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8 Best Elizabeth Proctor Quotes from ‘The Crucible’

Are you looking for the best Elizabeth Proctor quotes? I’ve rounded up some of the famous Elizabeth Proctor quotes, sayings, captions for Instagram, and status messages for you.

One of the play’s primary characters, Elizabeth Proctor, is a moral, Christian woman. Elizabeth Proctor’s character is influenced by two main characters in the story: the antagonist, Abigail Williams, who is Elizabeth’s maid and is having an affair with her husband, the protagonist, John Proctor.

Elizabeth Proctor is the most powerful character in The Crucible because she is incredibly devoted to her friends and family, loves her husband enough to give him his “goodness,” and has the strength to stand up for herself, despite the fact that it may have permanently damaged her life.

You will find below a curated collection of the popular ‘Elizabeth Proctor’ quotes that you can read and share with others.


Best Elizabeth Proctor Quotes

I counted myself so plain, so poorly made, that no honest love could come to me. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.

John you are not being open with me. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.

He have his goodness now. God forbid I take it from him. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.

Elizabeth Proctor Quotes

It needs a cold wife to prompt lechery. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.

I do not judge you. The magistrate sits in your heat that judges you. I never thought you but a good man, John – only somewhat bewildered. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.

Famous Elizabeth Proctor Quotes

Great stones they lay upon his chest until he plead aye or nay. They say he give them but two words. ‘More weight,’ he says. And died… It were a fearsome man, Giles Corey. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.

It is her dearest hope, John, I know it. There be a thousand names; why does she call mine? There be a certain danger in calling such a name – I am no Goody Good that sleeps in ditches, nor Osburn, drunk and half-witted. She’d dare not call out such a farmer’s wife but there be monstrous profit in it. She thinks to take my place, John. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.

It is not my soul, John, it is yours. Only be sure of this, for I know it no Whatever you will do, it is a good man does it. I have read my own heart this three month, John. I have sins of my own to count. It needs a cold wife to prompt lechery… I counted myself so plain, so poorly made, no honest love could come to me! Suspicion kissed you when I did; I never knew how I should say my love. ~ Elizabeth Proctor.


So these were the 8 top Elizabeth Proctor quotes and sayings.

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If you like these quotes and sayings, then you can also read my other posts on Edward Weston quotes and Robert Adams quotes.

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Chandan Negi

I’m the Founder of Internet Pillar. I love sharing quotes and sayings to inspire and motivate people - #quotes #internetpillar
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