Lord of the Flies chapter 8 quotes & appeals

Piggy; logical “You don’t mean that we got to be frightened all the time on nothing? Life, is scientific.”
Ralph; emotional “We’ve got to make smoke up there- or die.”
Ralph; ethical “We have lots of assemblies. […] We decide things. But they don’t get done. We were going to have water brought from the stream and left in those coconut shells under fresh leaves. So it was, for a few days. Now there’s no water.”
Jack; ethical “Am I a hunter or am I not?”
Jack; logical “Course there isn’t a beast in the forest. How could there be? What would a beast eat? Pig?”
Jack; emotional “If there’s a beast, we’ll hunt it down! We’ll close in and beat and beat and beat–!”
Jack; logical “You don’t get big animals on small islands. Only pigs. You only get lions and tigers in big countries like Africa or India-“
Ralph; emotional “‘…we can start again and be carful about things like the fire.’ A picture of three boys walking along the bright beach flitted through his mind. ‘And be happy.'”
Piggy; ethical “What are we? Humans? Or animals? Or savages? What’s grownups going to think?”
Ralph; logical “We nearly set the whole island on fire. And we waste time, rolling rocks, and making little cooking fires. […] We won’t have a fire anywhere but on the top of the mountain.”
Ralph; ethical “Now say this and make it a rule, because I’m chief.”
Jack; emotional “Serve you right if something did get you, you useless lot of cry-babies!”
Ralph; emotional “Can’t you see we ought to – ought to die before we let the fire out?”
Jack; logical “The thing is – fear can’t hurt you any more than a dream.”

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