English: The crucible quotes

“I have three children how may I teach them to walk and I sold my friends?” Speaker: ProctorSignificance: Proctor believes if he is willing to ruin and blacken his friends reputation and betray them then he isn’t worthy enough to teach his children how to do the right things in life. He’d be a hypocrite.
“Another judgement awaits us all” Speaker: RebeccaSignificance: She is no longer fearing any judgment because she knows she will be judged in the end by god. Whatever the community chooses to do to her will not influence what god decides.
“What profit him to bleed? Shall the dust praise him? Shall the worms declare his truth?” Speaker: HaleSignificance: he wants Elizabeth to get proctor to plead guilty for not only his life but his family’s sake. And even though proctor has a lot of pride in his name would she rather his life end
“He may have his goodness now. God I forbid I take it from him” Speaker: ElizabethHe: proctorSignificance: John Proctor is being taken away for admitting to witchcraft even though he isn’t a witch/wizard; He is doing this so that he can live and not be executed. Elizabeth is saying that he was doing the right thing and that she hopes that he won’t change it just because of her.
” Oh it be no hell in Barbados. Devil him be pleasureman in Barbados ….. I don’t compact with no devil.” Speaker: Tituba
“I know you clutched my back behind your house and sweated like a stallion when I come hear. Or did I dream it? Speaker: Abigail
” I do no wish to be put out like the cat whenever the majority feel the whim. You people seem not to comprehend that a minister is the lords man in the parish.” Speaker: Reverend Parris Significance: reverend doesn’t feel that he receives the respected the a minister should get. He believes he is chosen for his job for a reason and it’s gods gift
” It is my third wife, sir. I never ha d not wife that be so taken with books, and I thought to find the cause of it, d’y’see, but it were no witch I blamed her for.” Speaker: GilesSignificance: Giles is pleading his wife’s innocence after questioning his wife from reading strange books. It just wasn’t common and others saw that as a sign of witch craft
” I denounce these proceedings. I quit this court.” Speaker: Hale Significance: hale has had it with the blind town and there unexplained reasoning of accusing all of these victims over what children happen to be telling them. It was unjust
” John, it come to naught that I should forgive you, if you’ll not forgive myself.” Speaker: ElizabethSignificance : she has come to realization that she must learn to forgive her husband for his mistakes and she understands if he doesn’t forgive her for giving him such a hard time there whole marriage
” Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another in my life; because I lie and sign myself to lies; because I am not worth the dust in the feet if then that hang! How may I live without my name? I have given you my soul; leave my name.” Speaker: proctor

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