A quote for Sunday.

25 Aug

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Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.                                                                                                                                              John F. Kennedy.

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11 Responses to “A quote for Sunday.”

  1. june August 25, 2013 at 3:41 pm #

    Very true and very wise words, indeed, from a very wise human being.

    To conform is to also give up on your own unique and precious individuality.

    Follow your own heart…follow your own path…your own journey…your own intuition, and in the words of Joseph Campbell, follow your bliss.

    • bridget August 25, 2013 at 9:33 pm #

      Well said June! Follow your heart and find your bliss.

  2. Anne Wilson August 25, 2013 at 7:46 pm #

    How very true June and Bridget, if more people followed their own path there would be less unhappiness in this world.
    Where was the photo taken Bridget? We made it to the coast today, few cobwebs blown away.

    • June August 25, 2013 at 8:42 pm #

      Agree with you wholeheartedly, Anne.

      Glad you got the opportunity to get to the coast. I always feel better – body, mind and spirit – whenever I’m near the ocean. A beautiful photo, yes, I agree.

      • bridget August 25, 2013 at 9:38 pm #

        It was taken on a lovely little stony beach between Beltra and Easkey yesterday. Our visitors loved it…not another soul about. Hard to walk on those big stones but so worth it.

  3. Anne Wilson August 25, 2013 at 10:15 pm #

    Just where we were today, collected seaweed and some mussels, mussels for lunch tomorrow.

  4. Mizz Winkens August 27, 2013 at 10:37 am #

    I’m always amazed at the wise things JFK came out with! I like that one : )

  5. KL August 27, 2013 at 11:29 pm #

    I perfectly agree, and go against rules, culture and conformity.

  6. Pam's English Garden September 1, 2013 at 12:39 pm #

    Now that is food for thought, Bridget! Love it! And love the picture of another corner of your beautiful world. P. x

  7. marco t September 16, 2013 at 12:57 pm #

    Conformity? What’s that?

    • bridget September 16, 2013 at 3:54 pm #

      Have’nt a clue Marco!

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