Conformity Related Quotes



“We are half ruined by conformity, but we should be wholly ruined without it”

Charles Dudley Warner

#Conformity #Half #Ruined #Wholly


“A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It would be horribly selfish if it wanted all the other flowers in the garden to be both red and roses.”

Oscar Wilde

#Conformity #Garden #Horribly #Individuality #Rose #Roses #Selfishness #Wanting #Wants #Wilde


“The State of Israel has to be able to exist peacefully in conformity with the norms of international law. Equally, the Palestinian people has to be able to develop serenely its own democratic institutions for a free and prosperous future.”

Pope Benedict Xvi

#Conformity #Israel #Law


“Being like another person is weakness!”

Kimto Oche Emmanuel

#Comparison #Conformity #Weakness


“The distinction is subtle but important. Integration represents an outward conformity; reconciliation represents an inward heart condition.”

Garland Hunt

#Conformity #Heart


“When a village ceases to be a community, it becomes oppressive in its narrow conformity. So one becomes an individual and migrates to the city. There, finding others like-minded, one re-establishes a village community. Nowadays only New Yorkers are yokels.”

Paul Goodman

#Community #Conformity #Narrow #Oppressive #Village


“The reward for conformity is that everyone likes you but yourself.”

Rita Mae Brown

#Conformity #Likes #Reward #Rewards


“He who joyfully marches to music in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice.”

Albert Einstein

#Army #Brain #Conformity #Contempt #Einstein #Einstein On Mindlessness #Funny #Ignorance #Intelligence #Joy #Joyfully #Life #March #Military #Mistake #Music


“Infancy conforms to nobody: all conform to it, so that one babe commonly makes four or five out of the adults who prattle and play to it.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

#Adults #Babe #Commonly #Conform #Conformity #Conforms #Five #Four #Infancy #Nobody #One


“Let him walk here ,on earth , bringing his dress, speech, and thoughts to a conformity with his age, his occupation, his wealth, his sacred learning, and his race.”

Guru Nanak

#Age #Conformity #Earth #Speech