After reading the story Macbeth, By William Skakespeare, it is apparent that people would do anything to get what they want. This theme is present through out the story of Macbeth. This story was full of jealousy and deception among close friends and family, and shows the ambition the characters have to acquire what they want. These factors help prove the fact that some people would go to any lengths to get what should be theirs, which eventually results in their own downfall.
Macbeth, as well as Lady Macbeth, were very worried of losing there place as King and Queen . After Hearing the Witches apparition, Macbeth and Lady Macbeth began to have feelings of jealousy toward anyone who threatened their places as King and Queen. Like in act three, scene one where Macbeth tells the murders of Banquo: "Our fears in Banquo stick deep, and in his royalty of nature reigns that which would be feared. ˜Tis much he dares, and to that dauntless temper of his mind he hath a wisdom that doth guide his v