Nonconforming: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 43 pages
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Familiar Quotations NonconformingIt gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed.ndash;Albert EinsteinNonconformists travel as a rule in bunches. You rarely find a nonconformist who goes it alone. And woe to him inside a nonconformist clique who does not conform with nonconformity.ndash;Eric HofferYes, I see the Church as the body of Christ. But, oh! How we have blemished and scarred that body through social neglect and through fear of being nonconformists.ndash;Martin Luther King, Jr.Comedy is the last refuge of the nonconformist mind.ndash;Gilbert SeldesWhy do you have to a nonconformist like everybody else?ndash;James ThurberNonconforming ndash; DisagreementJust as war is freedom's cost, disagreement is freedom's privilege.ndash;Bill ClintonThere is nothing more likely to start disagreement among people or countries than an agreement.ndash;E. B. WhiteNonconforming ndash; DissentDissent is the native activity of the scientist, and it has got him into a good deal of trouble in the last years. But if that is cut off, what is left will not be a scientist. And I doubt whether it will be a man.ndash;Jacob BronowskiHas there ever been a society which has died of dissent? Several have died of conformity in our lifetime.ndash;Jacob BronowskiNo matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels. Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain the true duty of patriots.ndash;Barbara Ehrenreich

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