Quote: "I want to open myself! . . . I want the light of God, I want the sweet love of Jesus! I danced for the Devil; I saw him, I wrote in his book; I go back to Jesus; I kiss His hand. I saw Sarah Good with the Devil! I saw Goody Osburn with the Devil! I saw Bridget Bishop with the Devil!"
Importance: Abigail makes false confession and begins witch trials
Quote: "I never knew what pretense Salem was, I never knew the lying lessons I was taught by all these Christian women and their covenanted men!"
Importance: Shows Abigail's dislike for Salem in general
Quote:"Oh, I marvel how such a strong man may let such a sickly wife be-"
Importance: Abigail is jealous of Eizabeth Proctor
Quote: " I told him everything."
Importance: Shows Abigail is a liar
Quote: "She send her spirit her spirit on me in church, she makes me laugh at prayer."
Importance: Abigail begins making false accusations
Quote: "It's a bitter woman, a lying, cold, snivelling woman, and I will not work for such a woman!"
Importance:Evidence of rivalry with Elizabeth Proctor
Quote: "John—I am waitin’ for you every night."
Importance: Shows obession with John
Quote:: "Now look you . All of you. We danced. And Tituba conjured Ruth Putnam’s dead sisters. And that is all and mark this. Let either of you breathe a word. Or the edge of a word. About the other things. And I will come to you in the black of some terrible night and I will bring a pointy reckoning that will shudder you ."
Importance: Shows Abigail is a ruthless characer