Lord Banquo In William Shakespeare's Macbeth

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Lord Banquo is a character in William shakespeare’s play Macbeth. Banquo’s character is that of a noble and honourable man who obeyed orders and possessed loyalty to those he acknowledges. Banquo is a man of integrity. Although he is susceptible to ambition like Macbeth, he does not bring those corrupt thoughts to life. Banquo and Macbeth meet the witches together, and Banquo's response to the prophesies is wiser than Macbeth's. He is skeptical from the beginning. When the witches first appear, he taunts them. After the prediction that Macbeth will become Thane of Cawdor comes true, Banquo is more cautious. He warns his friend not to be won over by small truths only to be betrayed in more important matters. He senses the

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