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The Phantom Tollbooth

The Phantom Tollbooth

by Norton Juster

The Phantom Tollbooth: Quotes (Who Said What) Quizzes Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Phantom Tollbooth? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. “For always remember that while it is wrong to use too few, it is often far worse to use too many.” Who gives this advice about words?


The Humbug
The Whether Man
The Which
Tock
Q. “BALDERDASH! […] Let me repeat—BALDERDASH!” Who said this?


Milo
The Humbug
Officer Shrift
Azaz
Q. “I don’t mean what I say, I don’t mean what I do, and I don’t mean what I am.” Who said this?


The Which
The Mathemagician
Milo
The Demon of Insecurity
Q. “Then I DON’T,” he thundered again, “for since they’ve been banished, we’ve never agreed on anything—and we never will.” Who said this?


The Mathemagician
Azaz
The Giant
Reason
Q. “Oh dear,” said ??? sadly and softly. “I only eat when I’m hungry.” Who said this?


Tock
The Humbug
Officer Shrift
Milo
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