"Rat boy. Freak. Monster. Freddy Krueger. E.T. Gross-out. Lizard face. Mutant. I know the names they call me."
"I haven't even turned them on yet. Wait until you hear the difference."
"Do I have to wear these mom?" "I hate them"
Auggie was brave when he finally decided to go to school.
"Most kids have had sleepovers by the time they're my age. A lot of kids have gone to sleepaway camps, or stayed with their grandparents or whatever. Not me."
Auggie was brave when he kept on going to school everyday even though people called him name's and made fun of him.
"Look," I said, stepping in front of Jack and holding my hands up in the air like a traffic cop. "We're a lot smaller than you guys"
"Are you talking to me, Freddie Krueger? I don't think you want to mess with me, you ugly freak,"
"This year I am very proud to award the Henry Ward Beecher medal to the student whose quiet strength has carried up the most hearts." "So will August Pullman please come up here to receive this award?"
Auggie was brave when he had to go get hearing aids to enhance his hearing.
Auggie was brave when he had to sleep at a feild trip without his parents being with him for the first time.
Auggie was brave when he stood up to the seventh graders even when they were calling him names..
Auggie was brave when he went on stage to go receive an award in front of the whole sixth grade.