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The Phantom Tollbooth

The Phantom Tollbooth


by Norton Juster

The Phantom Tollbooth: Quotes (Who Said What) Quizzes True or False

1. “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
2. “BALDERDASH! […] Let me repeat—BALDERDASH!” Who said this? -> Officer Shrift
3. “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 Demon of Insecurity
4. “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? -> Azaz
5. “Oh dear,” said ??? sadly and softly. “I only eat when I’m hungry.” Who said this? -> The Humbug