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Conformity / Nonconformity Quotes

For a majority of the people, there is an innate tendency to abide by particular groups. Without the close confines of a group, they feel naked and vulnerable. Group offers security and solace to people. And for those who are too weak to stand up for themselves can conform to others instead opinion instead of voicing their own. However, there are also very few people who do not subscribe to the herd mentality. They prefer to challenge the decisions of others and put across their own opinion. Such people are nonconformists. Thus, it generally happens that nonconformists become leaders leading the conformists. The conformity/nonconformity quotes will clear the matter further.

No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable.

- Adam Smith

Well I sure had been looking for a comedy for years without any success.

- Val Kilmer

It doesn't matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn't matter how smart you are. If it doesn't agree with experiment, it's wrong.

- Richard P. Feynman

Before you try to keep up with the Joneses, be sure they're not trying to keep up with you.

- Erma Bombeck

Faith means living with uncertainty - feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark.

- Dan Millman

As to the evil which results from a censorship, it is impossible to measure it, for it is impossible to tell where it ends.

- Jeremy Bentham

The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.

- Jeremy Bentham

My business is to teach my aspirations to confirm themselves to fact, not to try and make facts harmonize with my aspirations.

- Thomas Huxley

You never know with these things when you're trying something new what can happen. This is all experimental.

- Richard Branson

If only one could tell true love from false love as one can tell mushrooms from toadstools.

- Katherine Mansfield

I've sometimes thought of marrying - and then I've thought again.

- Noel Coward

There are improbable things suspended in space, like the earth.

- Meryl Streep

I feel incompetent to perform duties... which have been so unexpectedly thrown upon me.

- Andrew Johnson

I do not know whether there are gods, but there ought to be.

- Diogenes

Group conformity scares the pants off me because it's so often a prelude to cruelty towards anyone who doesn't want to - or can't - join the Big Parade.

- Bette Midler

We need more people speaking out. This country is not overrun with rebels and free thinkers. It's overrun with sheep and conformists.

- Bill Maher

If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.

- Rene Descartes

But what if I fail of my purpose here? It is but to keep the nerves at strain, to dry one's eyes and laugh at a fall, and baffled, get up and begin again.

- Robert Browning

My weaknesses... I wish I could come up with something. I'd probably have the same pause if you asked me what my strengths are. Maybe they're the same thing.

- Al Pacino

It was a wrong number that started it, the telephone ringing three times in the dead of night, and the voice on the other end asking for someone he was not.

- Paul Auster

If you ask me to play myself, I will not know what to do. I do not know who or what I am.

- Peter Sellers

Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality.

- Ralph Marston

The New York Times' list is a bunch of crap. They ought to call it the editor's choice. It sure isn't based on sales

- Howard Stern

She said she was approaching forty, and I couldn't help wondering from what direction.

- Bob Hope

The opposite of courage in our society is not cowardice, it is conformity.

- Rollo May

I never doubted my ability, but when you hear all your life you're inferior, it makes you wonder if the other guys have something you've never seen before. If they do, I'm still looking for it.

- Hank Aaron

The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone in checking this mad, wicked folly of 'Women's Rights'. It is a subject which makes the Queen so furious that she cannot contain herself .

- Queen Victoria

I think people really marry far too much; it is such a lottery after all, and for a poor woman a very doubtful happiness.

- Queen Victoria

The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.

- Hank Aaron

Some mystery should be left in the revelation of character in a play, just as a great deal of mystery is always left in the revelation of character in life, even in one's own character to himself.

- Tennessee Williams

Whenever we're afraid, it's because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

- Earl Nightingale

The Pope? How many divisions has he got?

- Joseph Stalin

I trust no one, not even myself.

- Joseph Stalin

Life is an unanswered question, but let's still believe in the dignity and importance of the question.

- Tennessee Williams

People have always doubted whether I was good enough to play this game at this level. I thought I was, and I thought I could be. What other people thought was really always irrelevant to me.

- Steve Nash

Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

I do not know which to prefer, The beauty of inflections, Or the beauty of innuendoes, The blackbird whistling, Or just after.

- Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird , Wallace Stevens

What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up Like a raisin in the sun?... Or does it explode?.

- Langston Hughes

Confusion makes people uncomfortable. They can't put their finger on me.

- Lenny Kravitz

What's better? Dogs or broomsticks? I mean will the world really ever know?.

- Larry Bird

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