The individual and society are two terms and concepts that cannot exist without one another. A society is not possible without the individual. The individual depend on society for basic psychological and physical needs. However, the individual often becomes overpowered by society's norms and the pressure to occupy a status. The relationship of the individual and society creates many questions about morals and values. It is hard to determine how much society should affect an individual and how much the individual should conform to society. This is a look at these terms first hand and their interaction with one another.