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All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front


by Erich Maria Remarque

All Quiet on the Western Front: Quotes (What was Said) True or False

1. "We march up, moody or good-tempered soldiers – we reach the zone where the front begins and become on the instant __________." -> Human animals
2. "Perhaps it is our inner and most secret life that shivers and falls on guard" What is "the inner and most secret life"? -> Plans
3. Who "is a thinker....who proposes that a declaration of war should be a kind of popular festival with entrance-tickets and bands, like a bull fight"? -> Detering
4. Who suggests, "Let a man be whatever you like in peace-time, what occupation is there in which he can behave like that without getting a crack on the nose?"? -> Kat
5. Who said, "There must be some people to whom the war is useful."? -> Paul