Be virtuous and you will be eccentric.
— Mark Twain

You must not blame me if I do talk to the clouds.
Henry David Thoreau eccentricity quote

Because artists can be extremely eccentric and insane, and unfortunately, the people they hurt the most are the people that are closest to them.
— Maynard James Keenan

Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
— Bertrand Russell

People of uncommon abilities generally fall into eccentricities when their sphere of life is not adequate to their abilities.
— eccentricity quotation by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe