Quotes: derangement

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  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Industrial man -a sentient reciprocating engine having a fluctuating output, coupled to an iron wheel revolving with uniform velocity. And then we wonder why this should be the golden age of revolution and mental derangement.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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    My case is a species of madness, only that it is a derangement of the Volition, and not of the intellectual faculties.
  • Jacques Bossuet
    Jacques Bossuet
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    The worst derangement of the spirit is to believe things because we want them to be so, not because we have seen them for what they are.
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