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I would describe myself as quite sane and lucid, which is why I'm still alive.
I AM what is called a Feminist. Thirty years ago I left a monastery and began a sane human existence. Within two or three years, I find, I was defending the rights of women.
Why do otherwise sane, competent, strong men, men who can wrestle bears or raid corporations, shrink away in horror at the thought of washing a dish or changing a diaper?
My writing always came out of a very personal place, out of an attempt to stay sane.
Alain de Botton
Theatre people, who are an adaptive species, know that to remain sane in the process of production where everyone and his uncle has an opinion about how to fix a show, you must pick the people whose knowledge and taste you trust and stick only to these few. The Tweetocracy is no place to look.
I think war is so incredibly backward, and I don't think it's intelligent, and it's not sane. So why would you want to support it?
For decades in America, there has been an effort to ensure that the rights of those who are not sane are the same as the rights of those who are.
P. J. O'Rourke
I write songs that are like diary entries. I have to do it in order to feel sane.
When the world throws you too much information, the only way you can stay sane or survive is to look for pattern recognition. Amidst all the blurs, is there a constellation that emerges, is there a straight line that's emerging?
An interview will seem very sane to me, and I'll find out that the journalist was laughing out of the side of his mouth half of the time.
Music is my therapy and my straitjacket. Music keeps me sane and keeps my mind on something. It's fragile up there.
I like to get people talking. I am a provocateur, and I do like getting on Twitter and riling people up. You know what, after a while some sane dialogue and sane conclusions come of that kind of thing.
Fortunately, there is a sane equilibrium in the character of nations, as there is in that of men.
No sane man can afford to dispense with debilitating pleasures. No ascetic can be considered reliably sane.
A. J. Liebling
People used to be funny about approaching me, but now they seem to think I'm as sane as anyone who's done what I've done in movies can be.
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Am I afraid of high notes? Of course I am afraid. What sane man is not?
The sane are madder than we think, the mad saner.
If I just swam all day, I'd lose it. That's why I do so many other activities. It keeps me sane.
I think not focusing on money makes you sane because in the long run it can probably drive you crazy.
While in Israel, Mitt Romney said something every sane person knows to be true: There is great cultural and political meaning in the fact that Israel has prospered while the Palestinians have festered.
When do you know you're insane? And when do you known you're sane? I think I treat a fine line between the two. It's a battle to function, but somehow I manage.
Lord keep her safe since you can't keep her sane.
I do what I can to make young people understand that drugs can destroy their lives. I'm the perfect example of what people can accomplish when they have regained a sane body and spirit.
We've got to decide that we want to live in a world that is sane and happy and healthy, and that everyone deserves that.
I try to keep myself as sane and as grounded as possible by surrounding myself with normal people, such as all the friends that I've had from when I was little.
John F. Kennedy
C. S. Lewis
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