In the play John Falstaff was a man who was very keen in observing his surroundings seeing many faults and the true intentions of the men he encounter; therefore giving him a great upper hand in helping Hal when king. Firstly, Falstaff have been very keen in observing Hal’s true plans of redeeming himself before taking the throne. In being so smart in knowing before hand of Hal’s intention, Falstaff...
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A great advice can be given but under disguise of an unexpected citizen, many viewed as unworthy to be around; however to achieve greatness many things that was a part of ones regular routine would have to be sacrificed. Therefore Hal made the right decision in rejecting Hal so that he may acquire the throne in good standing. On the other hand it may cost him great advice and insight on many thing, because Falstaff was very wise minded. One can learn from this play that to achieve greatness many sacrifices would have to be made. Additionally one can also learn to never disregard advice given by anyone because of their status or outer appearance.
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Shakespeare, William. Henry IV, Part 1. New York: Simon & Schuster Inc. 1994, March 2009. Paperback print.
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