyalty to rome and his belief that killing caesar was justified because it was for the good of the roman people. Friend of caesar s to him i say that brutus love to caesar was no less than his.
Not that i loved caesar less but that i loved rome more.
Brutus julius caesar quotes. Speeches lines for brutus in julius caesar total. I do lack some part. 3 2 19 24 ok fine we believe brutus when he says it was hard for him to murder caesar.
A soothsayer bids you beware the ides of march. O julius caesar thou art mighty yet. Thy spirit walks abroad and turns our swords in our own proper entrails.
Show cue speeches show full speeches act scene line click to see in context speech text. By entering your email address you agree to receive emails from shmoop and verify that you are over the age of 13. However brutus also refers to the fact that right now caesar lies in the dust as if he is worthless so brutus can only hope his proclamation is true.
I am not gamesome. If then that friend demand why brutus rose against caesar this is my answer. 191 quotes from julius caesar.
Brutus makes this speech to the roman public and the audience soon after he and his fellow conspirators kill caesar. The fault dear brutus is not in our stars but in ourselves.