Quotation Explorer - 'Delusions'

RATIONAL, adj. Devoid of all delusions save those of observation, experience and reflection. - Ambrose Bierce
There are a lot of myths which make the human race cruel and barbarous and unkind. Good and Evil, Sin and Crime, Free Will and the like delusions made to excuse God for damning men and to excuse men for crucifying each other. - Clarence Darrow
A nation is a society united by delusions about its ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbors. - William Ralph Inge
Delusions are hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding insane people living in a backwards world. - Shannon L. Alder
The truth of who you are and what you believe is projected in your behavior. Everything else, either positive or negative, is a mix of stories, lies, delusions, and manipulations. - Steve Maraboli
One must have one's delusions to live. If you look at life too honestly and clearly, life becomes unbearable because it's a pretty grim enterprise, you will admit. - Woody Allen
The most dangerous aspect of your relationships is not your weakness, but your delusions of strength. Self-reliance is almost always a component of a bad relationship. - Timothy S. Lane & Paul David Tripp
There are men who would quickly love each other if once they were speak to each other; for when they spoke they would discover that their souls had only separated by phantoms and delusions.
Strong delusions travel like cold germs on a sneeze. - Stephen King
Delusions of grandeur make me feel a lot better about myself. - Jane Wagner
No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities.. - Christian Nestell Bovee
The final delusion is the belief that one has lost all delusions.
A nation is a society united by delusions about its ancestry and by a common hatred of its neighbors.
Personally I like going places where I don't speak the language, don't know anybody, don't know my way around and don't have any delusions that I'm in control. Disoriented, even frightened, I feel alive, awake in ways I never am at home. - Michael Mewshaw
To know who you are without any delusions or sympathy is a moment of revelation that no one experiences unscathed. (Brom, Eragon) - Christopher Paolini
Always suffer delusions of grandeur with your art. What you are unable to face will never hurt you - Ginnetta Correli
No more lies and speeches of delusions out of the reality of our existence - Mazigh Buzakhar
Behind lay loneliness and delusions. Ahead lay answers, and yes, Riley. So bent double beneath my load, but naked no longer, I followed the two demons deeper into Hell. - Heather Heffner
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