The Sneetches and Other Stories Quotes
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Those stars weren't so big. They were really so small / You might think such a thing wouldn't matter at all. (Sneetches.5-6)
Society and Class Quotes
"My name is Sylvester McMonkey McBean. / And I've heard of your troubles. I've heard you're unhappy. / But I can fix that. I'm the Fix-it-Up Chappie." (Sneetches.28-30)
With their snoots in the air, [the Star-Bellies] would sniff and they'd snort / "We'll have nothing to do with the Plain-Belly sort!" (Sneetches.11-12)
"[…] For I live by a rule / That I learned as a boy back in South-Going School. / Never budge! That's my rule. Never budge in the least!" (Zax.22-24)
For I have never been afraid / Of anything. Not very. (Scared.4-5)