Julius Caesar: Brutus An Honor Man


In Shakespeare's play of "Caesar" Brutus is a conspirator who
portrays a person who favors a republic for Rome. Brutus is an
honorable man. Many characters in the play show there reverence
for Brutus. Brutus exemplifies his honor in many ways. Brutus is
obsequious when he is needed to abet his fellow romans.
Brutus is an honorable man. "Am I entreated to Speak and Strike? O
Rome I make thee promise, If the redress will follow, then
receivest thy full petition at the hand of Brutus" (Shakespeare
397). Brutus will obey to whatever the romans convey to him.
Consequently, Brutus joins the conspiracy inorder to help the
romans rid rome of Caesar. Brutus also understands that he is
putting it all on the line for his romans, therefore Brutus is an
honorable man.

Brutus is a scrupulous man, whose virtues endure. "No not an oath,
If not by the face of men, the sufferance of our souls, the time's
abuse-If these motives be weak, break off betimes, and every men
hence to his idle bed; So let high sighted tyranny rage on, till
each man drop by lottery" (Shakespeare 399). Brutus said that if
the conspirators do not join for a common cause, then there is no
need for an oath because the conspirators are self-righteous, and
they are serving the romans. If the conspirators don't bind
together, then each man will go his own way, become a weakling,
and die when it suits the tyrants caprice. Brutus is advocates
peace, freedom and liberty, for all romans, which shows that
Brutus is an altruistic as well as an honorable man.
Brutus also had a compassion for Caesar when he had killed Caesar.
"If then that a friend demand why Brutus rose against Caesar, this
is my answer: Not that I loved Caesar less, but that I loved Rome
more" (Shakespeare 421). Brutus had honored Caesar but Brutus felt
that Caesar was to ambitious. Brutus also felt that Caesar made
the romans as slaves. Therefore, Brutus is an honorable man.
Brutus is a noble man who was revered by many. Brutus had joined
the conspiracy because he had the desire to help the commoners. He
was a follower of idealism, where the romans would possess peace,
liberty and freedom. Brutus wanted the kill Caesar, because he
believed that all of the people of Rome would eventually be
slaves, thus Brutus resorted to the assassination of Caesar.
Brutus is a honorable man.