These are the words Caesar uttered in the play Shakespear's 'Julius Caesar'
"Let me have men about me that are fat,
Sleek-headed men and such as sleep a-nights.
Yond Cassius has a lean and hungry look,
He thinks too much; such men are dangerous."
Do looks really matter?
Two sides of Caesar exist in the play. Caesar as a concept and as a human being. The human in Caesar is weak, needs Cassius to save him from drowning and has epileptic fits. However, the concept of Caesar, the great general and leader is all powerful and noble. His every word is a command, and the people fol ...more
Here the 'looks' obviously points more to the 'demeanour' of the person, which again goes to mean facial appearance only. Thus these looks have nothing to do with the generally ...more