Quotes



  • "We've got to have rules and obey them. After all, we're not savages. We're English, and the English are best at everything." -Ralph, Lord of the Flies, Ch. 2
  • "The world, that understandable and lawful world, was slipping away." -William Golding, Lord of the Flies, Ch. 5 (Everyone was getting out of control and not following directions)
  • "Kill the pig! Cut his throat! Kill the pig! Bash him in!"-All of the Children, Lord of the Flies, Ch. 7- (The kids chanted this as they re-enacted the killing of the pig; their meat)
  • "Fancy thinking the Beast was something you could hunt and kill! You knew, didn’t you? I’m part of you? Close, close, close! I’m the reason why it’s no go? Why things are what they are?"- 'The Lord of the Flies', (It is really just Simon thinking the pig head is alive, though it's not real he thinks it is as he lays on the cold ground.)