Superb Blurb: The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Lots of quotables and zingers and pithiness. Here’s one:

 

‘Without pain, how could we know joy?’ This is an old argument in the field of thinking about suffering and its stupidity and lack of sophistication could be plumbed for centuries but suffice it to say that the existence of broccoli does not, in any way, affect the taste of chocolate.

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4 responses to “Superb Blurb: The Fault in Our Stars

  1. Yah, that type of logic never really resonated with me either – despite the fact that I don’t mind broccoli and that chocolate really doesn’t do anything for me.

  2. it’s the principle of the matter. also, you should read ‘love is a fallacy’.

  3. is that a book? me and books – i dunno, just not happening for whatever reason (despite some worthy efforts).

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