Physical Traits: George is small, friendly, sharp in very ways, and his physical features are slim and sharp.
Character Traits: He is caring and he is quick tempered and sharp when dealing with lenny.
Quote: "I seen the guys that go around on the ranches alone. That ain't no good. They don't have no fun. After a long time they get mean. They get wantin' to fight all the time."
Physical Traits: A huge man, shapeless of face, with large, pale eyes.
Character Traits: Lennie is a large, strong, and simple man who has animal like character.
Quote: "I don't like this place, George. This ain't no good place. I wanna get outa here."
Physical Traits: Candy is somewhat lonely, worn-out ranch hand who temporarily enjoys the dream of owning some property with George and Lennie.
Character Traits: Candy is an old ranch worker who has lost one of his hands in a farm accident. He's spent the best years of his life working on someone else's rach' only to lose his hand and have little mony.
Quote: "I ought to shot that dog myself, George. I shouldn't ought to let no stranger shoot my dog."
Physical Traits: Slim understands curley's fear of ridicule, and he uses that fear to help george and lennie
Character Traits: He's the consummate western man: masterful, strong, fair-minded practical, non-talkative, and exceptionally good at what hevdoes.
Physical Traits: Curley is a boxer, which leads him to try to pick, fights with the other men, especially large men, to prove his worth and masculinity.
Character Traits: Curley is the son of the ranch boss, so he's got a big head which doesn't quite match up with his body. He picks fights just to prove himself on the ranch among other bigger men
Physical Traits: He is a fellow ranch hand alongside george and lennie, and he is a big, friendly man, not easily scared.
Character Traits: Carlson in Of Mice and Men is a good example of a side character that plays an important role in the story. His main event bis with candy's dog, when he offers to put him out of his misery.
Quote: "Ain't many guys travel around together," he mused. "I don't know why. Maybe ever body in the whole damn world is scared of each other."
Quote: "I'll try to catch him," said curley. His eyes passed over the new men and he stopped. He glanced coldly at george and then at lennie.