Quotes From The Book
In chapter 13 of the book on page 112, Greg says, "The best ideas are always the simplest." This is important because it sets a new tone for the story. It shows that he doesn't need to complicate anything and just go with his heart.
In chapter 39 of the book on page 276 Greg says, "There was just something about her dying that I had understood but not really understood, if you know what I mean. I mean, you can know someone is dying on an intellectual level, but emotionally it hasn't really hit you, and then when it does, that's when you feel like crap.."This quote is important in the book because it shows that Greg's views have changed and that he begins to understand what it's like to have a friend and he doesn't want to lose that.