One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - Ken Kesey - A Short Summary & Review

A short summary of the book One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest:

McMurphy's crazy fight against the system and Nurse Ratched.

My favorite Ken Kesey quote from the book:

"He knew you can't be really strong until you can see the funny side of things."

Questions I pondered while reading One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest:

What exactly is madness?

Why does authority often turn abusive?

My thoughts about One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest:

Fight the good fight.

Believe in hope.

Sometimes, you just need a friend.


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