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Ch 9: A Midsummer Night's Dream Character Quotes

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Access this study guide chapter at any time to review important character quotes from Shakespeare's ''A Midsummer Night's Dream.'' Study at your own pace to improve your knowledge of quotes by the play's different characters for upcoming literature exams, homework assignments, essays and class projects.

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Anyone who needs help analyzing character quotes from A Midsummer Night's Dream will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to study quotes from the play's major and minor characters. Among those who would benefit are:

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Students Will Review:

This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about character quotes from A Midsummer Night's Dream for a standard literature course. You'll analyze quotes from the following characters:

  • Puck
  • Bottom
  • Theseus
  • Hyppolyta
  • Oberon
  • Titania
  • Lysander
  • Hermia
  • Demetrius
  • Helena
  • Egeus
  • The fairies
  • Snug and Snout

13 Lessons in Chapter 9: A Midsummer Night's Dream Character Quotes
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Puck Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

1. Puck Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

If you are reading William Shakespeare's ''A Midsummer Nights Dream'' you may have questions about the character named Puck. In this lesson, we will get to know Puck by taking a look at some of his most important quotes.

Bottom Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

2. Bottom Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

Bottom is the foolish but goodhearted performer who is turned into an ass in William Shakespeare's ''A Midsummer Night's Dream.'' In this lesson, we will look at a variety of quotes from and about Bottom.

Theseus Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

3. Theseus Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

Theseus is the Duke in William Shakespeare's ''A Midsummer Night's Dream''. He holds a lot of power. In this lesson, we will look at quotes by Theseus to understand his position in the play.

Hippolyta Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

4. Hippolyta Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

Much like Brienne of Tarth in 'Game of Thrones,' Hippolyta is a memorable strong female character in ''A Midsummer Night's Dream.'' We'll look at some quotes in the play that reveal Hippolyta's character.

Oberon Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

5. Oberon Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

In William Shakespeare's play 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' Oberon is the fairy king who starts the mischief in the forest by having Puck administer love potion to many characters. In this lesson, we will look at quotes to learn more about Oberon.

Titania Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

6. Titania Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

The fairy queen Titania in Shakespeare's ''A Midsummer Night's Dream'' is a powerful woman who falls in love with Bottom after being poisoned with a love potion. In this lesson, we will look at quotes from and about Titania.

Lysander Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

7. Lysander Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

In William Shakespeare's play ''A Midsummer Night's Dream'', Lysander runs away with Hermia because her father doesn't approve of their marriage. In this lesson, we will learn about Lysander's character through a variety of quotes from the play.

Hermia Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

8. Hermia Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

In William Shakespeare's ''A Midsummer Night's Dream'', Hermia is one of the four Athenian lovers in this comedic play. In this lesson, we will look at quotes from Hermia to learn more about her character.

Demetrius Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

9. Demetrius Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

Demetrius starts out the play as a callous, selfish man. It takes a fairy meddling in the affairs of mortals to make Demetrius act like a decent human being.

Helena Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

10. Helena Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

In William Shakespeare's ''A Midsummer Night's Dream'', Helena is the young woman in love with Demetrius even though he left her to be married to Hermia. In this lesson, we will look at quotes to learn more about Helena.

Egeus Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

11. Egeus Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

Egeus is Hermia's father in William Shakespeare's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.' He doesn't want Hermia to marry Lysander. In this lesson, we will look at quotes from Egeus.

Fairies Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

12. Fairies Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

In this lesson, we will examine the most impactful quotes made by fairies in 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.' Puck, Oberon, and Titania drive the action of the play with some of the most memorable lines in this play by William Shakespeare.

Snug & Snout Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

13. Snug & Snout Quotes in A Midsummer Night's Dream

William Shakespeare's comedic play A Midsummer Night's Dream features a play within a play. This lesson will discuss two of the actors in this play: Snug and Snout.

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