Sanity Quotes

Nathaniel emmons - insanity destroys reason, but not wit....
To disagree with three - Fourths of the British public is one of the first requisites of sanity.
Oscar Wilde

The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
Ian Fleming
Albert einstein, (attributed) - insanity: doing the same thing over and over...
All sanity depends on this: that it should be a delight to feel heat strike the skin, a delight to stand upright, knowing the bones are moving easily under the flesh.
Doris Lessing
Genius is one of the many forms of insanity.
Cesare Lombroso

Insanity - - A perfectly rational adjustment to an insane world.
R. D. Lang
You want to raise your child in such a way that you don? t have to control him, so that he will be in full possession of himself at all times. Upon that depends his good behavior, his health, his sanity.
L. Ron Hubbard, Book: Child Dianetics
I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
Edgar Allan Poe
What we choose to call sanity is a big house where the mad have no mothers.
The Clown Prince of Darkness, (correspondence, 1988)
John russell - sanity calms, but madness is more interesting....
In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs it is the rule.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil
All sanity depends on this that is should be a delight to feel heat strike the skin, a delight to stand upright, knowing the bones are moving easily under the flesh.
Doris Lessing
Insanity doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Albert Einstein
Where does the violet tint end and the orange tint begins? Distinctly we see the difference of the colors, but where exactly does the one first blending enter into the other. So with sanity and insanity.
Herman Melville
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtaxed.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
It is remarkable how similar the pattern of love is to the pattern of insanity.
Andy & Larry Wachowski, Merovingian - The Matrix Revolutions
As I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius which to Angels look like torment and insanity. I collected some of their Proverbs.
William Blake
Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children.
Sam Levenson
When life itself seems lunatic, who knows where madness lies? Perhaps to be too practical may be madness. To surrender dreams, this may be madness. To seek treasures where there is only trash... Too much sanity may be madness, and maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Miguel De Cervantes, Don Quixote de la Mancha
When the world goes mad, one must accept madness as sanity since sanity is, in the last analysis, nothing but the madness on which the whole world happens to agree.
George Bernard Shaw
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
George Santayana
Insanity: a perfectly rational adjustment to the insane world.
R. D. Laing
Do not speak quickly it is a sign of insanity.
Bias
Too much sanity may be madness - And the maddest of all - To see life as it is, and not as it ought to be.
Don Quixote, Man of La Mancha
If its sanity you are after there is no recipe like laughter.
Henry Elliot
As I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius; which to Angels look like torment and insanity. I collected some of their Proverbs.
William Blake, "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell", 1790
Sanity is a small price to pay for happiness.
Marabeth Madsen
Are you so unobservant that you do not yet realize that sanity and hapiness are an impossible combination?
Mark Twain, The Mysterious Strange
Do not speak quickly; it is a sign of insanity.
Bias
Sanity is a cozy lie.
Susan Sontag
Too much sanity may be madness. And maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Miguel de Cervantes
Insanity in individuals is something rare - But in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.
Friedrich Nietzsche