Fear not, dear cousin. In madness there is great power
Source: the movie, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
Contributed by: Zaady
The mere possession of a gun is, in itself, an urge to kill, not only by design, but by accident, by madness, by fright, by bravado.
Source: a Chicago newspaper, 1967
And moody madness laughing wild Amid severest woe.
Thomas Gray (1716 - 1771)
Source: On a Distant Prospect of Eton College. Stanza 8.
What's madness but nobility of soul at odds with circumstance?
Theodore Roethke (1908 - 1963)
Source: "In a Dark Time"
Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of madness, like a man who not only thinks he is Napoleon but hires an army to prove it.
Speak out. You've got to speak out against the madness
There has not been any great talent without an element of madness. -Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiae fuit
Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)
Source: De tranquillitate animi, XVII.10
There is no great genius without a tincture of madness. Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiæ
Source: De Tranquillitate Animi, 15.
Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.
Sometimes I lay awake at night and hear voices Voices making me listen and obey 'I shall do as you command great spirits' Madness is just a day away
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