An Enemy of the People
Dr. Stockmann: "They [the young] are the people who are going to stir up the fermenting forces of the future, Peter."
Mayor Peter Stockmann: "May I ask what they will find here to 'stir up'[…]"
Dr. Stockmann: "Ah, you must ask the young people that" (1.69-71)
Mayor Peter Stockmann: "I am entitled to request most emphatically that all arrangements shall be made in a businesslike manner, through the proper channels, and shall be dealt with by the legally constituted authorities." (1.103)
Morten: "I should like best to be a Viking."
Ejlif: "You would have to be a pagan then."
Morten: "Well, I could become a pagan, couldn't I?"
Billing: "I agree with you, Morten! My sentiments, exactly." (1.189-192)