In love, no certainty is ultimate... That elementary thing - the feeling that you are loved - must be certified again and again, because one doubt,one mistake razes everything to madness and ecstasy.
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one's designs to one's means.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
Anger is a brief madness.
Madness is rare in individuals - but in groups, parties, nations, and ages it is the rule.
Books have led some to learning and others to madness.
The most beautiful things are those that madness prompts and reason writes.
A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle.
But mathematics is the sister, as well as the servant, of the arts and is touched by the same madness and genius.
I'll give up this sort of touring madness certainly, but music-everything is based on music. No, I'll never stop my music.
It's a kind of madness in cosmopolitan cities now.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
True, we love life, not because we are used to living, but because we are used to loving. There is always some madness in love, but there is also always some reason in madness.
The extreme limit of wisdom, that's what the public calls madness.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
On the steps is a machine-gun ready for action. The square is empty; only the streets that lead into it are jammed with people. It would be madness to go farther - the machine-gun is covering the square.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Too much sanity may be madness and the maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be.
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people.
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.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Money is our madness, our vast collective madness.
Only those things are beautiful which are inspired by madness and written by reason.