QUIZ: Is This a Beyoncé Lyric or a Quote from The Great Gatsby?

QUIZ: Is This a Beyoncé Lyric or a Quote from <i>The Great Gatsby</i>?

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Picture a self-made billionaire from humble origins who plucked themselves from obscurity to become an illustrious, borderline mythical figure in our cultural zeitgeist. Am I talking about Beyoncé Knowles, or Jay Gatsby? Okay, I'm not saying Beyoncé is a twenty-first century Gatsby (Gatsby WISHES), but I am saying I have no idea where one ends and the other begins.

(Just kidding. Beyoncé just invented Coachella and Gatsby is not only fictional but also dead. It's pretty clear who's the superior being.)

Anyway, can you tell their works apart?

1. "Now I'm the one that's lying, and I don't feel bad about it."

2. "Her voice is full of money."

3. "Let's imagine for a moment that you never made a name for yourself."

4. "It takes two to make an accident."

5. "All I kept thinking about, over and over, was 'You can't live forever. You can't live forever'."

6. "Today I regret the night I put that ring on."

7. "I’m five years too old to lie to myself."

8. "Blessed are the dead that the rain falls on."

9. "She murdered everybody, and I was her witness."

10. "So I walked away and left him standing there in the moonlight."

11. "I left a note in the hallway. By the time you read it, I'll be far away."

12. "You can taste the dishonesty. It's all over your breath."

13. "I couldn’t forgive him or like him, but I saw that what he had done was, to him, entirely justified."

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