"A young girl named Caroline came up and introduced herself and talked about how she’s found The Fault in Our Stars helpful as she lives with lymphoma. She was pretty emotional as we talked, and so was I, and so was the cast, and then suddenly, thousands of people in the crowd began chanting her name.
I realized, Hank, that even if we’re going to be scrutinized for a while by people who don’t know if Nerdfighters fight for or against nerds, Nerdfighteria is still Nerdfighteria.
I realized that the community has never really been about us, Hank, it’s been about having big conversations around big questions, and lifting up people who need it"
John Green - Perfect Puff and Endless Interviews (x)
(Source: mook64, via epicjohngreenquotes)