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“Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone, just remember that all the people in the world haven’t had the advantages you’ve had.”. Aphorism . “Now it was again a green light on the dock. His count of enchanted objects had diminished by one.. ID: 559632

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Gatsby Literary Quotes

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“Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone, just remember that all the people in the world haven’t had the advantages you’ve had.”

Aphorism

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“Now it was again a green light on the dock. His count of enchanted objects had diminished by one.

Symbolism

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“You remind me of a—of a rose, an absolute rose.

Metaphor

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“A breeze blew through the room, blew curtains in at one end and out the other like pale flags.”

Simile

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“When she moved there was an incessant clicking as innumerable pottery bracelets jingled up and down upon her arms.

Personification

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Wolfsheim

says Gatsby “would never so much look at a friend’s wife.

Irony

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“I’d seen it. Everybody had seen it. It was a rich cream color, bright with nickel, swollen here and there in its monstrous length with triumphant hat-boxes and supper-boxes and tool-boxes, and terraced with a labyrinth of wind-shields that mirrored a dozen suns. Sitting down behind many layers of glass in a sort of green leather conservatory, we started to town.” (Look at this entire example as a whole, not the many literary devices within.

)

Metaphor

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The title

The Great

Gatsby

Paradox

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“One October day in 1917.”

Flashback

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“Anyhow, he gives large parties. And I like large parties. They’re so intimate. At small parties there isn’t any privacy.”

Irony

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“His hand took hold of hers.”

Alliteration

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“No—Gatsby turned out all right at the end; it is what preyed on Gatsby, what foul dust floated in the wake of his dreams that temporarily closed out my interest in the abortive sorrows and short-winded elations of men.

Metaphor or imagery

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“West Egg, especially, still figures in my more fantastic dreams. I see it as a night scene by El Greco.

Allusion

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“That voice was a deathless song.

Metaphor or Foreshadowing

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“It faced—or seemed to face—the whole external world for an instant, and then concentrated on you with an irresistible prejudice in your favor.

Oxymoron

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“In his blue gardens men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and the champagne and the stars.”

Simile

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“Wilson’s glazed eyes turned out to the

ashheaps

, where small gray clouds took on fantastic shapes and scurried here and there in the faint dawn wind.

Personification

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“Mr.

Wolfsheim

, forgetting the more sentimental atmosphere, began to eat with ferocious delicacy.

Oxymoron

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“When I came home to West Egg that night I was afraid for a moment my house was on fire.

Hyperbole

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“If he’d of lived, he’d of been a great man. A man….James J. Hill.

Allusion


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