Those who are seen dancing are thought insane by those who cannot hear the music. It’s just a matter of finding a way to hear the music.
We all possess the raw material required to commit horrible acts. We just need the right or wrong combination of events to make the raw material combustible.[to Sara]
Sometimes society looks upon people as crazy. It may only mean that they are alienated from their own true natures.
Every new thinker is at first condemned by those for whom change is far more terrifying than a murderer of children.[to Sara]
As an alienist, I treat mental and emotional disorders in my patients, and I try to alleviate their condition. I do not presume to cure them.
The Jesse Pomeroys and Japheth Durys of this world will take their secrets to the grave. But there will be others, I have no doubt. And from them, we might one day learn what compels a man to do evil.