madness

A Quote by Pen Densham on fear, madness, and power

Fear not, dear cousin. In madness there is great power

Pen Densham

Source: the movie, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)

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A Quote by unknown on accidents, design, madness, and possessions

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.

unknown

Source: a Chicago newspaper, 1967

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A Quote by Thomas Gray on laughter and madness

And moody madness laughing wild Amid severest woe.

Thomas Gray (1716 - 1771)

Source: On a Distant Prospect of Eton College. Stanza 8.

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A Quote by Theodore Roethke on circumstances, madness, nobility, and soul

What's madness but nobility of soul at odds with circumstance?

Theodore Roethke (1908 - 1963)

Source: "In a Dark Time"

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A Quote by Ted Morgan on army, luxury, and madness

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.

Ted Morgan

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A Quote by Steven Stills on madness

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Speak out. You've got to speak out against the madness

Steven Stills

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on madness and talent

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

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on genius and madness

There is no great genius without a tincture of madness. Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiæ

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: De Tranquillitate Animi, 15.

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on madness

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Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

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A Quote by Sanjay Singh on day, justice, listening, and 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

Sanjay Singh

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