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54 terms

Ellis Quotes and some questions

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Jake
Yes. Isnt it pretty to think so.
Brett
You know, it makes one feel rather good deciding not to be a *****.
Bill
Im going to fly a fish...you going to fish bait?
Mike
I would have thought you'd love being a steer Robert...They lead such a quiet life. They never say anything and they're always hanging about so.
Montoya
Look, people take a boy like that. They dont know what he's worth. The dont know what he means. And foreigner can flatter him....and in one year they're through.
Robert Cohn
Tell me where Brett is...I'll make you tell me-you damned pimp.
Robert Cohn
Once middle weight boxing champion of Princeton
Mike
Engaged to marry Brett
Georgette
A prostitute with bad teeth
Jake
Has "a hell of a biblical name"
Jake
Earns a living writing for a newspaper
Montoya
Runs a hotel in spain and appreciates good matadors
Brett
Circe
Pedro
Nineteen year old boy
Dilsey
Ise seed the first en de last.
Jason son
Caddy and Quentin threw water on each other.
Jason father
I give it (a watch) to you not that you may remember time, but that you might forget it now and then for a moment and not spend all you breath trying to conquer it.
Caddy
I've got to marry somebody.
Julio
I killa heem...You steala my seester.
Quentin male
I'll give you till sundown
Jason son
Once a ****, always a ****.
Quentin female
Mother buys my books. There's not a cent of your money on me. I'd starve first.
Jason son
I never had university advantages because at Harvard they teach you to swim at night without knowing how to swim.
Caddy
Hush, Benjy. Go away Charlie. He doesn't like you.
Luster
Beller. Beller. You want something to beller about. All right then. Caddy. Caddy.
Earl
You said you went to the dentist this morning.
Jason son
I dont want them (two tickets). I came in here to burn them up.
Miss Quentin
Whatever I do, it's your fault. If I'm bad, it's all because I had to be. You made me. I wish I was dead. I wish we were all dead.
Miss Caroline
Find the note. Quentin left a note when he did it.
Sheriff
And I have some suspicions about who that money belongs to that I don't reckon I'll ever know for certain.
Jason son
Don't you know any better than to take him to the left?
MacBeth
(Life) is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
Benjy
Caddy smelled like trees in the rain.
Jason father
A man is the sum of his misfortunes. One day you'd think misfortune would get tired, but then time is your misfortune.
Gatsby
Cant repeat the past? Why, of course you can!
Wilson
God knows what you've been doing, everything you've been doing. You may fool me but you can't fool God. God sees everything.
Jordan
Nevertheless you did throw me over. I dont give a damn about you now but it was a new experience about me and I felt a little dizzy for a while.
Tom
He was crazy enough to kill me if I hadn't told him who owned the car.
Daisy
All right, I'm glad it's a girl. And I hope she'll be a fool-that's the best thing a girl can be in the world, a beautiful little fool.
Meyer Wolfsheim
I understand you're looking for a business gonnegtion.
Daisy
Oh, you want too much! I love you now-isnt that enough?
Roderigo to Iago
I will make myself known to Desdemona. If she will return me my jewels, I will give over my suit and repent my unlawful solicitation; if not, assure yourself I will seek satisfaction from you.
Othello to Desdemona
I cry you mercy then. I took you for that cunning ***** of Venice that married with Othello.
Emilia to Desdemona
'Tis not a year or two shows a us a man. They are all but stomachs, and we all but food; they eat us hungrily, and when they are full, they belch us.
Othello to Iago
Within these three days but let me hear thee say the Cassio's not alive.
Iago to Othello
O, beware, my lord, of jealousy! It is the green-eyed monster, which doth mock the meat it feeds on.
Iago to Roderigo
Put money in thy purse.
Brabantio to Othello
Look to her...if thou hast eyes to see: She has deceived her father, and may thee.
Iago to Brabantio
I am one, sir, that comes to tell you your daughter and the Moor are now making the beast with two backs.
an inferior man or boy
Sirrah
tubes for enema
Clyster pipes
teach
Catechize
zit
Quat
wounds
Zounds