Of Mice and Men Quotes.

1. "Maybe ever’body in the whole damn world is scared of each other."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

2. "I got you to look after me, and you got me to look after you, and that's why."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

3. "As happens sometimes, a moment settled and hovered and remained for much more than a moment. And sound stopped and movement stopped for much, much more than a moment."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

4. "A guy needs somebody―to be near him. A guy goes nuts if he ain't got nobody. Don't make no difference who the guy is, long's he's with you. I tell ya, I tell ya a guy gets too lonely an' he gets sick."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

5. "Guy don't need no sense to be a nice fella. Seems to me sometimes it jus' works the other way around. Take a real smart guy and he ain't hardly ever a nice fella."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

6. "His ear heard more than what was said to him, and his slow speech had overtones not of thought, but of understanding beyond thought."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

7. "Trouble with mice is you always kill 'em."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

8. "Just like heaven. Ever’body wants a little piece of lan’. I read plenty of books out here. Nobody never gets to heaven, and nobody gets no land. It’s just in their head. They’re all the time talkin’ about it, but it’s jus’ in their head."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

9. "We know what we got, and we don't care whether you know it or not."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

10. "We could live offa the fatta the lan'."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

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