Stress is nothing more than a socially acceptable form of mental illness.
— Richard Carlson

Neurotics complain of their illness, but they make the most of it, and when it comes to talking it away from them they will defend it like a lioness her young.
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The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of your three best friends. If they're okay, then it's you.
— Rita Mae Brown

We have long observed that every neurosis has the result, and therefore probably the purpose, of forcing the patient out of real life, of alienating him from actuality.
— Sigmund Freud

Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.
— mental illness quotation by Marcel Proust