They rebelled against the doctrines and took a quantum leap towards freedom. Others followed.

Too often we hold fast to the clichés of our forebears. We subject all facts to a prefabricated set of interpretations. We enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
— John F. Kennedy

WordPress Daily Prompt: Rebel

The courage to change

To bring about change in a society that is stifled into conformity, muted to silence, frozen in status quo, governed by old absolutes, someone has to start asking Why? It takes courage.

I woke up only to find the rest of the world asleep.
— Leonardo da Vinci

WordPress Daily Prompt: Courage