The giver quotes about sameness
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The Giver Quotes
No one mentioned such things; it was not a rule, but was considered rude to call attention to things that were unsettling or different about individuals. To many readers, the idea that such a distinctive feature would be a source of shame is confusing, as many of our societies place value on individuality. Jonas compares his own light eyes to the unsettling depths of water, connecting the idea of individuality with danger. If someone stands out from the norm, then naturally that person would start to question the validity of that norm. Only through his lessons with the Giver will Jonas learn that our depths are what define us, and should be explored and celebrated not feared and ignored. It was effortless for Jonas, and even boring, though Asher enjoyed it.
Quotes 1: "For a contributing citizen to be released from the community was a final decision, a terrible punishment, an overwhelming statement of failure. Quotes 2: "After Twelve, age isn't important. Most of us even lose track of how old we are as time passes, though information is in the Hall of Open Records What's important is the preparation for adult life, and the training you'll receive in your Assignment. Quotes 3: "No one mentioned such things; it was not a rule, but was considered rude to call attention to things that were unsettling or different about individuals. Quotes 4: "He liked the feeling of safety here in this warm and quiet room; he liked the expression of trust on the woman's face as she lay in the water unprotected, exposed, and free. Quotes 5: "How could someone not fit in?