Judge Thomas Danforth
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Judge Thomas Danforth (Character)
from The Crucible (1996)

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The Crucible (1996)
Judge Danforth: Who weeps for these weeps for corruption.

Judge Danforth: Mr. Parris, you are a brainless man!

John Proctor: She is a whore!
Judge Danforth: This will not pass. Can you prove this?
John Proctor: I have known her sir! I have known her.
Judge Danforth: In what time? What place?
John Proctor: In the proper place where my beasts are bedded.

Judge Danforth: To your knowledge, has John Proctor committed the crime of lechery? Answer my question! Is your husband an adulterer?
Elizabeth: No sir.
Judge Danforth: Remove her, Marshal.
John Proctor: Elizabeth, I have confessed it!
Elizabeth: Oh, God!

Abigail Williams: A women comes to my bed every night now and tears out my eyes.
Judge Danforth: Can you make out who she may be?
Abigail Williams: I believe she be Reverend John Hale's wife sir.
Judge Danforth: You must be mistaken my child. The wife of a minister be unlikely...
Abigail Williams: Satan may reach anyone sir.
Judge Sewall: Absolutely no one in the world is safe? Is that your meaning?
Judge Danforth: You are mistaken child. Understand me?

Judge Danforth: The pure in heart need no lawyers.

Judge Danforth: If you do not give me his name, I will have you arrested for contempt of court.
Giles Corey: This is a hearing. You cannot arrest me for contempt of a hearing.

Judge Danforth: John Proctor, I've seen your power. You are combined with ANTI-CHRIST!