Quotations About / On: CRAZY
A newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the crazy crazier.
(H.L. (Henry Lewis) Mencken (18801956), U.S. journalist, critic. A Mencken Chrestomathy, ch. 30, p. 625, Knopf (1949).)
Craziness peeped through my creative mind and she said I was crazy
Maybe it's our sky that makes us crazy.
(Kathleen Norris (b. 1947), U.S. poet and farmer. Dakota, ch. 32 (1993).
Norris lived and farmed in rural Lemmon, South Dakota.)
If Love can makes you courageous person that love can makes you crazy too.
Every single day I Needed you
But not Forever, I
will be CRAZY for you..
When you in love Every CRAZY thing done Seems SO ROMANTIC and when you fall awt of it those ROMANTIC things seems so INSANELY STUPID and pisses the shit out of You
We are obliged to regard many of our original minds as crazy at least until we have become as clever as they are.
(G.C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg (1742-1799), German physicist, philosopher. "Notebook D," aph. 97, Aphorisms (written 1765-1799), trans. by R.J. Hollingdale (1990).)
I would have gone home to my mother, but I'm not that crazy about my mother.
(Cher (20th century), U.S. entertainer and actoress. As quoted in The Mother Book, by Liz Smith (1978).)
Society drives people crazy with lust and calls it advertising.
(John Lahr (b. 1941), U.S. literary and drama critic. Quoted in Guardian (London, August 2, 1989).)
The novel is not "a crazy quilt of bits"; it is a logical sequence of psychological events: the movements of stars may seem crazy to the simpleton, but wise men know the comets come back.
(Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977), Russian-born U.S. novelist, poet. Selected Letters, July 14, 1938 (1989).
To a literary agent considering The Gift.)