The only way to get ahead is to find errors in conventional wisdom.
— Larry Ellison

Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Noam Chomsky conventional quote

But if you want to know the truth, the weirdest thing that has happened has been my discovery that people who attend the conventions are filled with love.
— William Shatner

People always blame the girl; she should have said no. A monosyllable, but conventional wisdom has always been that boys can't manage it.
— Anna Quindlen

Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness.
— conventional quotation by Ambrose Bierce