Quotations About / On: CRAZY
I would have gone home to my mother, but I'm not that crazy about my mother.
(Cher (20th century), U.S. entertainer and actoress. As quoted in The Mother Book, by Liz Smith (1978).)
Maybe it's our sky that makes us crazy.
(Kathleen Norris (b. 1947), U.S. poet and farmer. Dakota, ch. 32 (1993).
Norris lived and farmed in rural Lemmon, South Dakota.)
A newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the crazy crazier.
(H.L. (Henry Lewis) Mencken (18801956), U.S. journalist, critic. A Mencken Chrestomathy, ch. 30, p. 625, Knopf (1949).)
Society drives people crazy with lust and calls it advertising.
(John Lahr (b. 1941), U.S. literary and drama critic. Quoted in Guardian (London, August 2, 1989).)
'The idea of perpetual motion becomes a kind of 'eternal conservative' idea so far as realizing the potential of the universe, because a lot of the alternatives look really crazy eventually.'
(- -Nathan Coppedge, May 2016)
“Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.”
After an hectic day when my evening settles down, the crazy smell of beer and the smoky taste of cigarettes reminds me of you...
(love, evening, hectic, drunk, thought)
You may take the crazies out of prison, but you will never take the insanity out of it.
Jesus will return soon and it will be a very crazy day. Thank God I won't be here to witness it.
'So, life is stupid, because it improves for people that don't improve. It stays crazy for people that mean the best.'
(- -Nathan Coppedge, September 2015 (Assorted Notes on Life and Ethos) .)