Daily Archives: June 27, 2010

Great Lines from _A Man for All Seasons_: On Conscience versus Peer Pressure

<blockquote>The Duke of Norfolk: Oh confound all this. I’m not a scholar, I don’t know whether the marriage was lawful or not but dammit, Thomas, look at these names! Why can’t you do as I did and come with us, for fellowship!
Sir Thomas More: And when we die, and you are sent to heaven for doing your conscience, and I am sent to hell for not doing mine, will you come with me, for fellowship?</blockquote>

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