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Definition of Insanity


  1. The state of being insane; unsoundness or derangement of mind; madness; lunacy.
  2. Such a mental condition, as, either from the existence of delusions, or from incapacity to distinguish between right and wrong, with regard to any matter under action, does away with individual responsibility.

Insanity Quotations

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Albert Einstein

I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me.
Hunter S. Thompson

In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.
Friedrich Nietzsche

I realize that I live on the bubble of insanity. I feel the weight of human suffering, loneliness and despair on me all the time. It's not getting easier; if anything, it's always right on the edge of my skin.
Erwin McManus

Insanity - a perfectly rational adjustment to an insane world.
R. D. Laing
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Insanity Translations

insanity in German is Wahnsinn, Irrsinn
insanity in Latin is insania
insanity in Norwegian is vannvidd, sinnssykdom
insanity in Spanish is locura
insanity in Swedish is vansinne, sinnessjukdom
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