John Steinbeck Quote

For there are two possible reactions to social ostracism - either a man emerges determined to be better, purer, and kindlier or he goes bad, challenges the world and does even worse things. The last is by far the commonest reaction to stigma.


Cannery Row (ed. Penguin UK, 2000) - ISBN: 9780141923482

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For there are two possible reactions to social ostracism - either a man emerges determined to be better, purer, and kindlier or he goes bad,...

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For there are two possible reactions to social ostracism - either a man emerges determined to be better, purer, and kindlier or he goes bad,...

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For there are two possible reactions to social ostracism - either a man emerges determined to be better, purer, and kindlier or he goes bad,...

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For there are two possible reactions to social ostracism - either a man emerges determined to be better, purer, and kindlier or he goes bad,...