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Insanity Quotes


These are some of the best 'Insanity' quotations and sayings.

All power of fancy over reason is a degree of insanity.

Every sense hath been o'erstrung, and each frail fibre of the brain sent forth her thoughts all wild and wide.

Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.

I teach that all men are mad.

Insanity destroys reason, but not wit.

Insanity in individuals is something rare - but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.

Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children.

No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

Now see that noble and most sovereign reason, like sweet bells jangled, out of time and harsh.

O, judgment, thou art fled to brutish beasts, and men have lost their reason.

That he is mad, 'tis true; 'tis true 'tis pity; And pity 'tis 'tis true.

This wretched brain gave way, and I became a wreck, at random driven, without one glimpse of reason, or of heaven.

Though this be madness, yet there is method in 't.

Whom Jupiter would destroy he first drives mad.