Caligula, "Do you think I'm mad?"Claudius, "M-m-mad?"Caligula, "Yes, sometimes I think that I'm going mad. Do you — be honest with me — has that thought ever crossed your mind?"Claudius, "Never. Never. The idea is preposterous. You set the standard of sanity for the whole world."
|John Hurt and Derek Jacobi|
To keep the Claudius fun going here are some other great links to check out:
The complete episode of "Hail, Who?"
Derek Jacobi's amazingly articulate acceptance speech for his BAFTA for the role of Claudius in 1976
John Hurt on playing Caligula from I, Claudius A Television Epic