Quotes of Conventionality

“ Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last. ”

- Charlotte Bronte

“ Why can't somebody give us a list of things that everybody thinks and nobody says, and another list of things that everybody says and nobody thinks. ”

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

“ Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ He who would be a man must therefore be a non-conformist. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ What greater reassurance can the weak have than that they are like anyone else? ”

- Eric Hoffer
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