Sanity Quotes

And yet to be without hope is almost to be without sanity.

Edmund Cooper

Sanity brings pain but madness is a vile thing.

EURIPIDES

This disclosure provides Obama an opportunity to appeal for a return to sanity, constitutional policy, and the rule of law rather than men. He still has plenty of time to go down in history as the President who looked into the abyss and stepped back, rather than leaping forward into it.

Edward Snowden

Facts by themselves can often feed the flame of madness, because sanity is a spirit.

G.K. CHESTERTON

We simply need that wild country available to us, even if we never do more than drive to its edge and look in. For it can be a means of reassuring ourselves of our sanity as creatures, a part of the geography of hope

Wallace Stegner

Human nature simply cannot subsist without a hope and aim of some kind; as the sanity of the Old Testament truly said, where there is no vision the people perisheth. But it is precisely because an ideal is necessary to man that the man without ideals is in permanent danger of fanaticism.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

There is, I think, humor here which does not translate well from English into sanity.

Jim Butcher

Wildness can be a way of reassuring ourselves of our sanity as creatures, a part of the geography of hope.

Wallace Stenger

Wildness can be a way of reassuring ourselves of our sanity as creatures, a part of the geography of hope.

Wallace Stenger

How can a doctor judge a woman's sanity by merely bidding her good morning and refusing to hear her pleas for release? Even the sick ones know it is useless to say anything, for the answer will be that it is their imagination.

Nellie Bly

We simply need that wild country available to us, even if we never do more than drive to its edge and look in. For it can be a means of reassuring ourselves of our sanity as creatures, a part of the geography of hope.

Wallace Stegner

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

Sanity is a madness put to good uses; waking life is a dream controlled.

GEORGE SANTAYANA

When you inhabit any of these three roles, youre reacting to fear of victimhood, loss of control, or loss of purpose. Youre always looking outside yourself, to the people and circumstances of life, for a sense of safety, security, and sanity.

David Emerald

A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity.

Robert Frost

I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity

Edgar Allan Poe

A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity

Robert Frost

There is no insanity so devastating in man's life as utter sanity

William Allen White

You've got to have a sense of humor to keep your sanity

Lance Bass

Sanity is madness put to good uses.

George Santayana

I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.

Edgar Allan Poe

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

Jean Debuffet

The sanity of society is a balance of a thousand insanities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I hope for peace and sanity - it's the same thing.

Studs Terkel

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