One Hundred Years of Solitude: Quotes (Who Said What) Quiz Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around One Hundred Years of Solitude? Put your knowledge to
the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. “They’re all alike,” ??? lamented. “At first they behave very well, they’re obedient and prompt and they don’t seem capable of killing a fly. But as soon as their beards appear they go to ruin.” Who said this?
Q. “‘That’s the most obscene thing I’ve ever seen in my life,’ [Aureliana Segundo] shouted with a laugh that rang through the house.” What is he talking about?
Rebecca’s bag of bones
Q. “One of these days,” he shouted, “I’m going to arm my boys so we can get rid of these shitty gringos!” Who said this?
Colonel Aureliano Buendía
Q. “This one will be a priest,” ??? promised solemnly. “And if God gives me life he’ll be Pope someday.” Who says this about Jose Arcadio (II)?
Q. “Don’t be simple, Crespi.” ??? smiled. “I wouldn’t marry you even if I were dead.” Who says this?