Looking for examples of literary elements throughout the novel, in the form of quotes.Those I still need to find include hyperbole, personification, resolution, allusion, simile and metaphor.

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clairewait eNotes educator| Certified Educator

I have edited your question with the hope that you will receive a few more answers.  I think one key to finding these quotes is fully understanding the meaning of the literary terms you seek.  I highly encourage you to check out the link below and refresh yourself on the definitions of these terms.

There are several examples of allusions throughout the book.  Anytime a character makes a reference to something that is from another book, it is a literary allusion.

There is an example of a simile (comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as") at the very beginning of the story, when Montag comes home and enters his bedroom still thinking of his coversation with Clarisse:

He wore his happiness like a mask and the girl had run off across the lawn with the mask and there was no way of going to knock on her door and ask for it back.

Just after this a hyperbole (a literary exaggeration) is used to describe Montag's suffocating sense of confusion and possible anxiety:

So, with the feeling of a man who will die in the next hour for lack of air, he felt his way toward his...bed.

Hopefully these examples have helped you get started.  The better you get acquainted with examples of literary terms, the more you will start spotting them effortlessly.

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