To paraphrase some powerful, memorable and relevant lines from the movie’s finale by the Barbara Stanwyck character:
“You want to be honest don’t ya? Well you don’t have to die to keep
the John Doe idea alive.”
“If it’s worth dying for, it’s worth living for.”
“Somebody already died for that once…and He’s kept that idea alive
for almost 2000 years.
It was He who kept it alive and He’ll go on keeping it alive forever and
always. And for every John Doe idea that these men kill a new one will