In Macbeth, what's the difference between Banquo and Macbeth? What's the difference between the two?
Macbeth has a wife/Banquo seems not have one any longer.
Macbeth has no children/Banquo has a son named Fleance.
Macbeth is tempted into action by the witches' prophesy/ Banquo is not tempted.
Macbeth murders Duncan to become king and fears Banquo and is jealous of the prophesy that the line of Banquo's children will be kings.
Macbeth has Banquo killed.
Banquo appears to Macbeth as a bloody ghost.
Macbeth is killed by MacDuff.
Yes, Macbeth and Banquo, who start the play as friends and courageous warriors, turn out to be two very different men.