Tell me what men have done to inspire movies. Did they really say those things, those well-crafted outrages stirring countries altogether? Or was the human wish that we should be so powerful, one by one, the inspiration for a story?
I saw him, head severed by the axe, words held fast and faith retained. But was he such a pious man, our Thomas More? I would like to believe, but have it in me to doubt.
And I think it so because, if he were not great, then I am not capable of greatness. And if not capable, God cannot pressure me to reach it.
So I think, when we see great men and great women.