Of Mice and Men Quotes

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1. Which of these quotes highlight Candy's insecurities about his security on the ranch?

  • "The swamper watched him until he was settled"
  • "He was the master of the situation"
  • "When they came here I wisht somebody'd shoot me. But they won't do nothing like that.I won't have no place to go an' I can't get no more jobs"
  • "He made no attempt to enter"
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2. Which of these quotes highlight Lennies weak (child like) behaviour?

  • "Slowly like a terrier who doesn't want to bring a ball to his master, Lennie approached, drew back and approached again"
  • "I don't like this place, George. This ain't no good place"
  • "Suddenly Lennie's eyes centered and grew quiet, and mad"
  • "A huge man, shapeless of pale, with large pale eyes"

3. Who is Steinbeck describing when he says "he held a crushed stetson hat under his arm"

  • The Boss
  • Slim
  • Curley
  • Lennie

4. Who is introduced as violent through this quote "his hands closed into fists"

  • Curley
  • Lennie
  • George
  • The Boss

5. Who says "Guys like us that work on the ranches are the loneliest guys in the world... with us we aint like that"

  • Carlson
  • Candy
  • George
  • Slim




that was intense.

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