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I dove into madness and learned how to swim.
Many of the people I've met who've been labeled crazy have been extraordinarily perceptive, gentle, sensitive, and kind. But often enough these very qualities get them into trouble. They clog up the assembly line.
Now I know how people become "catatonic." This sickening doubt as to the "right" move holds one paralyzed: the only safe decision is no decision.
The neurotic builds castles in the sky. The psychotic lives in them. The psychiatrist collects the rent.
In our movement, we've had to learn to be patient with sane people, because we know they're a little slow.
There is a pane of glass between me and mankind.
Those who are insane generally reason correctly, but they reason from false assumptions and on wrong principles.
Few men really want justice; what all mankind prays for is mercy.
O God, be merciful to me a fool.
Join the army, see the world, meet interesting people, and kill them.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.