The world of men is dreaming, it has gone mad in its sleep, and a snake is strangling it, but it can't wake up.
Help us to recognize your voice, help us not to be allured by the madness of the world, so that we may never fall away from you, O Lord Jesus Christ.
But now I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.
I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.
The world used us as an excuse to go mad.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
If someone were to put a proposition before men bidding them choose, after examination, the best customs in the world, each nation would certainly select its own.
I've really proved that on all surfaces, everywhere in the world, I can win the title. It's been incredible for me from beginning to end.
It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought or action, we should remember our dying and try so to live that our death brings no pleasure on the world.
Since when has the world of computer software design been about what people want? This is a simple question of evolution. The day is quickly coming when every knee will bow down to a silicon fist, and you will all beg your binary gods for mercy.
Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted.
Now more than ever we need to talk to each other, to listen to each other and understand how we see the world, and cinema is the best medium for doing this.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.
The most boring thing in the world? Silence.
There is sorrow in the world, but goodness too; and goodness that is not greenness, either, no more than sorrow is.
Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images; they fight for the same territory.
New York is something awful, something monstrous. I like to walk the streets, lost, but I recognize that New York is the world's greatest lie. New York is Senegal with machines.
There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music.
The world is indebted for all triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.
Let me be accurate in everything, for though you and I have seen some strange things together, you may at the first think that I, Van Helsing, am mad. That the many horrors and the so long strain on nerves has at the last turn my brain.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?
We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality.
A man's interest in the world is only an overflow from his interest in himself.