Margaret Mead was a cultural antropologist who studied the problems of adolescencents in different cultures in order to compare them with the problems of American adolescents. After her observations in a Polinesian island, she concluded that the natives of the island lived this period in a more relaxed way than the young Americans.
Margared Mead work made her a respected but also controversial woman of his time.
Don’t miss this selection of best Margaret Mead empowering quotes of life that will guide you to live a full life.
15+Margaret Mead Empowering Quotes.
It is an open question whether any behavior based on fear of eternal punishment can be regarded as ethical or should be regarded as merely cowardly” -Margaret Mead
Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful. -Margaret Mead
We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment. -Margaret Mead
Laughter is man’s most distinctive emotional expression. -Margaret Mead
We are continually faced with great opportunities which are brilliantly disguised as unsolvable problems. -Margaret Mead
It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age. -Margaret Mead
Mind is not sex-typed. -Margaret Mead
You know you love someone when you cannot put into words how they make you feel. -Margaret Mead
And when our baby stirs and struggles to be born it compels humility. What we began is now its own. -Margaret Mead
Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. -Margaret Mead
The solution to adult problems tomorrow depends on large measure upon how our children grow up today. -Margaret Mead
Jealousy is not a barometer by which the depth of love can be read, it merely records the degree of the lover’s insecurity. -Margaret Mead
Leisure and the cultivation of human capacities are inextricably interdependent. -Margaret Mead
I have a respect for manners as such, they are a way of dealing with people you don’t agree with or like. -Margaret Mead