How Does Macbeth Make His Own Destiny

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Macbeth is a well know name, why? Because he makes his own path memorable.Macbeth creates his own destiny by doing everything in his power to get what his wants by falling into a pit of evil along the way. He manages to kill the king, a loyal friend along with the rest of his family and also manages to create tension between the rest of the people who thought they could trust him, leading him into a battle. As Macbeth is told his future by the three witches, he feels intrigued to do everything in his power to get what he wants. One of the first things he was told was that he would eventually become king one day. As Macbeth found out he chose to take matters into his own hands instead of letting fate take its time. He then questions if he really wants to kill King Duncan and seeks advice from his wife Lady Macbeth. As Lady Macbeth is told that his husband is backing out of his plan she then states to “ look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under’t”(Act 1 Scene 5). The meaning was to persuade Macbeth into luring King Duncan by being an “innocent flower” but be the “ serpen’t that lies beneath. As Macbeth agrees with himself and his wife, Macbeth murders KIng Duncan which makes him more willing to do anything necessary in order to…show more content…
More people start to become treats along with becoming suspicious to Macbeth. In order to make sure that he stays in power without letting anyone know about his previous scandals Macbeth hires people to do it for him. Macduff finds out that his family was murdered and wants to kill Macbeth before he destroys the kingdom. At the end of the story. Macduff battles Macbeth saying “I have no words,My voice is in my sword. Thou bloodier villain,Than terms can give thee out! (Act 5 Scene 8) meaning that Macduff is full of rage and wants Macbeth dead. As the battle continues, Macbeth is defeated knowing that he couldn't be killed from anyone born from a
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