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33+ Tradition Quotes

Tradition is something evergreen and versatile. Tradition is respected and followed. This is a collection of 34 Tradition quotes and sayings.

Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire. - Gustav Mahler
Tradition is nothing but ancestral peer pressure. - Indya Moore
You must be in tune with the times and prepared to break with tradition. - James Agee
Tradition can, to be sure, participate in a creation, but it can no longer be creative itself. - Kenzo Tange
Tradition is a very powerful force. - John P. Kotter
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay. - Jiddu Krishnamurti
Tradition wears a snowy beard, romance is always young. - John Greenleaf Whittier
We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present and the only history that is worth a tinker's dam is the history we make today. - Henry Ford
Tradition is the illusion of permanence. - Woody Allen
Tradition means taking account of a wonderful history but remembering that everybody today looks to the future. - Michael Kadoorie
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse. - Winston Churchill
Preserving tradition has become a nice hobby, like stamp collecting. - Mason Cooley
The tradition is a fence around the law; tithes are a fence around riches; vows are a fence around abstinence; a fence around wisdom is silence. - Akiva ben Joseph
Tradition does not mean that the living are dead, it means that the dead are living. - Harold MacMillan
When a tradition gathers enough strength to go on for centuries, you don't just turn it off one day. - Chinua Achebe
Just because something is traditional is no reason to do it, of course. - Lemony Snicket
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition. - Jacques Barzun
The less there is to justify a traditional custom, the harder it is to get rid of it. - Mark Twain
Tradition is a fragile thing in a culture built entirely on the memories of the elders. - Alice Albinia
Tradition with all its happy assumptions and necessary evils, all of its content majorities and stout killers, is not always a reliable guide. - Matthew Scully
Immorality sanctified by tradition is still immorality. - Bernard Rollin
Few except the poor preserve traditions. Aristocrats live not in traditions but in fashions. - G.K. Chesterton
Tradition is a guide and not a jailer. - W. Somerset Maugham
Tradition: a cage for the free spirit. - Marty Rubin
Traditions and dogmas rub one another down to a minimum in such centers of varied intercourse; where there are a thousand faiths we are apt to become sceptical of them all. - Will Durant
Traditions have got a lot to answer for. They lose their meaning and we cling on to something that does more harm than good. - Clifford Thurlow
Habit and tradition often render change undesirable. - Nicholas Sparks
The human soul can always use a new tradition. Sometimes we require them. - Pat Conroy
The stupidest thing: tradition. - Marty Rubin
Traditions have been replaced by lifestyles. - Lars Fr. H. Svendsen
Men will always create new arenas for honor if traditional rituals fade. - Joel Dinerstein
Clearly, naming the major figures in the tradition had become a tradition in itself. - Gregory Woods
Sometimes we get so enamored with the tradition of something that we forget about the intent of it. - Todd Stocker
Tradition is a foolish man's excuse for not thinking
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