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mischief Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about mischief
  1. #1
    “Unlike her little brother, Kendra was not a natural rule breaker.”
  2. #2
    “My dad says people who insist that you trust them usually don’t deserve it. You don’t need to give me more candy, but I earned the candy that I have. Everything you’ve had us do so far has seemed shady, and this new assignment is the shadiest yet. I just don’t trust you.”
  3. #3
    “During our next outing, Marley surgically removed the woofer cone from the same speaker. The speaker wasn’t knocked over or in any way amiss; the paper cone was simply gone, as if someone had sliced it out with a razor blade. Eventually he got around to doing the same to the other speaker. Another time, we came home to find that our four-legged footstool was now three-legged, and there was no sign whatsoever—not a single splinter—of the missing limb.”
  4. #4
    “Nah... I mean, I’m already pregnant, so what other kind of shenanigans could I get into?‘”
  5. #5
    “All I could think of was that the teachers must’ve found the illegal stash of candy I’d been selling out of my dorms room. Or maybe they’d realized I got my Essay on Tom Sawyer from the Internet without ever reading the book and now they were going to take away my grade. Or worse, they were going to make me read the book.”
  6. #6
    “Now let it work. Mischief, thou art afoot. Take thou what course thou wilt.”
  7. #7
    ″‘Well,’ said I, ‘let the little orphan be yours. You bravely and kindly exerted yourself to save the mother’s life; now you must train her child carefully, for unless you do so its natural instinct will prove mischievous instead of useful to us.‘”
  8. #8
    “A little curly-headed, good-for-nothing,
    And mischief-making monkey from his birth;
    His parents ne’er agreed except in doting
    Upon the most unquiet imp on earth”