Montag Quotes In Fahrenheit 451

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Montag grows to learn to stand up for his beliefs from Clarisse, the book lady, and the hobos in Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451. First, Clarisse teaches Montag to stand up for his beliefs by doing it herself. This is proven when Bradbury writes, “I’m antisocial they say… It’s so strange. I’m very social indeed” (Bradbury 24). Clarisse refused to believe what society told her she was; instead, she stood up for her beliefs insisting that she was actually extremely social. By standing up for her beliefs Clarisse inspired Montag to do the same when he had t decide whether to pursue his interest in books or not. Next, the book lady shows Montag to stand up for his beliefs when the firemen came to burn her house. The book lady, “reached out…
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