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Definition of Mania

Mania

  1. Violent derangement of mind; madness; insanity. Cf. Delirium.
  2. Excessive or unreasonable desire; insane passion affecting one or many people; as, the tulip mania.

Mania Quotations

Racing is a great mania to which one must sacrifice everything, without reticence, without hesitation.
Enzo Ferrari

I have spent my life going from mania to mania. Somehow it has all paid off.
Ray Bradbury

In an era of parental paranoia, lawsuit mania and testing frenzy, we are failing to inspire our children's curiosity, creativity, and imagination. We are denying them opportunities to tinker, discover, and explore - in short, to play.
Darell Hammond

The mania started with insomnia and not eating and being driven, driven to find an apartment, driven to see everybody, driven to do New York, driven to never shut up.
Patty Duke

Old maids, having never bent their temper or their lives to other lives and other tempers, as woman's destiny requires, have for the most part a mania for making everything about them bend to them.
Honore de Balzac
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Mania Translations

mania in French is manie
mania in German is Wahnsinn
mania in Italian is mania
mania in Swedish is vanvett, vurm, mani