The True Hero is Flawed

The True Hero is Flawed. The true test of a champion is not whether she can triumph, but whether she can overcome obstacles–preferably of her own making–in order to triumph. A hero without a flaw is of no interest to an audience or to the universe, which, after all, is based on conflict and opposition, the irresistible force meeting the unmovable object.

–Excerpt from the book The Art of Racing in The Rain” by Garth Stein



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