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antigone quotes - Creon’s rage “Nevertheless there are...

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“That is true…It troubles me. Oh it is hard to give in! But it is worse to risk everything for stubborn pride. (pg 235)” “No more, Ismene. You are alive, but I belong to death. (pg 213)” Antigone is trying to reason with Ismene that the crime is on her hands. She wanted to do this, it was her choice, and she willingly accepts her punishment. “How dreadful is it when the right judge judges wrong. (pg 203)” The sentry was condemned to die even though he didn’t do anything. This shows
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Unformatted text preview: Creon’s rage. “Nevertheless, there are honors due all the dead. (pg 211)” This is a strong quote because even if you died for something wrong, it is still an honorable cause “You girlstruck fool, don’t play at words with me. (pg 222)” Creon is frustrated and is telling Haimon to get his thoughts straight. There is no happiness where there is no wisdom; no wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished. And proud men in old age learn to be wise. (pg 245)”...
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