November 11, 2008

Guess the Quotes – Answers Revealed!

Posted by at 7:11 pm in Trivia | Permalink

Great guesses by everyone who participated in my Guess the Quotes trivia question
— but it looks like Quote #1 really threw everyone for a loop!
Congratulations to commenter Cate for being the first to get four out
of five correct! Without further adieu, here are the answers:

Treegrowsinbrooklyn
Quote #1: Growing up spoiled a lot of things.

c. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (I thought the word “grow” would tip you all off, but most of you guessed it was from Ramona Quimby, Age 8. A good guess, but nope!)

GoldencompassQuote
#2: There are many universes and many Earths parallel to each other.
Worlds like yours, where people’s souls live inside their bodies, and
worlds like mine, where they walk beside us, as animal spirits we call
daemons.

a. The Golden Compass

Seriesofunfortunateevents
Quote #3: If you enjoy books with happy endings than you are better off reading some other book.

b. A Series of Unfortunate Events Book 1: The Bad Beginning

Catcherintherye
Quote #4: All morons hate it when you call them a moron.

a. The Catcher in the Rye

HuckfinnQuote
#5: It’s lovely to live on a raft. We had the sky up there, all
speckled with stars, and we used to lay on our backs and look up at
them, and discuss about whether they was made or only just happened.

c. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

— Morgan, Scholastic Staffer