quote by Malcolm McDowell

The definition of insanity in Texas is so insane that it's impossible to be insane in Texas.

— Malcolm McDowell

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Isn't killing people in the name of God a pretty good definition of insanity?

Definition of insanity quote I remained too much inside my head and ended up losing my mind.
I remained too much inside my head and ended up losing my mind.
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Do you know what the definition of insane is? Yes.

It’s the inability to relate to another human being. It’s the inability to love.

Definition of insanity quote You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

Religion is a by-product of fear. For much of human history it may have been a necessary evil, but why was it more evil than necessary? Isn’t killing people in the name of god a pretty good definition of insanity?

History is the same thing over and over again.


The difference between insanity and genius is measured only by success and failure.

Definition of insanity quote Accept no one's definition of your life, define yourself.
Accept no one's definition of your life, define yourself.

Continuing to believe the same thing, even in the face of new evidence to the contrary, is the definition of insanity - except in politics where it's called leadership.

One thing's for sure. If we keep doing what we're doing, we're going to keep getting what we're getting. One definition of insanity is to keep doing the same thing and expect different results.

If the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again expecting different results, then liberalism is a form of insanity.

Definition of insanity quote Normality is a paved road: It's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow.
Normality is a paved road: It's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow.

There's a fine line between genius and insanity, as we all know.


I don't think anyone wants to do the same thing over and over again.

I've been working on Barb for a while.

I looked at her as a sort of every woman. She's incredibly strong; she's incredibly generous. She's seemingly insane because she is in the situation of a polygamous relationship, but she had definite reasons to do it.

Definition of insanity quote If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done. Mak
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done. Make at least one definite move daily toward your goal.

If you tell people enough times that they are unhappy, incomplete, possibly insane and definitely selfish there is bound to come a grey morning when they wake up with the beginning of a nasty cold and wonder if they are lonely rather than simply “alone.”

We cannot continue doing the same thing and expect different results

I am told that the clinical definition of insanity is the tenancy to do the same thing over and over again and expect different results.

Definition of insanity quote I do not suffer from insanity, I enjoy every minute of it.
I do not suffer from insanity, I enjoy every minute of it.

Never wanted to do anything else than acting ever in my life.

But I'm 20, and there's so many possibilities. It would be insane for me to say, "Yeah this is definitely it, I'm never doing anything else." I'm 20 years old. I don't know what I'm doing. I don't know anything about life. So I don't know. I may be a train conductor in 10 years. I have no idea. And that's the joy of this all.

I just think the more the media uses their time-honored blueprint techniques to destroy Republican politicians... It hasn't worked on Trump yet, and they've been trying it a year and a half, folks. We're dangerously close here to the definition of insanity: "Doing the same thing over and over again, expecting a different result." It's not Trump who's insane. Trump's having the time of his life.

The whole entire album is about Cry Baby, you know, being super insecure and kind of like going through her emotions until she finally realizes that she's comfortable with how crazy and insane she is and I think that I've made the exact same kind of progression , and the growth...and I don't know, like I feel like I've definitely grown into who I am and, like, I think Cry Baby is just me.

Definition of insanity quote Life is short. To just "Do things" is insane. Live with a purpose. Live for a re
Life is short. To just "Do things" is insane. Live with a purpose. Live for a reason.

Sometimes people pick up pet worries that they'll entertain themselves with and that was my big one. So as far as thinking about what that means, one of the definitions of insanity is that you lose your ability to communicate to anybody because your frames of reference have become so different from the rest of the world that you can't communicate anymore.

So he [Shoko Asahara] was insane but managed to convince a couple thousand people that he was enlightened. Western culture, which Japan is now definitely a part of, doesn't have an understanding of what Enlightenment is.


Sanity and enlightenment...I've been reading a new book Dogen's Genjo Koan: Three Commentaries, and it contains a commentary on Genjo Koan by Shunryu Suzuki, the author who wrote Zen Mind, Beginners Mind. He doesn't mention sanity at all but I think that one possible definition of enlightenment would be a kind of profound sanity, where being insane is no longer an option.

Definition of insanity quote The definition of success is when you are free to do what you love, without any
The definition of success is when you are free to do what you love, without any limitations.

There's the old saying that doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is the definition of insanity. There are few better places to apply that adage than the drug war. It's time to end it. It's time to restore peace and harmony to Latin America and the United States. It's time to end the failed war on drugs. It's time to legalize drugs.

Senator Rand Paul reflected on Mitt Romney's potential 2016 campaign and said, 'It's sort of what Einstein said, that the definition of insanity is to do the same thing over and over again and expect a different result.' When someone told him Einstein didn't actually say that, he said, 'In the words of Gandhi, 'My bad.''

"A minority of one"... the definition of insanity.