The Great Gatsby- Daisy Buchanan QUOTES

‘Daisy’s murmur was only to make people lean towards her’ pg. 8
‘Each speech is an arrangement of notes that will never be played again’ pg. 8
‘Sunshine fell with romantic affection upon her glowing face’ pg. 11
‘A damp streak of hair lay like a dash of blue paint across her cheek’ pg. 55
‘Her throat, full of aching, grieving beauty’ pg. 57
‘Daisy bent her head into the shirts and began to cry stormily’ pg. 59
‘Daisy tumbled short of his dreams- not through her own fault, but because of the colossal vitality of his illusion: it had gone beyond her, beyond everything’ pg. 62
‘At his lips’ touch she blossomed for him like a flower’ pg. 71
‘You always look so cool’ pg. 75
‘She realised at last what she was doing- and as though she had never, all along, intended doing anything at all’ pg. 84
‘Oh you want too much! I can’t help what’s past, I did love him once- but I loved you too’ pg. 84
‘Gleaming like silver, safe and proud above the hot struggles of the poor’ pg. 94
‘They were careless people, Tom and Daisy- they smashed up things and creatures and then retreated back into their money or their vast carelessness’ pg. 114

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