This novel contains numerous philosophies and meaningful quotes. For those students who enjoy keeping track of these quotes that mean something to them, have them create their own quote collage. once they find a quote, have them write it however and wherever they want on a blank piece of paper. As they are reading, they add to the quote page. Once they finish the ending, they can look over their creation and reflect on all of the meaningful quotes they found.
“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.” Buddha -- Explore journey quotes, both ancient and modern, at http://www.examiner.com/article/travel-a-road-of-literate-quotes-about-the-journey
Edward O. Wilson: Science, Not Philosophy, Will Explain the Meaning of Existence - "I like to say that most of philosophy, which is a declining & highly endangered academic species, incidentally, consists of failed models of how the brain works. So students going into philosophy have to learn what Descartes thought & then after a long while why that's wrong & what Schopenhauer might have thought & what Kant might of thought or did think.