Nobody never gets to heaven, and nobody gets no land.
Why'd You Have To Die?
I don't want ta hurt you, but George'll be mad if you yell.
George and Lennie had to run away from Weed and are traveling to a different ranch to work. After awhile of walking, they take a break and talk about their dream. But, in order for them to achieve their dream they have to work hard. Theme: Everybody has a dream.
We're going to live off the fat of the land.
George tells Crooks about their dream and Crooks tell him that they're crazy. Crooks believes that they won't achieve their dream. Before Crooks came to work on the ranch, he already achieved the dream, but due to his race he got it taken away from him. Therefore, he knows they won't achieve their dream. Theme: Dreams never go as planned
Lennie killed Curley's wife. Lennie was scared that if he let go of her mouth, she would've screamed and gotten him in trouble. Just like what happened in Weed. Theme: Just because you're having fun, doesn't mean what you're doing is that right thing.
George shoots Lennie in the head. George killing Lennie is like him loosing his dreams. Now he is like everyone else. Working with no purpose. Theme: No matter how hard you try, thing never go as planned.