Important Quotations Explained
"Nothing is funnier than unhappiness"
"Finished, it's finished, nearly finished, it must be nearly finished Grain upon grain, one by one, and one day, suddenly, there's a heap, a little heap, the impossible heap."
"Look at the world—and look at my TROUSERS."
"We're not beginning to to mean something?"
"A world where all would be silent and still and each thing in its last place"
Readers' Notes allow users to add their own analysis and insights to our SparkNotes—and to discuss those ideas with one another. Have a novel take or think we left something out? Add a Readers' Note!