The Crucible Act 2 Quotes

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"Oh, it is a black mischief."
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"He preach nothin' but golden candlesticks until he had them. I labor the earth from dawn of day to blink of night and I tell you true, when I look to heaven and see my money glaring at his elbows - it hurt my prayer, sir, it hurt my prayer. I think, sometimes, the man dreams cathedrals, not clapboard meeting' houses."
"Theology, sir, is a fortress; no crack in a fortress may be accounted small."Hale to Proctor"If you think that I am one [a witch], then I say there are none."Elizabeth to Hale"God keep you both; let the third child be quickly baptized, and go you without fail each Sunday in to Sabbath prayer; and keep a solemn, quiet way among you."Hale to Proctors"They take my wife... and his Rebecca!"Giles"If Rebecca Nurse be tainted, then nothing's left to stop the whole green world from burning. Let you rest upon the justicee of the court; the court will send her home, I know it."Hale to Francis"Man, remember, until an hour before the Devil fell, God thought him beautiful in Heaven."Hale"I never kept no poppets, not since I were a girl."Elizabeth to Cheever"And he [Parris] goes to save her [Abigail], and, stuck two inches in the flesh of her belly, he draw a needle out. And demanding' of her how she come to be so stabbed, she - testify it were your wife's familiar spirit pushed it in."Cheever to Proctor"Abby sat besides me when I made it [the poppet in court]."Marry Warren"Is the accuse always holy now? Were they born this morning as clean as God's fingers? I'll tell you what's walking Salem - vengeance is walking Salem."Proctor"You are a coward! Though you be ordained in God's own tears, you are a coward now!"Proctor to Hale"And she charges me? Why-! That girl is murder! She must be ripped out of the world."Elizabeth