The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Top Ten Quotes
Huck, referring to Miss Watson:" she was going to live so as to go to the good place."
Huck's pap, rejecting his son's educational pursuits:"Who told you you might meddle with such hifalut'n foolishness, hey?"
Huck, describing the escape nature provides him:"It was kind of lazy and jolly, laying off comfortable all day, smoking and fishing, and no books nor study."
Huck's pap, criticizing the government for allowing blacks to vote:"And they call that govment."
Huck admits that Jim"had an uncommon level head, for a nigger."
Huck, referring to the king and duke:"these liars warn't no kings nor dukes, at all, but just low-down humbugs and frauds."
Huck admits about Jim:"I do believe he cared just as much for his people as white folks does for their'n."
Huck, referring to Jim:"I knowed he was white inside."
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- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
- Chapters 4-6
- Part 3, Chapters 6-7
- Chapters 7-9
- Chapters 13-15
- Chapters 16-18
- Chapters 19-21
- Chapters 22-24
- Chapters 25-27
- Chapters 28-30
- Chapters 31-33
- Chapters 34-36
- Book I Chapter 10
- Chapters 37-39
- Chapters 40-42
- Chapter 43
- Character Profiles
- Metaphor Analysis
- Theme Analysis
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