Quotes In The Giver About Sameness. In The Giver Sameness is the ideology under which Jonass community operatesIt is believed that the the community will be peaceful and stable through conformity so the leaders enforce. I have great honor.
We relinquished color when we relinquished sunshine and did away with difference. But you will find that that is not the same as power. The fact that the community barely knows enough to appreciate his sacrifice is tragic but only makes the Givers commitment nobler.
Chapter 14 page 133.
The quote relates to the books Sameness because there is no feelings no color no love. But you will find that that is not the same as power. It means that if he stayed he would have never lived life to the fullest. To provide guidance in the present using memories of the past.