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The Idiot

The Idiot

by Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Idiot: Quotes (What was said) Quiz

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Q. Who tells the story about the donkey?


Myshkin
Aglaya
The Pillsbury Doughboy
Natasya
Q. Who says "Show you an execution or show you a little finger, you'll dray an equally praiseworthy idea from both and be left feeling pleased besides. It's a way to live"?


General Epanchin
Myshkin
Rogozhin
George
Q. Who does this describe? "[He] was a man of sensual passions which were inborn and ineradicable."


General Epanchin
Totsky
Harold
Rogozhin
Q. Who "never murmered against his early marriage" ?


Totsky
Walter
Rogozhin
General Epanchin
Q. Who said: "Such suffering! […] When that man stepped upon the scaffold he cried" ?


General Epanchin
Aglaya
Myshkin
Wilber
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