"'This is an unusual party for me. I haven't even seen the host...'I'm Gatsby.' he said suddenly." This quote is significant because it is the first time Nick goes to one of Gatsbys parties and it is also the first time he meets Gatsby. pg 30
The Death Of Myrtle
"'He wants to know,' continued Jordan 'if you'll invite Daisy to your house some afternoon and then let him come over.'..Daisy's voice on a clear artificial note:' I certainly am awfully glad to see you again.'" This quote is important to the book because it is where Gatsby and Daisy finally meet again after several years. pg 50
The Death Of Gatsby
"'Wait a minute,' snapped Tom,' I want to ask Mr.Gatsby one more question.'..'What kind of a row are you trying to cause in my house anyhow?'...'Your wife doesn't love you,' said Gatsby. ' She never loved you. She loves me." This quote is significant to the book because it is when Tom finally confronts Gatsby about his actions with Daisy (climax). Pg 85
'"Myrtle Wilson's body,wrapped in a blanket... 'What happened?-That's what i want to know.' 'Auto hit her. Ins'antly killed,'" This quote is important because it is the death of Tom's mistress and also it leads to the death of Gatsby. Page 92
"The chauffer..heard the shots..the fresh flow from one end urged its way toward the drain..a thin red crcle in the water.. the gardener saw Wilson's body a little way off in the grass.." pg 107. This quote is significant because it details the catastrohe in the book.
"After Gatsby's death the East was haunted for me like that...I decided to come back home." Pg 117. This quote is significant because it shows what Nick did after the tragedy.