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The madman who knows that he is mad is close to sanity.
They misunderstand us, they unwittingly belittle us, they do something that they think is nice that instead just makes us mad. And those are the good ones.
I also remember the second band I was in ever. We were called Hybrid. We got a show at this local street fair, and we were playing on the back of a flatbed truck. There was an ad in the paper, and it said that 'Hybird' is playing. I was so mad.
And she did not want him to think her quite mad, only a little unique, only containing within her just that measure of the unexpected sufficient to make her irreplaceable.
I always let my husband read the script so he knows what's about to happen to his wife. When I played Cheryl Strayed in Wild, I'd get really mad about certain things, I'd say really profound things, and I'd curse out of nowhere. He'd say, "Are you you, or are you Cheryl?
So far rich people have been very quiet about the possibility of getting taxes raised on them, but that doesn't mean they won't get mad about it, it just means they don't know about it. Because it takes a while for bad news to reach a rich person. First their accountant has to tell the butler, who has to tell the servant, who wouldn't dare interrupt their game of croquet.
With this blistering salvo of poetic gutshots Lawson has proven himself Bizarro’s true bard, its mad laureate. Switching from dark whimsy to retina-blast shock to political outrage without missing a beat, The Troublesome Amputee is a powerful collection of pitch-black verse.
You're not supposed to be accepting trophies. You're supposed to be in the back being mad that people are getting trophies.
They certified that I was sane; but I know that I am mad." This confession gives us the key to what is most important and significant in Tolstoy's hidden life.
No matter how much you love someone, on a bad day, you could say something terrible. All of the little things that you are saving to say, that you're mad about but never express, sometimes come out, all at once. We all have these terrible moments. That's just part of being human.
We all go a little mad sometimes.
Whatever she says to you, it’s your job not to let her make you mad.
Charles De Lint
I think you're all mad. But that's part and parcel of being an artistic genius, isn't it?
Don't fucking quote me!
Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and lamentable experiment.
The mad were put in asylums, but the sane are worse off in their offices.
I am not mad; I would to heaven I were! For then, 'tis like I should forget myself; O, if I could, what grief should I forget!
A culture that does not teach prayer soon runs mad with desire.
I have both held and beheld unlimited power and of it I know but one thing. It drives men mad.' - Alexander the Great
If I make a song where I'm happy, I sound completely mad - I think my voice is better-suited for sadder songs.
Every man who is not a monster, a mathematician, or a mad philosopher, is the slave of some woman or other.
He is mad about being small when you were big, but no, that's not it, he is mad about being helpless when you were powerful, but no, not that either, he is mad about being contingent when you were necessary, not quite it... he is insane because when he loved you, you didn't notice.
I sold my house this week. I got a pretty good price for it, but it made my landlord mad as hell
The old Devil gets mad when you're trying to do good. Pray that God will move the stumbling blocks.
I saw you, and I wanted to be close to you. I wanted you to let me in. I wanted to know you in a way no one else did. I wanted you, all of you. That wanting nearly drove me mad.” Patch paused, inhaling softly, as though breathing me in. “And now that I have you, the only thing that terrifies me is having to go back to that place. Having to want you all over again, with no hope of my desire ever being fulfilled. You’re mine, Angel. Every last piece of you. I won’t let anything change that.
That holy, humble, meek, modest, retiring Form, sometimes called the Spirit of Prayer, has been dragged from the closet, and so rudely handled by some of her professed friends, that she has not only lost all her wonted loveliness, but is now stalking the street, in some places, stark mad.
When I watch Mad Men and I see the patronising attitudes to women that are so shocking for all of us to watch now, I feel that I've lived and see the same evolution in this regard around disability.
I had a dream that all the babies prevented by the pill showed up. They were mad.
It's hard to judge yourself. Each Essence cover represents a different special moment in my life. One is about keeping it sexy in my 40s, so I'm not mad about that either.
Those Victorians: endlessly fascinating, broad in their learning, heroic in their achievements, in parts completely mad.
The greatest danger in life is not taking chances. There are so many negative people wanting to grind you down, but you can't let them. If people say you are mad, you know you're on the right track.
People say I am mad. I am not mad. I am trying to heal my soul.
Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, and one by one.
We must not contradict, but instruct him that contradicts us; for a madman is not cured by another running mad also.
There is a pleasure sure In being mad, which none but madmen know. Dryden, The Spanish Friar II, i
If Mitch McConnell were a TV show, he would be ‘Mad Men,’ treating women unfairly, stuck in 1968 and ending this season.
If you have an over-preoccupation with perception and trying to please people's expectations, then you can go mad.
Every day I discover more and more beautiful things. It’s enough to drive one mad. I have such a desire to do everything, my head is bursting with it.
Amy Pond, there's something you'd better understand about me 'cause it's important, and one day your life may depend on it: I am definitely a mad man with a box!
It was roses, roses, all the way, With myrtle mixed in my path like mad.
Sanity is a handicap and liability if you're living in a mad world.
If Peter Pan had been real, he would've gone mad and killed everyone in Neverland.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
When merciless ambition, or mad zeal, has led two hosts of dupes to battlefield, That, blind, they there may dig each other's graves, And call the sad work glory.
This is the nature of love." Vashet said. "To attempt to describe it will drive a woman mad. This is what keeps poets scribbling endlessly away. If one could pin it to paper all complete, the others would lay down their pens. But it cannot be done.
It's what you do to yourself when you go mad with rage. You have no idea how much you can hurt yourself with your own strength.
It is a sign of arrogance to be mad at someone for not acting as per your advice, especially if it was unsolicited.
Am I mad, to see what others do not see, or are they mad who are responsible for all that I am seeing?
When a man suffers from delusions he is described as mad but when a million do so they belong to a world religion
Samuel R. Delany
How we treat our invalids - our mad, our physically or mentally compromised family members - does tell you something about who we are politically, historically, culturally.
My love, you are driving the entire world mad. The nightingales are committing suicide one by one out of jealousy of your voice. The roses took one glance at your beauty and folded themselves from shame. The trees now only whisper your name and the sky hasn’t stopped crying since you looked up. Have pity on us, my love. We have already broken all the mirrors and glass out of fear that you will forget us and fall in love with yourself once you see what we all cannot stop seeing.