Chris Mccandless And Martin Luther Essay

1087 Words Feb 22nd, 2016 5 Pages
Societal Stuff
Most of society is viewed as something terrible by almost every teenager and most adults. What society is is a group that everyone seems to want to conform to. Everyone wants to fit into society, except for children because most children don 't understand social constructs. Chris McCandless and Martin Luther are examples as to why it’s probably not the best idea to live outside the bounds of society. It is better to live within the bounds of society because it 's hard to live outside the bounds of society, and not a lot of people are willing to change their lifestyle and the way they live for anything.
It is really hard to live outside the bounds of society, especially since nobody really does, or tries. Almost everyone has conformed to living inside of society. When people say ‘society’ they think of certain "rules" that people have to live by to be acceptable as a human being. If you don’t want to do something, or look a certain way, you don’t have to. It doesn’t make you any less human, but people still like to conform and think that society is asking too much of them, but that’s their problem. The argument for this paper is that it is better to live within the bounds of the definition society. The definition of society is the aggregate of people living together in a more or less ordered community (Goldman, Society). This is just a group of people, and there is no need to prove ourselves human to each other. Martin Luther and Chris McCandless are the…

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