''she hates me, uncle, she must, for i would not be her slave. it's a bitter women, a lying, cold sniveling women, and i will no work for such a women!''- Abigail Williams (12) act 1 This is Abigail discussing why she got fired, because she slept with johns wife, but doesn't tell her uncle that detail.
''Abby, i may think of you time to time. But i will cut off my hand before ill ever reach for you again. wipe it out of mind. we never touched Abby. - John Proctor pg 23. This is Abby at the start of her craziness when she confesses of her sins of lying.
I am wondering how i prove she told me, Elizabeth. If the girls a saint now, I think it is not easy to prove she's a fraud, and the towns gone so silly. she told me in a room alone i have no proof or it. - John Procter pg 53
'' You must understand sir, that a person is either with the court or he must be counted against it, there be no road between.'' Danforth pg 94 He says this when people start thinking the girls are faking witch craft.
''A man will not cast away his good name. You surely know that.'' John Procter pg 110. When they want him to confess so they dont have to kill him but he refuses to live a life of sins.
'' He have his goodness now. God forbid I take it from him!'' - Elizabeth pg 145 John finally confessed all his sins and rather be hung and go to heaven then lie then eventually go to hell.