"The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
"In a totally sane society, madness is the only freedom."
J.G.Ballard, Running Wild
"We are all born mad. Some remain so."
Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot
"In despair there are the most intense enjoyments, especially when one is very acutely conscious of the hopelessness of one's position."
Fedor Dostoevsky, Notes from Underground
"The right to express our thoughts means something only if we are able to have thoughts of our own."
"'Know thyself?' If I knew myself, I'd run away."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt."
Bertrand Russell Thanks Georgina
"I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me."
Hunter S. Thompson
"Truly great madness can not be achieved without significant intelligence."
"The neurotic has overtly a disease from which everybody is suffering."
J.H. Van Den Burg
"A man who does not think for himself does not think at all."