We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

  

by E.L. Konigsburg

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler Dreams, Hopes, and Plans Quotes

How we cite our quotes: (Chapter.Paragraph)

Quote #10

"Nothing is impossible," Claudia said. She sounded to me exactly like a bad actress in a bad play—unreal. (9.253)

Finally achieving her goal makes Claudia an optimist. It also brings out her usual big headedness. We mean, of course she can tell Mrs. Frankweiler what's up in terms of life lessons. After all, she's a twelve-year-old girl and Mrs. Frankweiler is an octogenarian. Totally valid.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement