“He was tall, thin, and bony, and his hair was red beneath the black cap. His face was crumpled and freckled, and ugly without silliness. Out of this face stared two light blue eyes, frustrated now, and turning, or ready to turn, to anger.” – Chapter 1

“The arena was a level strip of rock. The forest was sitting like a toppled wall on the skyline. The two hundred yards or so of grassland that ran down to the beach was smooth and even, and seemed to invite a game or a race.” – Chapter 2

“At last he paused, tired and sweating, and sat down to rest. He looked round him fiercely, daring them to contradict.” – Chapter 3

“Jack, now used to being obeyed, was irritated by this irrelevance that harked back to the world of grown-ups and authority.” – Chapter 3

“The mask was a thing on its own, behind which Jack hid, liberated from shame and self-consciousness.” – Chapter 4

“Jack pointed suddenly, excitedly. “We can raid them and take what we want!” He looked round fiercely, daring them to contradict.” – Chapter 4

“He looked in astonishment, no longer at himself but at an awesome stranger. He spilt the water and leapt to his feet, laughing excitedly. Beside the pool his sinewy body held up a mask that drew their eyes and appalled them.” – Chapter 4

“He started to dance and his laughter became a bloodthirsty snarling.” – Chapter 4

“Jack watched him and breathed uneasily to himself. His voice trailed off. The opaque, mad look came into his eyes again. He licked his lips and turned his head at an angle, so that his gaze avoided the embarrassment of linking with another’s eye. His brows were full of tension now and his voice had become curiously gentle.” – Chapter 4

“The two boys faced each other. There was the brilliant world of hunting, tactics, fierce exhilaration, skill; and there was the world of longing and baffled common-sense.” – Chapter 7

“Jack was calling his tribe home.” – Chapter 9

“The chief saw the savagery of the pack and thrilled with it.” – Chapter 9

“We’ll see if this is an island. We’ll look for the boat.” – Chapter 10 AGGRESSIVE CRICKET QUOTES IN HINDI AND ENGLISH

“I’m not going to be a part of Ralph’s lot. I’m going off by myself. He can catch his own pigs. Anyone who wants to hunt when I do can come too.” – Chapter 10

“My hunters will protect you from the beast. And the hunters will protect you from the beast. They’ll be hunting pigs along the beach and my tribe will be on the other side of the island.” – Chapter 10

“The rock struck Piggy a glancing blow from chin to knee; the conch exploded into a thousand white fragments and ceased to exist. Piggy, saying nothing, with no time for even a grunt, traveled through the air sideways from the rock, turning over as he went.” – Chapter 11

” The circle of boys broke into applause. Even the choir applauded; and the freckles on Jack’s face disappeared under a blush of mortification.” – Chapter 12

“His mouth was tight and pale. He stood there plainly dressed in black, his red hair seemed to seethe. He started forward, then changed his mind and stood still.” – Chapter 12

“Ralph had stopped shouting and was staring at Jack, who was standing smirking, with his arms folded, after having made a pig squeal last night. No one had parted them, they were aware of each other, and smiled at each other.” – Chapter 12

“The chief has spoken.” – Chapter 12

“Kill the beast! Cut his throat! Spill his blood!” – Chapter 8

“You’re a beast and a swine and a bloody, bloody thief!” – Chapter 11

“He became conscious of the weight of his clothes, kicked his shoes off fiercely and ripped off each stocking with its elastic garter in a single movement.” – Chapter 4

“His face was ugly in anger and his voice broke into a scream.” – Chapter 11