Insanity Quotes

Bunch together a group of people deliberately chosen for strong religious feelings, and you have a practical guarantee of dark morbidities expressed in crime, perversion, and insanity.

H.P. Lovecraft


For me, insanity is super sanity. The normal is psychotic. Normal means lack of imagination, lack of creativity.

Jean Dubuffet


Human beings have speculated about the relationship between inspiration and insanity for centuries.

Patty Duke


I am told that the clinical definition of insanity is the tendency to do the same thing over and over again and expect different results.

Stephen F. Lynch


In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.

Friedrich Nietzsche


Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce


The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.

Bruce Feirstein


I guess the definition of a lunatic is a man surrounded by them.

Ezra Pound


My Father had a profound influence on me. He was a lunatic.

Spike Milligan


What frightens us most in a madman is his sane conversation.

Anatole France