mental illness The Best Quotes About Mental Illness  

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A list of the best mental illness quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous mental illness quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic mental illness quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational mental illness quotes from that same writer.

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It is thus that the few rare lucid well-disposed people who have had to struggle on the earth find themselves at certain hours of the day or night in the depth of certain authentic and waking nightmare states, surrounded by the formidable suction, the formidable oppression of a kind of civic magic which will soon be seen appearing openly in social behavior. Antonin Artaud

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There is no such condition as schizophrenia, but the label is a social fact and the social fact a political event. Ronald David Laing

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Schizophrenia may be a necessary consequence of literacy. Marshall McLuhan

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No further evidence is needed to show that mental illness is not the name of a biological condition whose nature awaits to be elucidated, but is the name of a concept whose purpose is to obscure the obvious. Thomas Szasz

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Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair. Ronald David Laing