conformity

A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on conformity

Our wretched species is so made that those who walk on the well-trodden path always throw stones at those who are showing a new road.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on conformity and individuality

The only man I know who behaves sensibly is my tailor; he takes my measurements anew each time he sees me.  The rest go on with their old measurements and expect me to fit them.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on conformity

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by unknown on individuality and conformity

One who walks in another's tracks leaves no footprints.

unknown

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A Quote by Walter Moberly on conformity

We need - and should encourage and honour - not only discoverers of facts hitherto unknown but explorers of ideas and rethinkers of values.

Walter Moberly

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A Quote by Ani Difranco on diversity, celebrate diversity, tolerance, individuality, and conformity

When I was four years old they tried to test my IQ, they showed me this picture of three oranges and a pear.  They asked me which one is different and does not belong, they taught me different was wrong.

Ani Difranco

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A Quote by unknown on conformity

Don't think you're on the right road just because it's a well-beaten path.

unknown

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A Quote by Peter M. Senge on group, conformity, and organizations

The difference between a healthy group or organization and an unhealthy one lies in its members' awareness and ability to acknowledge their felt needs to conform.

Peter Senge

Source: Presence: Human Purpose and the Field of the Future, Pages: 32

Contributed by: Siona

A Quote by Wayne Dyer on courage, fear, and conformity

The opposite of courage is not so much fear as it is conformity.

Wayne Dyer

Source: Everyday wisdom for Success

Contributed by: Sam

A Quote by Paulo Freire on education, younger generation, conformity, freedom, and transformation

Education either functions as an instrument which is used to facilitate integration of the younger generation into the logic of the present system and bring about conformity or it becomes the practice of freedom, the means by which men and women deal critically and creatively with reality and discover how to participate in the transformation of their world.

Paulo Freire (1921 - 1997)

Contributed by: Mary_C

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