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I was born into the most remarkable and eccentric family I could possibly have hoped for.
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.
That so few now dare to be eccentric, marks the chief danger of the time.
John Stuart Mill
Money, like vodka, turns a person into an eccentric.
The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger of the time.
John Stuart Mill
You pretend to be more eccentric than you actually are because you fear you are an interchangeable cog.
I know it's a cliche, but the whole family is just whacked. I mean, we're all out of our minds. They're the funniest, most eccentric bizarre people I've ever met, my siblings.
I love Dolce & Gabbana. I love Versace. I love the crazy, more eccentric stuff.
I was eccentric, even as a kid. I was an early reader, an early talker. I was very curious in a way that maybe the other kids weren't. I was a little more outgoing.
Michael J. Fox
I was doing these performance art pop music pieces in the city. And they were a bit on the eccentric side I suppose. So people started to call me Gaga after the Queen song 'Radio Gaga.'
My parents are very quirky, eccentric. They have their own world.
When I was young, an eccentric uncle decided to teach me how to lie. Not, he explained, because he wanted me to lie, but because he thought I should know how it's done so I would recognise when I was being lied to.
I've always had great respect for Paddington because he is amusingly English and eccentric. He is a great British institution and my generation grew up with the books and then Michael Horden's animations.
If you're poor and you do something stupid, you're nuts. If you're rich and do something stupid, you're eccentric.
I haven't been to rehab, I don't do anything eccentric - I'm really boring.
There are two contrary impulses which govern this man's brain-the one sane, and the other eccentric. They alternate at regular intervals.
When I was losing, they called me nuts. When I was winning they called me eccentric.
People are quite frequently eccentric.
Eccentric behavior is not routinely noticed around a movie set.
I love interesting people with eccentric stories and outsiders of the world.
It's celebrated in British culture to be eccentric.
I have always idolized eccentric people.
I suppose I'm something of an eccentric dresser.
Desperation is the perfume of the young actor. It's so satisfying to have gotten rid of it. If you keep smelling it, it can drive you crazy. In this business a lot of people go nuts, go eccentric, even end up dead from it. Not my plan.
To seek understanding before taking action, yet to trust my instincts when action is called for. Never to avoid danger from fear, never to seek out danger for its own sake. Never to conform to fashion from fear of eccentricity, never to be eccentric from fear of conformity.
The woman poet must be either a sexless, reclusive eccentric, with nothing to say specifically to women, or a brilliant, tragic, tortured suicide.
You're not allowed to be an eccentric in the world, you have to fit it.
My grandmother lived with us for a short time while I was a child. Old people tend to be slightly more eccentric - they can behave the way they want.
I know I have an eccentric, obsessive-compulsive side.
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