A sound mind boosts a sound body and these sanity quotes justifies this fact. Here are some of the famous sanity quotations & sayings to make you realize its true essence.

Sanity Quotes

The word sanity refers to rationality of the mind. A person who is reasonable, rational and mentally sound is a sane person. The mental ability to think and reason is what distinguishes a sane person from an insane one. To possess a sound body and a sound mind, you need to be rational and sensible. In this world of chaos and madness, its sanity that helps one to glide through tougher circumstances. Read these famous sanity quotations and sayings to delve deeper into the importance of sanity.

Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death.

- Ayn Rand

A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.

- Henry Ward Beecher

Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men's stupidity, but your talent to their reason.

- Ayn Rand

The only difference between me and a madman is that I'm not mad.

- Salvador Dali

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.

- Erich Fromm

Everything becomes a little different as soon as it is spoken out loud.

- Herman Hesse

Evil is the product of the ability of humans to make abstract that which is concrete.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Art is the human disposition of sensible or intelligible matter for an esthetic end.

- Milan Kundera

Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes.

- Emily Dickinson

All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.

- Voltaire

To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life.

- Thomas More

An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Every man has a sane spot somewhere.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

When you cannot make up your mind which of two evenly balanced courses of action you should take - choose the bolder.

- Ezra Pound

I love things made out of animals. It's just so funny to think of someone saying, 'I need a letter opener. I guess I'll have to kill a deer.

- David Sedaris

The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.

- Ambrose Bierce

One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition.

- Alvin Toffler

I became insane, with long intervals oft sanity.

- Edgar Allan Poe

Liberty is not the power of doing what we like, but the right to do what we ought.

- Lord Acton

I was still interested in the youth rebellion but never-the-less I stopped being a victim. Stopped trying to attack the establishment realizing that it takes too much of your energy.

- Vivienne Westwood

Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another - too often ending in the loss of both.

- Tryon Edwards

I have no shortage of material or offers, it's just a case of what you select to do. But I think it's realistic that my chances of playing Romeo are now over.

- Sean Connery

A fish may love a bird, but where would they live?

- Drew Barrymore

The secret of successful managing is to keep the five guys who hate you away from the four guys who haven't made up their minds.

- Casey Stengel

The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.

- Casey Stengel

I am convinced that the best service a retired general can perform is to turn in his tongue along with his suit and to mothball his opinions.

- Omar N. Bradley

Deficits do not in themselves produce inflation, nor does a balanced budget assure a stable price level.

- William Vickrey

Enthusiasm - a distemper of youth, curable by small doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of experience.

- Ambrose Bierce

When I got out of high school they retired my jersey, but it was for hygiene and sanitary reasons.

- George Carlin

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