Lord of the Flies Quotes
“Maybe there is a beast… maybe it’s only us.”
“Fancy thinking the Beast was something you could hunt and kill!” said the head. For a moment or two the forest and all the other dimly appreciated places echoed with the parody of laughter. “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?”
“I know there isn’t no beast—not with claws and all that, I mean—but I know there isn’t no fear, either.”
Ralph moved restlessly.
“Unless we get frightened of people.”