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The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

by Stephen Chbosky

Family Quotes

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Quote #4

I am very interested and fascinated by how everyone loves each other, but no one really likes each other. (2.6.3)

Charlie just wrote Webster's next definition of "family."

Quote #5

I don't know if it's better to be close with your daughter or make sure that she has a better life than you. (2.6.17)

Charlie feels like his grandfather had to make this choice, but do the two have to be mutually exclusive?

Quote #6

"I'm thankful that my brother played football on television so nobody fought." (2.6.19)

Charlie has the uncanny ability to be brutally honest when necessary, pretty much shutting up his entire family. Is he only able to be this upfront when dealing with his family?

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