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Daemon
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march to (the beat of) a different drum

To do something, act, or behave in a manner that does not conform to the standard, prevalent, or popular societal norm. More...

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That defines me. I march to the beat of a different drum. Also It is a popular Song by Linda Ronstadt "Different Drum".

"You reveal your character by what you do with what you have."
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march to (the beat of) a different drum — To do something, act, or behave in a manner that does not conform to the standard, prevalent, or popular societal norm.
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Alternative forms:

march to a different drum / march to a different drummer
march to one's own drum / march to one's own drummer
march to the beat of a different drummer
march to the beat of one's own drum / march to the beat of one's own drummer
march to a different beat
march to a different tune (UK) / march to the beat of a different tune

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march to (the beat of) a different drum
- Genius is someone that hears the music that everyone hears but is able to march to a different drum.
- For an excessively long time, the government has been playing as a rogue and marching to a different tone in regards the House.
- I never was like my siblings, who lived much as my parents by accepting the world as we see, instead, I preferred to march to the beat of a different drum.
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