Macbeth Vs Scar Analysis

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The villiousness personal qualities of Macbeth notioned by Malcolm match those of Scar. And Malcolm said, “The king-becoming graces,as justice, verity, temperance, stableness, bounty, perseverance, mercy, lowness, devotion, patience, courage, fortitude…” In this quote from Act IV, Malcolm, the eldest son of the late king, Duncan, states the virtues of what a king should have; however, both Macbeth and Scar lack all twelve of the virtues which verifying their legitimacy to the throne and their villainous status in Macbeth and The Lion King, respectively. Macbeth failed to show justice when he orders the servants of the nobles to spy on their masters. Scar failed to show justice when he allowed the hyenas to torture the lionesses. Macbeth…show more content…
Macbeth failed to show moderation when he orders the death of his best friend eliminate risk for Macbeth’s own good. Scar failed to show moderation when he murdered his own brother to achieve the throne. Macbeth failed to show generosity when he welcomes Duncan into his home, a trap of death. Scar failed to show generosity when he refuses to share his food with his starving kingdom. Macbeth failed to show mercy when he eliminated Banquo’s young son. Scar failed to show mercy when he throws his own brother of a cliff into a stampeded. Macbeth failed to show humility when he placed the shiny crown of on his head that was filled with illegitimacy. Scar failed to show humility when he declared himself the King of Pride Rock. Macbeth failed to show devotion to his kingdom when he murdered Lady Macduff and her children. Scar failed to show his devotion to his kingdom when he allowed the resources of the kingdom to become scarce. Macbeth failed to show patience when he visited the witches’ cave, demanding for answers. Scar failed to show patience when yells “Silence!” to his hyena followers to break up an argument. Macbeth failed to show courage when he battled with his conscience. Scar failed to show courage when his nephew, Simba, arrived to Pride Rock to take back his
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