Are there any quotes for ego defence mechanisms in lord of the flies?
Denial. Jacks Denial to be rescue someday.
As in the book, Lord of the Flies? There are several quotes that make the boys on the island feel, for a short time, comforted. Ralph quotes several times on how is Father is a Navy Officer and how they will be rescued soon because of that. Then there's the mention of a fire. (Really, I'm sorry if this isn't a 'valid' answer. It's been awhile since I've read LOTF.... I should read it again…
To get these quotes the best thing to do will be 1. Get a copy of the book. 2. Open the book. 3. Read all the words in the book, in order. 4. Select a short section of these words that you feel are relevant and hey presto, you have your quotes! Doing it this way will help your understanding of the context of the quotes instead of trusting some random people on the internet.
It is the pig's head cut off by jack, transformed from a loving pig to a creepy horror. The flies were buzzing around the head, making the pigs head the Lord of the Flies. In other interpretations, Jack is considered to be the Lord of the Flies. The beast is also thought to be the Lord of the Flies.