Iago's Motives

What are Iago's motives in Othello?

Iago's motives in Othello are seeking revenge on Othello and Cassio and seeing evil for evil's sake. Iago desires revenge on Othello because Othello overlooked him for the lieutenant position, and he desires revenge on Cassio because Cassio was made lieutenant instead of him.

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Iago's motives are to seek revenge on Othello and Cassio both. Iago has these motives because the Moor has overlooked him for the lieutenant position and on Cassio because he was awarded the title. Iago also...

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